Other Synchrotron Facilities

Facility Location Next Proposal Deadline
European Synchrotron Radiation Facility (ESRF) Grenoble, France Standard and BAG proposals: 1st March and 10th September each year
SPring-8 Hyogo 679-5148 Japan 2018A General Proposals:
December 7, 2017
Additional Call for 2018A Proposals (BL05XU/BL35XU):
April 17, 2018
Advanced Light Source
Berkeley Lab
1 Cyclotron Road
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Berkeley, CA 94720-8229

General User Proposals:
January-June cycle: 1st Wednesday in September
July-December cycle: 1st Wednesday in March
Approved Program Proposals: January 15 & July 15
RAPIDD can be submitted at any time

National Synchrotron Light Source II
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Brookhaven National Laboratory
743 Brookhaven Avenue
Building 743
Upton, NY 11973-5000
Fall 2018(2018-3) Run Cycle: May 31, 2018
Spring 2019(2019-1) Run Cycle: Sep 30, 2018
Summer 2019(2019-2) Run Cycle: Jan 31, 2019
Standford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource
National Accelerator Laboratory
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
Menlo Park, CA
X-ray/VUV proposals (new or extension): May 1, Aug 1, Nov 1
Macromolecular Crystallography proposals (new or extension): Jul 1, Dec 1, Apr 1
Linac Coherent Light Source
National Accelerator Laboratory
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
Menlo Park, CA
Regular proposals: Feb 08, 2018
DSC proposals: Mar 02, 2018
National Synchrotron Radiation Research Center (NSRRC) 101 Hsin-Ann Road
Hsinchu Science Park
Hsinchu 30076, Taiwan
1st Cycle (Jan-Apr): September 30
2nd Cycle (May-Aug):January 31
3rd Cycle (Sep-Dec):May 31
Pohang Accelerator Laboratory (PAL) 37673 80 Jigokro-127-beongil
Nam-gu, Pohang, Gyeongbuk, Korea
PAL-XFEL beamtime between Aug and Dec 2018:
Apr 02, 2018
Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron Photon Science (DESY) DESY Photon Science User Office
PETRA III Experimental Hall "Max von Laue" / L106 Notkestr. 85
PETRA III Regular Proposals (Sep-Dec 2019 Run): Mar 1, 2018
FLASH Proposals (Jan-Jun 2019 Run): Apr 04, 2018
MAX IV Laboratory MAX IV Laboratory
Fotongatan 2
225 94 Lund, Sweden
BioMAX/HIPPIE/NanoMAX (Cycle Autumn 2018-Spring 2019):
Call for general proposals will be in Mar-Apr 2018
Cornell High Energy Synchrotron Source(CHESS) CHESS/Wilson Lab
161 Synchrontron Drive
Cornell University
Ithace, NY 14853
Run Feb 7-Apr 3: December 01, 2017
Run Apr 11-Jun 4:February 1, 2018
European XFEL European XFEL GmbH
Holzkoppel 4
22869 Schenefeld
Run May and June 2018: November 16, 2017