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Introduction to Synchrotron and XFEL Radiation – Techniques and Applications

2022/04/11
till 2024/04/30
Registration closing date: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Location: Online

A new massive-open-online course (MOOC) offered by the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) via the edX platform will be published on 11th April 2022. Subscription possible any time (even before publication). Audit track subscription: Course available for six weeks after first access. First possible access date: 11.04.2022. Verified track subscription: Unlimited access after subscription  

Call for proposals deadline: MAX IV

2022/08/01
till 2023/02/28
All-day event
Location: Lund, Sweden (Europe)

Submission deadline 2022-03-14 23:59 CET

ALS call for general user proposals

2023/01/01
till 2023/06/30
All-day event
Location: Advanced Light Source, Bay Area, California, USA

Proposal deadline: Proposals are accepted until 11:59 pm, Pacific Time Zone on Wednesday 7th September 2022. General users are granted beam time through a peer-review proposal process. They may use beamlines and endstations provided by the ALS or the Participating Research Team (PRT) that operates the beamline. January–June 2023 operating cycle

Canadian Light Source – call for proposals

2023/01/01
till 2023/06/30
All-day event
Location: Canadian Light Source

Users can access beamtime through a number of different mechanisms, including Peer-Reviewed Access, Puchased Access, Rapid Access, and Beamteam Access. Submit a new proposal or beamtime request by August 24 at 12pm (noon) CST. January – June 2023

SwissFEL call for proposals

2023/01/01
till 2023/06/30
All-day event
Location: SwissFEL

Call for proposals for the Alvra and Bernina instrument at the Aramis hard X-ray line and for Maloja instrument at the Athos soft X-ray line. Please consult the following websites to obtain general information about the call and about the status of the available instruments: https://www.psi.ch/swissfel/calls =========================================================================== The DEADLINE for the submission of beam time … Read more SwissFEL call for proposals

Swiss Light Source (SLS) – call for proposals for non-PX beamlines

2023/01/01
till 2023/09/30
All-day event
Location: Swiss Light Source

Deadline for proposal submission: 15 September 2022 / midnight (CEST) This call for proposals covers the beamtime from Jan 2023 to Oct 2023, i.e., over nine rather than six months and is the last call for proposals before the long shutdown to upgrade the SLS. Assuming that supply chains and related issues do not deteriorate … Read more Swiss Light Source (SLS) – call for proposals for non-PX beamlines

PAL-XFEL Call for Protein Crystal Screening Proposals 

2023/01/01
till 2023/06/30
All-day event
Location: Pohang Accelerator Lab, Korea

The protein crystal screening (PCS) beamtime at the PAL-XFEL is open for domestic scientists who are willing to judge a crystal quality prior to the macromolecular crystallography experiments at not only XFEL but synchrotron facilities. 

PAL-XFEL Call for general user beamtime proposals

2023/01/12
till 2023/06/30
All-day event
Location: Pohang Accelerator Lab, Korea

PAL-XFEL Call for proposal : by September 26, 2022, Beamtime Service Period : January 12~June 30, 2023 We encourage scientists from all over the world to submit proposals for general user beamtime experiments at the PAL-XFEL from January to June 2023. The PAL-XFEL has three beamlines, two for hard X-ray experiments (XSS: X-ray Scattering and … Read more PAL-XFEL Call for general user beamtime proposals

Advanced Photon Source – 2023-1 Call for Proposals

2023/01/31
till 2023/04/17
All-day event
Location: Argonne National Laboratory, Lemont, IL

Submission Deadline: October 28, 2022 2023-1Cycle Dates: January 31, 2023 – April 17, 2023

BESSY II – Call for proposals 2023-I

2023/02/01
till 2023/07/31
All-day event
Location: BESSY-II, Berlin, Germany

New users are always welcome. The HZB User Coordination is the major point of contact for all current and prospective users of the HZB user facility BESSY II. Please do not hesitate to contact us for administrative help or support. Together with the HZB instrument scientists we can help you with your beamtime application or … Read more BESSY II – Call for proposals 2023-I

ESRF User Meeting 2023

2023/02/06
till 2023/02/08
All-day event
Location: ESRF (with hybrid plenary)

The User Meeting organisers are delighted to welcome users back onsite for the next edition, to be held in Grenoble from 6 to 8 February 2023. Given the popularity of the two past online meetings with participation from students from all over the world, it has been decided to organise the plenary of the User Meeting … Read more ESRF User Meeting 2023

“Critical Materials and Life Cycle Management: The Example of Rare Earths – Curse or Blessing?”

2023/02/06
till 2023/02/08
All-day event
Location: DESY, Hamburg

Rare Earth Elements (REE) are used in a wide range of applications, e.g. permanent magnets and accelerators, for wind turbines, in chemical industries and many more, but the socio- economical impact of mining and processing is disastrous. Recycling and thus recovery of these materials are not yet established on an industrial scale. In our workshop we are … Read more “Critical Materials and Life Cycle Management: The Example of Rare Earths – Curse or Blessing?”

