All agreements have now been signed, and the construction of the ForMAX instrument at MAX IV is starting. This is a result of co-investments made by the Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation and the Swedish forest industry. The decision by the foundation to provide 100 MSEK for setting up the instrument was made in 2017,
We are pleased to announce the first ForMAX User Workshop on the 23rd of January, 2018. MAX IV has together with academic and industrial partners recently secured funding for the construction of ForMAX – a combined scattering and imaging beamline for structural characterization of complex materials from atomic/molecular to mm length scales. A special focus
MAX IV Laboratory has received 100 million SEK from Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation for the investment in a new beamline, ForMAX, designed to serve both academia and industry. The new beamline is tailor-made for solving research questions related to materials from wood and will be a part of the transition to a bioeconomy.