* 1. Please select your status

* 2. Please select your discipline

* 3. Do you believe that there is a market for computer programmes which simulate expensive scientific instrumentation?

* 4. Would you consider buying a fluorescence lifetime spectrometer simulator?

* 5. The purchase price of a fluorescence lifetime spectrometer simulator is £1,000 per experiment. Given that the cost of a real instrument is ca £80,000, is the simulator price

* 6. Does your faculty experience any difficulties in scheduling laboratory equipment? (Mark as many as appropriate).

* 7. Would it be of interest to you, to have further simulators developed for other laboratory experiments in the syllabus?

* 8. If you answered yes to Q7 please place the following in order of preference on a scale of 1-5. (5 being of most interest 1 of least interest).