First Call for Expressions of Interest from User Consortia
The European XFEL GmbH issues a Call for Expressions of Interest for participating in the construction and financing of the scientific instruments of the European XFEL facility.
The Council of the European XFEL recently decided to welcome contributions by User Consortia to the construction of scientific instruments, to the ancillary instrumentation and to the technical infrastructure. The Council requested that contributions by User Consortia are regulated by a clear set of guidelines.
In response to this, the European XFEL Management is now issuing and widely distributing this Call for Expressions of Interest in contributing to the European XFEL in the form of User Consortia.
- 21 March 2011 – First Call for Expressions of Interest
- 18 April 2011 – Information Day for prospective Consortia members
- 15 June 2011 – Deadline for the submission
- 15 October 2011 – Decisions on the acceptance of Expressions of Interest
The complete text of the Call for Expressions of Interest can be found here.