A delegation from the Latvian Ministry of Education and Science participated in a study visit to Institut Laue-Langevin (ILL) and European Synchrotron Research Facility (ESRF) to learn about scientific possibilities in neutron and X-ray research, and the variety of aspects of international collaboration related to large-scale facilities.
More than 100 participants from universities, industry and research facilities ensured a full house when the annual conference ‘Danish Instruments for Big Science’ (DIBS) was held at the Technical University of Denmark (DTU) on 23 January.
A team who is part of the SINE2020 e-tools WP launched the first version of MCPL - Monte Carlo Particle Lists. This new, open source format makes it simpler to interchange particle-state information data between popular Monte Carlo simulation packages, making the work of developers more efficient.
Building a world-leading research facility as large and advanced as the ESS requires a high level of standardisation for the involved parties to collaborate as successfully as possible. Having many experienced partners on board, the ESS Central Engineering Team has a unique pool of best practice experience to draw from.
The Dutch Permanent Committee for Large-Scale Scientific Infrastructures announced today that ESS has been included in the National Roadmap. The strategic document brings the Netherlands one step closer to full membership in the European Spallation Source ERIC.
On November 28-30, a delegation of Danish and Swedish representatives from industry and regional organisations participated in a study trip to the Harwell Science Campus near Oxford, United Kingdom, which is part of the Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC).