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Visiting IBM Research @ Hartree

IBM Research
The Hartree Centre STFC Laboratory
Sci-Tech Daresbury Warrington
Warrington WA4 4AD
UK

www.hartree.stfc.ac.uk

GPS coordinates: 53.344661, -2.638233

By road

The Hartree Centre is approximately equidistant from Warrington and Runcorn town centres in the north west of England. The Hartree Centre is approximately 1 mile along the A56, in the north easterly direction, from junction 11 of the M56 motorway.

By air

Manchester and Liverpool John Lennon international airports are approximately a 30 minute drive away from the Hartree Centre. Taxis are available upon arrival from both airports. Rail travel to Warrington and Runcorn railway stations is also possible from both airports.

Manchester Airport

Liverpool John Lennon Airport

By train

Regular train services pass through Runcorn, Warrington Bank Quay and Warrington Central stations. Please check railway time tables for details. Local bus services and taxis are available for transfers to the Hartree Centre from these stations. It is approximately a 15 minute transfer from these stations by taxi to the Hartree Centre.

National Rail Enquiries

By bus

Bus services connect the Daresbury laboratory campus, where the Hartree Centre is located, to local towns and railway connections. Timetables are below.

200 Runcorn Station - Murdishaw - Runcorn Employment Sites timetable

X30 Warrington - Halton Lea - Chester via Daresbury - Beechwood - Sutton Weaver - Frodsham

By foot or bike

Changing facilities and bike shelters are available.

Videos

Michael Gleaves, Deputy Director of the STFC Hartree Centre

Background of the the Hartree Centre, working in partnership with IBM Research.

How the centre collaborates with IBM Research to deliver value to UK industry.

How the Innovation Return on Research (IROR) programme is creating valuable digital assets in collaboration with IBM Research.

How the Hartree Centre is working in collaboration with IBM Research to deliver sustainable profitability to UK companies through high performance technologies, innovation projects and digital assets.

How the Innovation Return on Research (IROR) programme is using simulation and modelling to build virtual products in collaboration with IBM Research.

How enabling technologies underpin the entire Innovation Return on Research (IROR) collaboration with IBM Research.

How the Innovation Return on Research (IROR) programme is using IBM PAIRS to manage large geo-spatial data sets and create agricultural proofs of concept (POCs) in collaboration with IBM Research.

How the Innovation Return on Research (IROR) programme is helping to design new products and materials in collaboration with IBM Research.

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