School of GeoSciences

Contact the UK Biochar Research Centre

Contact details and information on access to the UK Biochar Research Centre for staff, students and visitors.

Our small, medium and large pyrolysis units are available for use by:

  • Students and staff at the University of Edinburgh ​
  • Students and staff from other universities
  • Other external users such as research bodies or commercial organisations

Important information

  • Access is subject to availability.
  • Prices may vary depending on work involved. 
  • Prospective users should contact the facility to discuss requirements and costs involved. 
  • Staff and students within the School of GeoSciences must complete a technical request form.

For the wider University and all external users: 

  • Please contact the facility to discuss availability, as well as analytical requirements and charging information.  

For staff and students in the School of GeoSciences: 


Contact and location

For more information or to access our facility resources, we encourage you to visit our UK Biochar Research Centre website for more details.

UK Biochar Research Centre website


Do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions or require any further information not available on our facility website.

Dr Ondrej Masek Reader in Engineering Systems

Address: Crew Building, School of GeoSciences, University of Edinburgh, Alexander Crum Brown Road Edinburgh  EH9 3FF


The UK Biochar Research Centre is located within the School of GeoSciences at the King's Buildings campus, University of Edinburgh. 

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