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Synchrotron Radiation Facilities


European Round TableElettra Synchrotron Light Source
Country SR Facility / Storage Ring Institution Location
Armenia CANDLE light source Center for the Advancement of Natural Discoveries using Light Emission (CANDLE) Yerevan
India INDUS-I, INDUS-II Center for Advanced Technology (CAT) Indore
Japan HiSOR Hiroshima Synchrotron Radiation Center (HSRC), Hiroshima University Higashi-Hiroshima
PF 2.5 GeV Storage Ring, PF-AR Storage Ring Photon Factory (PF) Tsukuba
UVSOR Facility Institute for Molecular Science (IMS), National Institutes of Natural Sciences (NINS) Okazaki, Aichi
SPring-8 RIKEN, Japan Synchrotron Radiation Research Institute (JASRI) Nishi-Harima, Hyogo
SACLA (XFEL) RIKEN, Japan Synchrotron Radiation Research Institute (JASRI) Nishi-Harima, Hyogo
NewSUBARU Laboratory of Advanced Science and Technology for Industry (LASTI), University of Hyogo (UH) Nishi-Harima, Hyogo
SAGA Light Source Saga Prefectural Government Tosu, Saga
Aichi Synchrotron Radiation Center Aichi Science and Technology Foundation Knowledge Hub Aichi
AURORA SR CenterRitsumeikan University Kusatsu, Shiga
Jordan Synchrotron-light for Experimental Science and Applications in the Middle East (SESAME) Interim Council (fourteen Members; Armenia, Cyprus, Egypt, Greece, Iran, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Morocco, Oman, Pakistan, Palestinian Authority, Turkey, and the United Arab Emirates); Observer countries include France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Russia, the UK, and the US. Allan
Korea Pohang Light Source (PLS) Pohang Accelerator Laboratory (PAL), Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH) Pohang
P. R. China Beijing Electron Positron Collider (BEPC) Beijing Synchrotron Radiation Facility (BSRF), Institute of High Energy Physics (IHEP) Beijing
Shanghai Synchrotron Radiation Facility (SSRF) Shanghai Institute of Applied Physics (SINAP) Shanghai
National Synchrotron Radiation Laboratory (NSRL) University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) Hefei, Anhui
R. of China (Taiwan) Taiwan Light Source (TLS) National Synchrotron Radiation Research Center (NSRRC) Hsinchu
Singapore Helios II Singapore Synchrotron Light Source (SSLS), National University of Singapore (NUS) Research Link
Thailand Siam Photon Source (SPS) Synchrotron Light Research Institute (Public Organization) (SLRI) Nakhon Ratchasima
Denmark ASTRID, ASTRID2 Institute for Storage Ring Facilities University of Aarhus (ISA) Aarhus
France European Synchrotron Radiation Facility (ESRF) A multinational research institute supported by 17 European countries Grenoble
Synchrotron SOLEIL A joint team of the French Atomic Energy Commission (CEA) and the French National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS), supported by the Ile de France region and the General Council of the Essonne department GIF-sur-YVETTE CEDEX
Super ACO Laboratoire pour I'Utilisation du Rayonnement Electromagnétique (LURE) Orsay
Germany BESSY-II Helmholtz Zentrum Berlin (HZB) including the former Berliner Elektronenspeicherring-Gesellschaft für Synchrotronstrahlung m.b.H. (BESSY) Berlin
Electron Linear accelerator with high Brilliance and Low Emittance (ELBE), Free-Electron Lasers at the ELBE (FELBE) Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR) Dresden
DORIS III, PETRA III HAmburger SYnchrotronstrahlungs LABor (HASYLAB), Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron (DESY) Hamburg
Dortmunder Elektronen Testspeicherring Anlage (DELTA) University of Dortmund Dortmund
Ångströmquelle Karlsruhe (ANKA) Karlsruhe Research Center (FZK) Karlsruhe
Electron Stretcher Accelerator (ELSA) Physics Institute, Bonn University Bonn
Italy ELETTRA, European Round Table Trieste
DAΦNE-Light Laboratory Frascati National Laboratory (LNF), Italian National Institute for Nuclear Physics (INFN) Frascati
Russia Siberia-1, Siberia-2 Kurchatov Synchrotron Radiation Source (KSRS), Russian Research Center (RRC) "Kurchatov Institute" Moscow
VEPP-3, VEPP-4M Siberian Synchrotron Radiation Centre (SSRC), Budker Institute of Nuclear Physics (BINP), Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS) Novosibirsk
Spain ALBA CELLS (Consortium for the Exploitation of the Synchrotron Light Laboratory) Barcelona
Sweden MAX-I, MAX-II, MAX-III, MAX-IV MAX-Lab, Lund University Lund
Switzerland Swiss Light Source (SLS) Paul Scherrer Institute (PSI) Villigen
United Kingdom Synchrotron Radiation Source (SRS); closed on 4th August 2008 after 28 years of operation Science and Technology Facilities Council Swindon
Diamond Light Source Diamond Light Source Ltd. Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, Oxfordshire
North America
Canada Canadian Light Source (CLS) University of Saskatchewan Saskatoon
USA Advanced Photon Source (APS) Argonne National Laboratory (ANL) Argonne
Cornell Electron Storage Ring (CESR) Cornell High Energy Synchrotron Source (CHESS), Cornell University Ithaca
Duke Free Electron Laser Laboratory (DFELL) Duke University Durham
Center for Advanced Microstructures & Devices (CAMD) Louisiana State University (LSU) Baton Rouge
Advanced Light Source (ALS) Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, University of California Berkeley
Synchrotron Ultraviolet Radiation Facility (SURF-III) Electron and Optical Physics Division, Physics Laboratory, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Gaithersburg
X-Ray Storage Ring, VUV Storage Ring, National Synchrotron Light Source II (NSLS-II) National Synchrotron Light Source (NSLS), Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL) Upton
Stanford Positron Electron Asymmetric Ring (SPEAR), SPEAR3, PEP-X Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource (SSRL), Stanford Linear Accelerator Center (SLAC), Stanford University Stanford
Aladdin Synchrotron Radiation Center (SRC), University of Wisconsin-Madison Madison
Australia Australian Synchrotron State Government of Victoria Melbourne, Victoria
South America
Brazil LNLS synchrotron light source National Synchrotron Light Laboratory (LNLS) Campinas
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