Elettra Sincrotrone Trieste is a multidisciplinary research center of excellence, open to the international research community, specialized in generating high quality synchrotron and free-electron laser light and applying it in materials and life sciences.

Top Stories

a novel 2D material for electrochemistry, photochemistry and gas sensing
Quantum Physics
Rabi dynamics in a 2-level system at XUV wavelength
2D Materials
Enigmatic Dirac fermions in graphene
2D Materials
Spin-resolved band-structure of graphene on ferromagnetic support


What's New

InCIMa4: How to shorten the distance between business and cutting-edge scientific facilities
Elettra Fellows 2022 to Prof. K. Horn and Mme Prof.ssa M.N.Piancastelli
Elettra joins the TRIESTE NEXT Science research festival
Quaestor of Trieste Ostuni visits Elettra
XVI School on Synchrotron Radiation “Gilberto Vlaic” in Trieste
PhD students in quantum optics visit Elettra
In Trieste the 4th Joint AIC-SILS Conference
The ReMade@ARI project kicks off. Elettra Sincrotrone Trieste among the research centres involved
We are part of the European Researchers' Night - SHARPER 2022
A Sua Immagine filming an episode in Trieste

XVI School on Synchrotron Radiation “Gilberto Vlaic”: Fundamentals, Methods and Applications logo
19 - 30 / 09, 2022 | Muggia, Italy
XVI School on Synchrotron Radiation “Gilberto Vlaic”: Fundamentals, Methods and Applications
3rd Photon and Neutron EOSC Symposium ONLINE & onsite logo
18 / 10, 2022 | Brno, Czech Republic
3rd Photon and Neutron EOSC Symposium ONLINE & onsite


The synchrotron light source ELETTRA

Elettra Machine link 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 machine status icon (User Dedicated) Shifts Calendar

The free-electron laser FERMI

Fermi Machine link 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 machine status icon (Shutdown) Shifts Calendar

MUR International Projects

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

Industrial Liaison Office

Industrial Liaison Office link The Industrial Liaison Office (ILO) manages Technology Transfer and  promotes the use of Laboratory facilities in applied research and for industrial applications.

User Area

User Area link 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.

Strategic Partnerships

ceric link IAEA link ICTP link CEI link


fels of europe link LaserLab Europe link Leaps link lightsources.org link
wayforlight.eu link Trieste city of knowledge link    

European Territorial Cooperation programmes

interreg Italia-Austria link interreg Italia-Slovenia link    
Last Updated on Friday, 30 September 2022 18:01