User access

Want to become a MAX IV user? Apply for beamtime!

MAX IV is happy to welcome researchers from all over the world to come to Lund and perform experiments using synchrotron x-rays at our various beamlines.

In the User Access section of our web you will find all the information you need in order to apply for beamtime through the Standard peer-reviewed access modes in our application system called “DUO”. You will also learn what you must do once you have been accepted, and what tasks to perform after your beamtime ended.

MAX IV User Guide

As mentioned there are a lot of things to think about when applying for a beamtime at MAX IV, so we created this handy guide to help you!

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Think safety

Act safely

Learn all about the different safety measures through our MAX IV Safety Handbook.

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