ExPaNDS topic based webinars – Life Sciences

Date: 2023/02/20
Registration closing date: 4:00 pm
Location: Online (16:00 GMT)

ExPaNDS is the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) Photon and Neutron Data Service. Our ambitious ExPaNDS project is a collaboration between 10 national Photon and Neutron Research Infrastructures (PaN RIs) as well as EGI. Our final webinar series will provide a great opportunity to showcase some outcomes of our grant to the PaN facility user … Read more ExPaNDS topic based webinars – Life Sciences

ExPaNDS topic based webinars – Cultural Heritage Sciences

Date: 2023/02/21
Registration closing date: 4:00 pm
Location: Online

ExPaNDS is the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) Photon and Neutron Data Service. Our ambitious ExPaNDS project is a collaboration between 10 national Photon and Neutron Research Infrastructures (PaN RIs) as well as EGI. Our final webinar series will provide a great opportunity to showcase some outcomes of our grant to the PaN facility user … Read more ExPaNDS topic based webinars – Cultural Heritage Sciences

ExPaNDS topic based webinars – Tomography/Imaging

Date: 2023/02/22
Registration closing date: 2:30 pm
Location: Online

ExPaNDS is the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) Photon and Neutron Data Service. Our ambitious ExPaNDS project is a collaboration between 10 national Photon and Neutron Research Infrastructures (PaN RIs) as well as EGI. Our final webinar series will provide a great opportunity to showcase some outcomes of our grant to the PaN facility user … Read more ExPaNDS topic based webinars – Tomography/Imaging

Light for Ukraine – synchrotron workshop at SOLARIS

2023/02/23
till 2023/02/24
All-day event
Location: Online

SOLARIS National Synchrotron Radiation Centre in Krakow, together with the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, are organizing a meeting called “Light for Ukraine – synchrotron workshop at SOLARIS” which will be held on 23-24th February 2023 as an online event. The workshop aims to establish scientific collaboration, exchange concepts of future developments, and discuss research areas that … Read more Light for Ukraine – synchrotron workshop at SOLARIS

ESRF proposals for beamtime – March to July 2023

2023/03/01
till 2023/07/31
All-day event
Location: ESRF

Next deadline for submission of Standard proposals and BAG proposals: Monday 12th September 2022 (Review Committees: 28, 29 October 2022).

AAAS Annual Meeting: Science for Humanity

2023/03/02
till 2023/03/05
All-day event
Location: Washington DC, USA, and online

The 2023 AAAS Annual Meeting will take place in Washington, D.C. and online, March 2-5. See Plenary and Topical Lectures, Scientific Sessions, Workshops, and more, highlighting the importance of our multiplicity.

Photon Factory Call for Proposals

2023/04/01
till 2023/08/31
All-day event
Location: Photon Factory at KEK, Japan

Photon Factory welcomes an application of research proposals from all over the world. The due dates of the proposal submission are set twice a year (May and November) except for U, P and S1 categories. This call’s deadline is Wednesday November 9th at 13:00 (in Japanese Standard Time)

ALBA Call for Cryo-EM proposals 2023-I

2023/04/01
till 2023/06/30
All-day event
Location: ALBA, Barcelona, Spain

The Call for proposals for the Express Call 2023-I cycle for the EM01-Cryo-TEM is now open. Deadline for proposals is 17th February at 14:00 Barcelona time Information about the specifics of the Cryo-TEM can be obtained at the following link: https://www.albasynchrotron.es/en/instrumentation.

LEAPS Meets Life Sciences Conference

2023/05/14
till 2023/05/19
All-day event
Location: Elba Island, Italy

The second LEAPS Conference aims to bring together the latest achievements from the Life Sciences user community with those from synchrotron radiation source development and instrumentation. The focus of the second LEAPS Conference will be the opportunities emerging from the Life Sciences R&D. This conference will showcase where today and future synchrotron radiation contributes to … Read more LEAPS Meets Life Sciences Conference

Call for user beamtime proposals at the Australian Synchrotron

2023/05/31
till 2023/08/31
All-day event
Location: Australian Synchrotron

Merit Access for beamlines at the Australian Synchrotron – Proposal round deadlines Dates subject to change2023-2: User beamtime late May to August 2023 This call for proposals closes on the 31 January 2023. Users will be notified from mid-April

Ultrafast X-ray Summer School (UXSS) 2023

2023/06/12
till 2023/06/16
All-day event
Location: DESY, Hamburg, Germany

The Ultrafast X-ray Summer School (UXSS) 2023 will take place in-person at DESY in Hamburg, Germany, 12-16 June 2023. UXSS is an annual event jointly organized by the Center for Free-Electron Laser Science (CFEL) at DESY, Hamburg, Germany, the Stanford PULSE institute at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Menlo Park, California, USA and Paul Scherrer Institute … Read more Ultrafast X-ray Summer School (UXSS) 2023

BESSY@HZB User Meeting 2023

2023/06/22
till 2023/06/23
All-day event
Location: Location: HZB and WISTA conference center, Berlin, Germany

This year’s User Meeting at BESSY will take place in summer and on site.

