[Neutron] LANSCE 2nd Call for Proposals: Lujan Neutron Scattering Center (Extended)
Lisa J. Padilla
ljp at lanl.gov
Fri Jul 29 21:38:05 CEST 2011
Deadline for submitting a proposal has been extended to
August 1, 2011
Los Alamos Neutron Science Center
2nd Call for Lujan Neutron Scattering Center Proposals
for Run Cycle Beginning November 1, 2011
You are invited to submit a proposal to apply for beam time at the Los
Alamos Neutron Science Center (LANSCE) Lujan Neutron Scattering Center, for
the run cycle scheduled to begin November 1, 2011. This run cycle is
extended by two months and will end at the end of February, 2012.
The deadline for submitting proposals for the 2nd run cycle has been
extended until 8:00 a.m. Mountain Standard Time, Monday August 1, 2011. Any
proposals submitted after the due date will not be reviewed by the Program
Advisory Committees and must be resubmitted for the following run cycle.
Successful proposals will be scheduled during the period November, 2011
through February 2012. Fast access proposals will be accepted throughout,
but require compelling evidence of sufficient scientific urgency to justify
You are urged to contact the instrument scientist (listed on the Lujan web
site) for questions concerning instrument capabilities, sample environments,
or proposal preparation.
The instruments available in the current call for proposals are:
1. Polarized Beam Reflectometer/Diffractometer (Asterix)
2. Filter Difference Spectrometer (FDS)
3. High-Pressure Preferred Orientation Diffractometer (HIPPO)
4. Low Q Diffractometer (LQD)
5. Neutron Powder Diffractometer (NPDF)
6. Protein Crystallography Station (PCS)
7. Spectrometer for Materials Research at Temperature and Stress
8. Surface Profile Analysis Reflectometer (SPEAR)10.
HIPD, SCD, and Pharos will be available only on a limited basis for this run
cycle. Please contact the instrument scientists for these instruments for
further details on the availability of these instruments.
PROPOSAL GUIDANCE AND SUBMISSION
Proposals must be submitted through the LANSCE website. Only proposals
submitted on-line will be accepted. To access the proposal submission site,
log onto the LANSCE home page ( <hxxp://lansce.lanl.gov>
hxxp://lansce.lanl.gov). On this page click the submit proposals link
located in the User Resources section. On the next page choose the Lujan
Center Proposal Submission link that will take you to the on-line submission
Detailed instructions for preparing the proposals can be found on the
proposal submission site under General Instructions for submitting an online
proposal to the Lujan Center.
Classified proposals must be submitted in hard copy. They should be
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Mail Station 5000
LANSCE User Office c/o MS H803
Los Alamos, NM 87545
or hand carried to TA-53, Bldg. 1, room D108.
Should you have any questions or require assistance, please contact the
Lujan Center User Office Administrator: by e-mail at <mailto:ljp at lanl.gov>
ljp at lanl.gov or by telephone at
Lisa J. Padilla
User Office-Lujan Center
More information about the Neutron