Call for Proposals open for Industry (SMEs) Access

The European project CALIPSOplus brings together 19 partners offering access to 14 synchrotrons and 8 FELs in Europe and the Middle East. In particular, the project is funding industry (SMEs) trans-national access to light sources. Second call for proposals is now open for SMEs. CALIPSOplus is aimed at removing barriers that prevent access to world-class, accelerator based light sources. The intense beams generated by light sources are outstanding tools for characterizing a large type of materials that provides unique information very useful for industry.
CALIPSOplus funding supports access by SMEs. The SMEs can apply for through the website This pilot transnational access scheme allows SMEs to access the best light source for their particular needs, irrespective of whether or not it is the closest light source.
More information and CALIPSOplus light source contacts can be found at

CALIPSOplus has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 730872.