Call 5: Facilities

CERIC-ERIC facilities providing free and open access in the present call are located in 7 countries: Austria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Italy, Romania and Slovenia. For more info, download the brochure here

For a complete overview of the infrastructures managed by each partner, please visit CERIC-ERIC partners websites. If you feel that your research might benefit from other facilities existing at partner sites but not yet included in CERIC, please send us a scientifically motivated request and we will do our best to include them in future calls.

Facilities providing access only to multiple instrument proposals:

Neutron research beamlines in Budapest

BIO - Biological irradiation facility

TOF - Time-of-flight diffractometer

MTEST - Material test diffractometer

PGAA - Prompt gamma activation analysis

PSD - Neutron diffractometer with a Position Sensitive Detector system

SANS - Small angle neutron scattering diffractometer

RNAA k0- Neutron activation analysis

GINA - Neutron reflectometer with polarisation option

TAST - Thermal neutron three-axis spectrometer and neutron holographic instrument

RAD - Thermal radiography station

Synchrotron radiation beamlines in Trieste

BaDElPh - Band Dispersion and Electron-Phonon coupling

IUVS - Inelastic scattering with ultraviolet radiation

Materials Science

MCX - Materials Characterisation by X-ray diffraction


Esca Microscopy

SISSI - Synchrotron Infrared Source for Spectroscopy and Imaging

SAXS-Small Angle X-ray Scattering

SYRMEP - SYnchrotron Radiation for MEdical Physics

XRD1- X-ray Diffraction


XAFS - X-ray absorption spectroscopy

SuperESCA - High resolution core-level photoemission spectroscopy

TwinMic - Soft X-ray Transmission and Emission Microscope

BEAR* - Bending magnet for Emission, Absorption and Reflectivity beamline

GasPhase* - Gas Phase Photoemission

Facilities providing access to multiple and also to single instrument proposals:

DXRL - Deep X-ray lithography synchrotron radiation beamline in Triest

SISSI_Offline- Offline Infrared Source for Spectroscopy and Imaging

IUVS_Offline - Offline inelastic scattering with ultraviolet radiation

Laboratory scattering facility in Graz

DLS - Dynamic Light Scattering

SAXS Lab Small Angle X-ray scattering facility in Graz

SLS - Static Light Scattering

Tandem accelerator facility in Zagreb

Nuclear microprobe

TOF-ERDA- Time-of-flight Elastic Recoil Detection Analysis

RBS channeling - Dual beam irradiation and Rutherford backscattering Channeling

Irradiation - Irradiation and Detector Testing

PIXE/RBS/PIGE - Particle induced x-ray emission and Rutherford backscattering

Surface science laboratory in Prague

XPD - X-ray Photoelectron Diffraction

FESEM - Field Emission Scanning Electron Microscope
NAP XPS - Near Ambient Pressure X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy

Electron spin resonance and electron microscopy in Bucharest

HRTEM - High Resolution Transmission Electron Microscopy

EPR - Electron Paramagnetic Resonance

Nuclear magnetic resonance facility in Ljubljana

David - 800 MHz NMR spectrometer

Magic - 600 MHz NMR spectrometer

Lara - 600 MHz NMR spectrometer

Odie and Ajax - 300 MHz NMR spectrometers

(*) This facility is offered on a trial basis. If highly requested, it may be evaluated by the international evaluation committee and the users' response could be an important additional element for its incorporation in CERIC-ERIC.

For further information please contact CERIC user office: