Call 4: 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 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 make 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 Triest

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

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

Mass spectrometry facility in Trento*

D-SIMS - Dynamic Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry

TOF-SIMS - Time of Flight Mass Spectrometry
PTR-MS - Proton Transfer Reaction Mass Spectrometry

Electron Spin Resonance and Electron Microscopy in Bucharest

HRTEM - High Resolution Transmission Electron Microscopy

EPR - Electron Paramagnetic Resonance

Nuclear Magnetic Resonance in Lubiana

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: