Materials design
Controlled thermal expansion
Dirac materials
Silicene allotropes on Ag(111) without Dirac bands
2D semiconductors
Bandstructure in 2D semiconductor heterostructures
Renewable energy
Hybrid solar cells


the synchrotron light source

Scientists from all over the world can access our beamlines by submitting proposals that are evaluated on the basis of pure scientific merit and potential impact.
Beamlines Status Shifts Calendar

the free-electron laser

The next generation light source is ready to open unprecedented opportunities in science, providing the brightest probe to look at ultrafast processes in the matter.
Beamlines Status Shifts Calendar

MIUR International Projects

As multidisciplinary research centre Elettra Sincrotrone Trieste is directly involved in numerous large-scale international projects.

User Area

Assistance to users coming to our facility for conducting proposals approved on the basis of peer review. How to become a user, apply and prepare for beamtime.

Industrial Liaison Office

The Industrial Liaison Office (ILO) manages Technology Transfer and  promotes the use of Laboratory facilities in applied research and for industrial applications.
  • TPES - Workshop on time-resolved Photoelectron Spectroscopy

  • XXIV Users' Meeting: New Frontiers and Advanced Applications of 4th generation light sources

  • XXIV Users' Meeting: Smaller and Faster

  • Rai Italia: Limen racconta Elettra

  • Elettra: two new Indo-Italian beamlines inaugurated today

  • Trieste Next, edizione da record

  • Workshop Alert 2016

  • Science@FELS

  • Agreement between Elettra and IPM Teheran

26 - 27 / 04, 2017 | Trieste, Italy
3rd Beam Diagnostics Forum
07 - 09 / 06, 2017 | Trieste, Italy
Italian Meeting on Raman Spectroscopies and Non Linear Optical Effects
19 - 22 / 09, 2017 | Arcidosso, Italy
International workshop on NOnlinear dynamics and Collective Effects in particle beam physics
24 - 29 / 09, 2017 | Trieste
24th International Congress on X-ray Optics and Microanalysis
02 - 06 / 10, 2017 | Trieste, Italy
the Italian National Conference on the Physics of Matter
Fri 24 Mar, at 10:00 - Seminar Room
Cristian Gambarotti (Department of Chemistry, Materials, Chemical Engineering “Giulio Natta”, Politecnico di Milano, Milano, Italy)
Fri 24 Mar, at 10:30 - Seminar Room
Nadka Tz. Dintcheva (Department of Civil, Environmental, Aerospace, Materials Engineering, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy)
Fri 31 Mar, at 10:30 - Seminar Room
Fulvia Pilat (Jefferson Laboratory, USA)
Friday, 17 March 2017 | Trieste
Wednesday, 8 March 2017 | Roma | Italian version only


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