Current CALL – DEADLINE EXTENDED

Call open: 22 March 2021

Call close: EXTENDED until 20 April 2021 

Beamtime cycle: August 2021 until June 2022 (upon agreement with the corresponding beamline). 
NOTE!: If the above beamtime cycle doesn’t fit with your current academic calendar we are happy to hear from you to find out a better arrangement.

Please find below more details and tips on how to proceed
Feel free to contact Ana Labrador by email or phone +46 766 32 33 28, if you are interested or have further questions on such user and beamline cooperative experience.


The training and education beamtime is relevant in the context of a university course, a training workshop or some other activity that could benefit from training and education beamtime at MAX IV, Here is the form that must be completed, uploaded and submitted from the DUO System.

For more details on how to apply, see below our suggestions.

How to proceed to apply for Training and education beamtime
:

1) Have a look to the Training and education form to be aware of the input we need to collect from you.

2) Contact MAX IV, through the user office or the beamline staff,  in good time in order to initiate discussions to:

  • agree on which beamline would be best suited for your needs,
  • establish what kind of experiment is suited for the course/workshop,
  • what amount of beamtime is required,
  • how much support from the staff is needed,
  • the time frame in which the course will take place.
  • any aspects connected to the expectations from the activity, the plan for the practical implementation or its feasibility.

 

3) Login into the DUO System to submit your Training and education proposal. This access modality is implemented in DUO since 2021.

 


Training and education beamtime proposals procedure:

  • There are two Training and education beamtime calls per year:
    • spring call for beamtime to take place between the current year August and the following year July (August – July)
    • autumn call for beamtime to take place between the following year January and December (January – December)
  • The proposals will be evaluated by the stablished review panel
  • Results will be communicated to the proposer no later than 6 weeks after the call closes.
  • Participants, samples, safety protocols such as safety training and scheduling of beamtime will be administered through the DUO system.
  • The list of training and education proposal and beamtime will be listed on the web.

 

The MAX IV Laboratory can dedicate 2 % of its overall beamtime to the MAX IV Educational Platform.

Feel free to contact Ana Labrador by email or phone +46 766 32 33 28, if you are interested or have further questions on such user and beamline cooperative experience.