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Beamline Map

To see a large beamline map, please click at the map image.


Note: the PDF Beamline Mappdf is better to print and to see more detail on an enlarged scale.


April 1, 2019: Beamline Names Changed.

  • BL05XU RIKEN Diagnosis Beamline I
    → R&D-ID
  • BL32B2 RIKEN
    → R&D-BM
  • BL38B1 Structural Biology III
    → RIKEN Structural Biology I
  • BL38B2 RIKEN Diagnosis Beamline II
    → Diagnosis Beamline
  • BL45XU RIKEN Structural Biology I
    → Structural Biology III

April 23, 2018: Beamline status changed.

  • BL32B2 RIKEN: Planned or Under Construction
    → Operational

April 1, 2017: Beamline Names Changed.

April 1, 2016: Beamline Names Changed.

February 1, 2016: Beamline Names Changed.

October 3, 2013: Contract Beamline Became Operational.

January 17, 2013: Contract Beamline Became Operational.

April 3, 2012: Contract Beamline Became Operational.

April 1, 2012: Contract Beamline BL32B2 Became RIKEN Beamline.

  • BL32B2: Pharmaceutical Industry → RIKEN

April 1, 2012: RIKEN Beamline Became Operational.

March 1, 2012: Contract Beamline Name Changed.

  • BL28XU: Advanced Basic Science for Battery Innovation (ABSBI) → RISING

January 18, 2012: Contract Beamline Contractor Name and Its Beamline Names Changed.

  • Contractor Name: Industrial Consortium → SUNBEAM Consortium
  • BL16B2: Sunbeam BM → SUNBEAM BM
  • BL16XU: Sunbeam ID  → SUNBEAM ID

July 22, 2011: Beamline Name Changed.

August 9, 2010: New Contract Beamline Added.

June 2, 2010: New Contract Beamline Added.

May 17, 2010: BL32XU RIKEN Targeted Proteins Beamline became operational.

April 1, 2010: Contract Beamline Names Changed.

November 11, 2009: The following two contract beamlines became operational.

October 21, 2009: New Contract Beamline Added.

May 15, 2009: BL33XU TOYOTA Beamline Started Operation.

May 8, 2009: Beamline Name Changed.

March 3, 2009: New RIKEN Beamline Added.

March 3, 2009: Official Beamline Name Approved.

August 28, 2008: Beamline Names Changed.

August 28, 2008: Source Category Changed.

  • BL43IR: Others → Bending Magnet

January 7, 2008: The beamline map was rotated 180 degrees.

January 7, 2008: The following four beamlines (three contract beamlines and one RIKEN beamline) were added to the beamline map.

  • BL03XU: Frontier Soft Matter (contract beamline)
  • BL07LSU: Univ-of-Tokyo (contract beamline)
  • BL32XU: RIKEN Targeted Proteins (RIKEN beamline)
  • BL33XU: TOYOTA (contract beamline)

October 30, 2007: The beamline name of BL46XU was changed from R&D to Engineering Science Research III

September 10, 2007: A public beamline, BL14B2 Engineering Science Research II, became available, and currently 49 beamlines are operational.

April 28, 2006: A public beamline, BL14B2 Engineering Science Research II, was added to the map.

October 25, 2005: The names of JAEA Contract Beamlines were changed.

  • BL11XU: JAEA Quantum Dynamics (former Materials Science II)
  • BL14B1: JAEA Materials Science (former Materials Science I)
  • BL22XU: JAEA Quantum Structural Science (former Actinide Science II)
  • BL23SU: JAEA Actinide Science (former Actinide Science I)

October 1, 2005: JAERI beamlines were categorized as contract beamlines.

September 22, 2005: RIKEN Coherent Soft X-ray Spectroscopy, BL17SU, became available.

September 1, 2005: Hyogo BM, BL08B2, became available.

May 1, 2005: The three beamline names were changed.

April 1, 2004: A contract beamline, BL08B2 Hyogo BM, was added to the beamline map.

  • The beamline name of BL24XU was changed from "Hyogo" to "Hyogo ID". The total number of SPring-8's beamlines is 48.

March 11, 2004: The Accelerator Beam Diagnosis Line BL05SS became operational and forty-six beamlines are in operation.

August 5, 2003: The names of Taiwan Beamlines were changed.

  • BL12B2: NSRRC BM
    (NSRRC: National Synchrotron Radiation Research Center)

June 18, 2003: Forty-five beamlines are operational.

May 7, 2003: The three beamline names were changed.

  • BL02B1: Single Crystal Structure Analysis
  • BL04B1: High Temperature and High Pressure Research
  • BL10XU: High Pressure Research
Last modified 2019-04-01 09:33