The next DEADLINE for the submission of beam time requests for the Swiss spallation neutron source ‘SINQ’ will be May 15, 2015, midnight (—>> deadline EXTENDED to May 18th).
Proposals can be submitted for the beam time period II/15 between 01/09/2015 and 23/12/2015.
New users are kindly asked to contact the instrument responsibles before submitting a proposal to discuss instrumental options and reasonable beam time requests.
Please make use of the option to link related previous proposals with their experimental reports to the new one. A proper mention of previous results will provide a certain ‘bonus’ during the evaluation process. This new feature replaces the previous option to submit ‘continuation proposals’.
Guidelines for the proposal submission and further useful information can be
found on the SINQ webpages:
The following instruments will be open for new proposals in cycle II/15:
Further detailed information about the SINQ instruments can be obtained here:
Please note, the feasibility of complex experiments should always be discussed in advance with the instrument and sample environment responsibles.
Digital User Office, DUO:
Proposals should solely be submitted electronically via the PSI Digital User Office ‘DUO’:
Swiss Neutrons for Europe:
SINQ is part of the ‘NMI3-Access Program’ of the European Commission.
Users from eligible countries might be supported by reimbursement of travel and accommodation costs. For further info please have a look at:
Paul Scherrer Institute
CH-5232 Villigen – PSI