For Users

 

Call for regular proposals Petra III at DESY

2020/06/24

till 2020/09/01

Location: Hamburg, Germany (Europe)

Call for proposals for LNLS Manaca beamline

2020/07/13

till 2020/09/30

Location: Campinas, Brazil

HZB Machine Learning Summer School 2020

2020/08/10

till 2020/08/14

Registration closing date: 20.6.20

Location: Virtual

August 10 – 14, 2020 We are happy to announce the first HZB Machine Learning Summer School & Hackathon 2020, which will be held virtual. We want to bring together master and PhD students from computer science/informatics with early career scientists (Ph.D. to early Postdoc) from large-scale facility-based research centers.

1st PSI Condensed Matter Summer Camp 2020

2020/08/17

till 2020/08/20

Location: Virtual

August 17-20, 2020 The PSI Summer Camp 2020 will focus on topological aspects in condensed matter. It will cover keynote lectures on topology, frustrated magnetism, topological band structures, 2D materials, topological superconductivity, skyrmions, the use of topology in applications and out-of-equilibrium phases.

Advanced Light Source User Meeting

2020/08/25

till 2020/08/28

Registration closing date: 19.00 PDT Monday 24th August 2020

Location: Virtual

The 2020 ALS User Meeting will be held Tuesday, August 25, through Friday, August 28. For the first time, the User Meeting will be held VIRTUALLY! Registration is now open–fill out this form by 7:00 PM (PDT) on Monday, August 24, to receive the Zoom details.

SSRL Summer School on Synchrotron X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopy 2020

2020/09/08

till 2020/09/10

Location: Virtual

September 8 – 10, 2020 The three-day session will provide training in XAS and EXAFS theory, experimental design, data acquisition strategies and FEFF based EXAFS data analysis useful to both new and experienced users. To see the full details of what will be covered and registration requirements please click for more information.

Joint Meeting of Polish Synchrotron Radiation Society and SOLARIS Users

2020/09/09

till 2020/09/11

Location: Virtual

September 9 – 11, 2020 Registration for the “Joint Meeting of Polish Synchrotron Radiation Society and SOLARIS Users” is in progress. It will be the first SOLARIS Centre user meeting in history. The conference will consists of sessions with plenary lectures by invited scientists, of oral communications, poster sessions and discussion panels. Due to SARS-CoV-2 … Read more Joint Meeting of Polish Synchrotron Radiation Society and SOLARIS Users

International Beam Instrumentation Conference (IBIC) 2020

2020/09/13

till 2020/09/17

Location: Campinas, Brazil (South America)

The International Beam Instrumentation Conference (IBIC) is dedicated to exploring the physics and engineering challenges is diagnostics and measurement techniques of particle accelerator beams.

International Science@FELs Conference

2020/09/14

till 2020/09/17

Location: Hamburg, Germany (Europe)

This will be the fifth conference in the Science@FELs series, following those in Stockholm in 2018, in Trieste in 2016, at the Paul Scherrer Institute in 2014, and at DESY in 2012. Science@FELs is organised as a regular biannual activity of FELs OF EUROPE, the collaboration of European FEL and SPS Facilities. Science@FELs 2020 will … Read more International Science@FELs Conference

Call for proposals deadline: MAX IV

Date: 2020/09/15

Location: Lund, Sweden (Europe)

Call for proposals deadline: Elettra

Date: 2020/09/15

Location: Trieste, Italy (Europe)

Call for proposals deadline: SLS (non-PX beamlines)

Date: 2020/09/15

Location: Villigen, Switzerland (Europe)

PAL-XFEL Call for R&D beamtime proposals

Date: 2020/09/25

Location: Pohang (Korea)

PAL are encouraging scientists from all over the world to submit proposals for general user beamtime experiments at the PAL-XFEL from August to December 2020. The PAL-XFEL has three experimental stations, two for hard X-ray experiments (XSS: X-ray Scattering and Spectroscopy, NCI: Nano Crystallography and Coherent Imaging) and one for soft X-ray experiments (SSS: Soft X-ray Scattering and Spectroscopy).

78th Pittsburgh Diffraction Society Conference

2020/09/27

till 2020/09/29

Registration closing date: 2020/08

Location: SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Menlo Park, CA / USA (North America)

The Conference is a three day event featuring lecture and poster presentations covering a wide range of subject matter of interest to researchers in chemistry, physics and structural biology. The goal of the conference is to bring together researchers in all areas of fundamental and applied diffraction and crystallographic research to present current topics. The … Read more 78th Pittsburgh Diffraction Society Conference

SSRL and LCLS Users’ Meeting and Workshops

2020/09/28

till 2020/10/10

Location: Virtual

September 28 to October 9, 2020 The joint Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource (SSRL) and Linac Coherent Light Source (LCLS) users’ conference which will be held virtually this year. To facilitate participation by our international user community, we are planning for shorter sessions with time for breakout discussions, primarily scheduled in the mornings and early afternoon … Read more SSRL and LCLS Users’ Meeting and Workshops

Joint SSRL/LCLS Annual Users’ Conference and Workshops

2020/09/29

till 2020/10/02

Location: SLAC National Laboratory, CA / USA (North America)

The Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource (SSRL) and the Linac Coherent Light Source (LCLS) hosted a joint users’ meeting at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratroy. This annual meeting is a unique opportunity to gather together the lightsource community in a single scientific event that includes numerous presentations in plenary, poster and parallel sessions. Participants are able to learn … Read more Joint SSRL/LCLS Annual Users’ Conference and Workshops

