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Elettra Call for Proposals

The next deadline for submission of proposals for beamtime allocation from July 1st to December 31st, 2021 has been extended to:

  • March 18th, 2021

On-line submission using the Virtual Users Office at the following URL: https://vuo.elettra.trieste.it/.


Publications and feedback for CALIPSOplus, CALIPSO and Biostruct-X

CALIPSO European Project has expired on May 31st, 2015, and Biostruct-X expired on February 28th, 2016.  We kindly remind all previously supported users to a) fill the on-line EC questionnaire about Transnational Access support and b) quote CALIPSO and Biostruct-X in any publication derived from supported experiments.

If a publication derives from a EU funded proposal an acknowledgement to the EC should be present. For the proper wording, please refer to the link: http://www.elettra.eu/userarea/eu-support.html

CALIPSOplus EU Support

Elettra is part of the consortium of European synchrotrons and FELs that has applied for an Horizon2020 project which has been approved and allows Transnational Access travel expenses to be reimbursed. Please indicate in the proposal form if you require financial support (tick box "Travel support request”) and if this support is crucial (tick box “crucial”).
IMPORTANT: CALIPSOplus now includes support to all beamlines previsouly available under FP7-CALIPSO and FP7-BioStruct-X projects. 

!PLEASE NOTE!: In the framework of the CALIPSOplus project, in order to to offer a better service to our users, all European synchrotrons and free electron lasers have agreed upon a common list of proposal labels. Therefore, some labels in the proposal format have been changed with respect to the past calls. More info at: http://www.wayforlight.eu/en/users/spf/

IT Support

Funding for Italian Users become has become available in the second semester of 2017. Please indicate in the proposal form if you require financial support (tick box "Travel support request”) and if this support is crucial (tick box “crucial). 

ICTP Programme at Elettra

The ICTP-ELETTRA Users Programme is offering access to the synchrotron radiation facility ELETTRA in Trieste in the years 2002-2021 to scientists who are citizens of developing countries and work in those countries. Up to an annual total of 1500 hours can be made available within this programme for beamtime applications at any of the existing ELETTRA beamlines. For more information, please check the website http://www.elettra.trieste.it/userarea/ictp-elettra-users-programme.html

Last Updated on Friday, 12 March 2021 12:11