60 second science: Low temperature

Graham Batey has pioneered the development of refrigerators that can easily reach a few millionths of a degree above absolute zero without using liquid gasses like nitrogen and helium.

Dr Graham Batey from Oxford Instruments NanoScience is the winner of the 2011 Business and Innovation Medal awarded by the Institute of Physics.

About the film

Filmed on location at Oxford Instruments, Tubney Wood, Oxfordshire, UK.

Production company: Orca Media
Client: Institute of Physics

Director: Martyn Bull
Producer: Thomas Delfs
Camera: Steve Allen
Editor: Jacinta Madison
Music: Ram Khatabakhsh
Cast: Graham Batey