Proposal Review Panels

Access to beamtime for non-proprietary research at European XFEL is granted on the basis of peer review of scientific proposals. The Proposal Review Panels (PRPs) are in charge of the evaluation of the scientific merit of these proposals. At present, the following panels are in activity:

 

FXE Proposal Review Panel

  • Villy Sundström (Lund University, Sweden) Chairman
  • Michael Wulff (European Synchrotron Radiation Facility, Grenoble, France) Vice-Chair
  • Shin-ichi Adachi (High Energy Accelerator Research Organization, KeK, Japan)
  • Frank de Groot (Utrecht University, the Netherlands)
  • Thomas Elsässer (Max-Born-Institut, Berlin, Germany)
  • Jerome Hastings (SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Menlo Park, USA)
  • Adela Muñoz Páez (University of Sevilla, Spain)
  • Sylvain Ravy (Laboratoire de Physique des Solides, Orsay, France)
  • Alexander Soldatov (Southern Federal University, Rostov-on-Don, Russia)

 

Former Members:

  • Majed Chergui (Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland)
  • Metin Tolan (Technical University Dortmund, Germany)

 

HED Proposal Review Panel

  • Ryszard Sobierajski (Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland) Chairman
  • Klaus Sokolowski-Tinten (University Duisburg-Essen, Germany) Vice-Chair
  • Michael Armstrong (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, USA)
  • Alessandra Benuzzi-Mounaix (Laboratoire pour l'Utilisation des Lasers Intenses, LULI, Paris, France)
  • Guillaume Fiquet (IMPMC, Paris, France)
  • Zahirul Islam (Argonne National Laboratory, Lemont, USA)
  • Mattias Marklund (Chalmers University, Gothenburg, Sweden)
  • David Neely (Central Laser Facility, Didcot, United Kingdom)
  • Paul Neumayer (GSI Helmholtzzentrum für Schwerionenforschung, Darmstadt, Germany)
  • Norimasa Ozaki (Osaka University, Osaka, Japan)
  • Sergey Pikuz (Joint Institute for High Temperatures, Moscow, Russia)
 

MID Proposal Review Panel

  • Giulio Monaco (University Trento, Italy) Chairman
  • David Le Bolloc’h (Laboratoire de Physique des Solides, Orsay, France) Vice-Chair
  • Paul Fuoss (LCLS, Stanford, USA)
  • Henrik Lemke (Paul Scherrer Institute, Villigen, Switzerland)
  • Bridget Murphy (Christian-Albrechts-University, Kiel, Germany)
  • Anton Plech (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Karlsruhe, Germany)
  • Ian Robinson (University College, London, United Kingdom)
  • Anatoly Snigirev (Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University, Kaliningrad, Russia)
  • Michael Sprung (DESY, Hamburg, Germany)
 

SCS Proposal Review Panel

  • Jan-Erik Rubensson (Uppsala University, Sweden) Chairman
  • Claudio Masciovecchio (Elettra-Sincrotrone Trieste, Italy) Vice-Chair
  • Nicholas Brookes  (European Synchrotron Radiation Facility, Grenoble, France)
  • Manuel Guizar-Sicairos (Paul Scherrer Institut, Villigen, Switzerland)
  • Simo J. Huotari (University of Helsinki, Finland)
  • Philip Hofmann, (University of Aarhus, Denmark)
  • Steven Johnson (ETH, Zürich, Switzerland)
  • Alexey Kimel (Radboud University Nijmegen, Netherlands)
  • Maya Kiskinova (Elettra-Sincrotrone Trieste, Italy)
  • Jan Lüning (Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie HZB, Germany)
  • Marcin Sikora, (AGH University of Science and Technology, Krakow, Poland)
 
 
Former Members:
  • Ian McNulty (MAX IV Laboratory, Lund, Sweden)
 
 

SPB/SFX Proposal Review Panel

  •  Inari Kursula (University of Bergen, Norway, and University of Oulu, Finland) Chairwoman
  • Gyula Faigel (Wigner Research Centre of Physics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, Hungary) Vice-Chair
  • Sébastien Boutet (Linac Coherent Light Source, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, USA)
  • Elspeth Garman (University of Oxford, United Kingdom)
  • Cameron Kewish (Australian Synchrotron, Clayton, Australia)
  • Victor Lamzin (European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Hamburg, Germany)
  • Thomas Möller (Technical University Berlin, Germany)
  • Christian Riekel (European Synchrotron Radiation Facility, Grenoble, France)
  • Jozef Uličný (Safarik University Košice, Slovak Republic)
  • Manfred Weiss (Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie HZB, Germany)

 

Former Members:

  • Sine Larsen (University of Copenhagen, Denmark)
  • Christian Schroer (DESY, Hamburg, Germany)

 

SQS Proposal Review Panel

  • Eckart Rühl (Freie Universität Berlin, Germany) Chairman
  • John Costello (Dublin City University, Ireland) Vice-Chair
  • John D. Bozek (Synchrotron SOLEIL, Gif-sur-Yvette, France)
  • Carlo Callegari (Elettra-Sincrotrone, Trieste, Italy)
  • Alexei Grum-Grzhimailo (Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia)
  • Jon Marangos (Imperial College, London, United Kingdom)
  • Thomas Pfeifer (Max-Planck-Institut für Kernphysik, Heidelberg, Germany)
  • Stacey L. Sorensen (Lund University, Sweden)
  • Frank Stienkemeier (University of Freiburg, Germany)
  • Linda Young (Argonne National Laboratory, Lemont, USA)
  • Beata Ziaja-Motyka (CFEL, Hamburg, Germany)

 

For specific questions about the composition of the Proposal Review Panels, please contact useroffice@xfel.eu.

Proposal Review Panel Terms of Reference

  • Terms of Reference document (26 March 2018)

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