Our facilities


ANSTO has a range of research facilities and expertise used for applying nuclear science to a diverse range of environmental issues.     



ANTARES Accelerator


The accelerator provides ion beams with energies from 5 to 100 MeV, depending on the ion species, with beam intensities up to a few microampers. Discover More.


ANTARES with scientist Cohen


STAR Accelerator


The 2MV Tandetron STAR accelerator can produce a wide range of light and medium weight ions, with energies from a few hundreds of keV to 4 MeV, and are used for a diverse range of activities. Discover More.

STAR Accelerator



Other Facilities

Environmental Isotope Laboratory

AMS Graphitisation Laboratory

Malvern Laser Particle Sizer

Low and Medium Level Radiochemsitry Laboratory

Tritium Laboratory

Isotope Ratio Mass Spectrometer (IRMS)

Ion Chromatographer (IC)

Inductively Coupled Plasma Atomic Emission Spectrometer (ICP-AES)

Induced Couple Plasma Mass Spectrometer (ICP-MS)



Key Contact:



Locked Bag 2001, Kirrawee DC NSW 2232, Australia

Phone: + 61 2 9717 9216

Fax: + 61 2 9717 3599