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What makes Research Infrastructures sustainable in the long term?

In a new discussion paper, EIROforum identifies five main criteria that enable Research Infrastructures to be sustainable in the long term and can provide guidance for additional funding commitments.
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Scientific Highlights

Scientific Highlights

Optical lasers: setting the stage for X-ray laser pulses

At X-ray free-electron lasers such as the European XFEL, ultrabright high-intensity laser-like X-ray light is generated using accelerated electrons travelling through special magnetic structures. While the X-ray laser is the star of the show, there are many supporting characters that are also lasers – namely, optical ones. Currently, scientists at European XFEL are preparing specialised laser setups for the scientific instruments and other parts of the facility.
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EIROforum News

EIROforum News

EIROforum Directors General meet at European XFEL

On 23–24 November at its headquarters in Hamburg, European XFEL hosted the EIROforum Directors General Autumn Meeting.

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