Call for regular proposals: European X-Ray Free-Electron Laser Facility (European XFEL)

2023/07/01
till 2023/11/30
All-day event
Location: European XFEL

10th Call for Proposals for User Experiments: Regular Proposals (including Cross-Instrument Use) and Sample and Protein Crystal Screening Proposals. The 10th call for regular proposals at the European X-Ray Free-Electron Laser Facility (European XFEL) is open until Friday, 09 December 2022, at 16:00 (local Hamburg/Schenefeld time / Central European Time – CET) for the seven scientific instruments planned to be … Read more Call for regular proposals: European X-Ray Free-Electron Laser Facility (European XFEL)

BESSY II – Call for beamtime proposals

2023/07/01
till 2023/12/31
All-day event
Location: HZB, Berlin

The HZB User Coordination kindly invites you to submit proposals for round 2023-II for the synchrotron facility BESSY II. Beamtime will be allocated in the time period July 2023 to December 2023 (week 28 to 49). Deadline: 1 March 2023, 23:59 (CET)

Elettra call for proposals

2023/07/01
till 2023/12/31
All-day event
Location: Elettra, Trieste, Italy

Deadline 15th March, 2022 For proposals eligible for the user period starting from July 1st to December 31st, 2022

ALBA Call for beamtime proposals 2023-II

2023/07/01
till 2023/12/31
All-day event
Location: ALBA, Barcelona, Spain

The Call for proposals for 2023-II cycle is now open. This call covers experiments from July 2023 to December 2023. The deadline for proposal submission is February 28th at 14:00 Barcelona time

HZB International Summer Student Programme 2023

2023/07/03
till 2023/08/25
All-day event
Location: HZB, Berlin, Germany

Each summer HZB offers 20 undergraduate students an eight-week summer student programme. International students can get the chance to work on their own research project in close cooperation with HZB scientists in the fields of Photon Science, Photovoltaics, Solar Cells/Catalysis, Electrochemical Energy Storage, Quantum and Functional Materials and Accelerator research

Pan American Light Sources for Agriculture (PALSA)  

2023/07/12
till 2023/07/14
All-day event
Location: CHESS, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, USA

PALSA 2023 is the third installment of an international series jointly organized by CLS, LNLS, and CHESS to showcase applications, advances, and capabilities for applying state-of-the-art synchrotron-based tools to the most critical problems in fundamental and applied agricultural science.

25th National School on Neutron and X-ray Scattering (NXS)

2023/08/06
till 2023/08/18
All-day event
Location: Mix of Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s Spallation Neutron Source & High Flux Isotope Reactor, Argonne’s Advanced Photo Source, Hybrid and Virtual

The 25th National School on Neutron and X-ray Scattering (NXS) will take place from August 6-18, 2023, jointly conducted by Argonne National Laboratory (ANL) and Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL). The main purpose of NXS is to educate graduate students in the use of major neutron and x-ray facilities. sources.

Call for beamtime proposals

2023/10/01
till 2024/03/31
All-day event
Location: Diamond Light Source, Oxfordshire UK

The next submission for proposals for AP34 is open. The AP covers the period October 2023 – March 2024.

International Conference on Tomography of Materials and Structures (ICTMS) for 2024

2024/07/01
till 2024/07/05
All-day event
Location: Stellenbosch, South Africa

Save the dates! The 6th International Conference on Tomography of Materials and Structures (ICTMS) will be held from 1-5 July 2024 in person in Stellenbosch, South Africa. This event will bring together an international group of scientists, from universities, research organisations and industry, to discuss a broad range of issues related to the use of … Read more International Conference on Tomography of Materials and Structures (ICTMS) for 2024

14th International Conference on Synchrotron Radiation Instrumentation (SRI) 2024

2024/08/26
till 2024/08/30
All-day event
Location: Hamburg (Germany)

The international Conference on Synchrotron Radiation Instrumentation (SRI) is a successful conference series continuing for nearly 40 years, organised by the community of worldwide synchrotron radiation (SR) and X-ray free electron laser (XFEL) facilities. The last conference in 2022 (postponed from 2021) was hosted by Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron (DESY) and the European XFEL from 28 March … Read more 14th International Conference on Synchrotron Radiation Instrumentation (SRI) 2024