Call for proposals deadline: SLS (PX beamlines)

Date: 2020/10/15

Location: Villigen, Switzerland (Europe)

PhotonDiag 2020

2020/10/26

till 2020/10/28

Registration closing date: 31.8.20

Location: Virtual

The deadline for the abstract submissions is the 30th of June 2020. It is our pleasure to announce the new virtual format for the PhotonDiag 2020 conference https://indico.psi.ch/event/7531/ to take place from the 26 to 28 October 2020 at the Paul Scherrer Institute in Switzerland.  Like many other conferences this year, the PhotonDiag 2020 has switched to a … Read more PhotonDiag 2020

30th RAU (Annual Users Meeting)

2020/11/10

till 2020/11/12

Location: Campinas, Brazil (South America)

We are delighted to announce that the 30th RAU (Annual Users Meeting) will take place at the Brazilian synchrotron light source, Sirius, at the new area of the Brazilian Synchrotron Light Laboratory, within the enlarged CNPEM campus, in Campinas – SP.

30th RAU (LNLS Annual Users Meeting)

2020/11/10

till 2020/11/12

Registration closing date: Registration deadline tbc

Location: Virtual

Organized by LNLS/CNPEM, the event will gather researchers who use synchrotron scientific instrumentation to perform experiments in the areas of Materials Science, Energy, Biotechnology, Oil and Gas, Physics, Chemistry and others. The agenda will include online plenaries and parallel sessions, similarly to the presential model, and also an online visit to Sirius, the new Brazilian … Read more 30th RAU (LNLS Annual Users Meeting)

The Third African Synchrotron Light Source Conference (AfLS3) : towards a brighter future

2020/11/16

till 2020/11/21

Registration closing date: 2020/11/04

Location: East African Institute for Fundamental Research, Kigali, Rwanda (Africa)

The third African light source conference will review the light source based science and further progress the vision of an African Light Source. This conference will cover topics that include Medical Sciences, Heritage Sciences, Geosciences, Environmental sciences, Energy Sciences, Nano Sciences, Materials Sciences, Mineral Sciences, Accelerator and Detector Sciences, Competitive Industry, Capacity Building and Infrastructures. … Read more The Third African Synchrotron Light Source Conference (AfLS3) : towards a brighter future

Call for regular proposals FLASH (at DESY)

Date: 2021/01/04

Location: Hamburg, Germany (Europe)

Please note – these will not be until 2021

DESY Photon Science and European XFEL Users’ Meeting 2021

2021/01/27

till 2021/01/29

Location: Hamburg, Germany (Europe)

7th Diffraction Limited Storage Ring (DLSR) Workshop

2021/04/12

till 2021/04/14

Registration closing date: tbc

Location: Lund, Sweden (Europe)

Following the path of the previous meetings, both the technical challenges and the new research opportunities enabled by the new multibend achromat storage rings will be addressed at these two and a half-day workshop. Plenary and parallel oral session in combination with a poster session will focus on the design, construction, commissioning, and operation of … Read more 7th Diffraction Limited Storage Ring (DLSR) Workshop

12th International Particle Accelerator Conference (IPAC21)

2021/05/23

till 2021/05/28

Registration closing date: tbc

Location: Foz do Iguacu, Brazil (South America)

IPAC is the main international event for the particle accelerator community. Over 1200 scientists, engineers, and students from around the world are presented with the most recent results on research and development in particle accelerators, particle colliders, synchrotron light sources,free electron lasers, and associated instrumentation. The event also receives around 100 industry exhibits on related equipment … Read more 12th International Particle Accelerator Conference (IPAC21)

XAFS conference, Sydney, 2021

2021/07/11

till 2021/07/16

Location: Sydney, Australia

The first XAFS conference was held in 1981 and since 2000 they are now organized every three years. The conference focuses on recent advances in synchrotron radiation science and technology in the fields of physics, chemistry, materials science, biology, environmental science and medicine.

Workshop on Resonant Inelastic and Elastic X-ray Scattering 21

2021/08/25

till 2021/08/27

Registration closing date: 2021/06/28

Location: Brookhaven National Lab, Danford's Hotel & Marina, NY / USA (North America)

Name: Workshop on Resonant Inelastic and Elastic X-ray Scattering 2021 Date: August 25–27, 2021 Registration deadline/ link: Jun 28, 2021 https://www.bnl.gov/rixsrexs2020/reg/step1.php Location: Danforts Hotel & Marina, USA hosted by NSLS-II

14th International Conference on Synchrotron Radiation Instrumentation

2021/08/30

till 2021/09/03

Location: Hamburg, Germany (Europe)

After nearly 40 years, the SRI will return to Hamburg, where the first meeting was held in 1982. At that time DORIS was the only operating synchrotron source in Hamburg. The metropolitan area now hosts three unique research facilities: the European XFEL, PETRA III and FLASH at DESY. These three facilities complement each other and open … Read more 14th International Conference on Synchrotron Radiation Instrumentation

XVIII International Small-Angle Scattering Conference

2021/09/13

till 2021/09/18

Registration closing date: tbc

Location: Campinas, Sao Paulo, Brazil (South America)

We are very enthusiastic to present Brazil as the new host of the XVIII International Small-Angle Scattering Conference. Brazil has already hosted this international conference under the chair of Prof Aldo Craievich in 1996. By 2021, the construction of the Brazilian 4th generation synchrotron light source, SIRIUS, will be concluded and the renewed small-angle scattering capabilities … Read more XVIII International Small-Angle Scattering Conference