Elettra Sincrotrone Trieste is a multidisciplinary research center of excellence, open to the international research community, specializing in generating high quality synchrotron and free-electron laser light and applying it in materials and life sciences.

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time-domain Brillouin scattering at large wavevectors
Unraveling the toxic secrets of erionite
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Towards phase contrast lung CT in patients
Hydrogen storage with Cs & Rb polyhydrides


What's New

Elettra welcomes The Human Safety Net
GeoAdriatico Symposium 2024: Elettra Engaged in Innovation and Artificial Intelligence, Scientific Diplomacy, and International Cooperation
Meeting among startups and innovative companies from Friuli Venezia Giulia with investors and venture capitalists
Elettra Showcases Expertise and Innovations at IPAC'24 in Nashville
EWEG/2D’24 workshop jointly organized by Elettra and CNR-ISC
Visit to Elettra Sincrotrone Trieste by Austrian Minister of Education, Science and Research Martin Polaschek
The 44th SESAME Council Meeting hosted in Trieste
A video wraps up the last four years of the INTERfaces project
I.S.I.S. ‘Malignani’ students from Udine visit Elettra
MADYCS'24 Workshop has successfully closed

EMLG-JMLG Annual Meeting 2024 Structure and Dynamics of Hydrogen bonded Systems logo
08 - 13 / 09, 2024 | ICTP, Trieste, Italy
EMLG-JMLG Annual Meeting 2024 Structure and Dynamics of Hydrogen bonded Systems
“Gilberto Vlaic” XVII School on Synchrotron Radiation: Fundamentals, Methods and Applications logo
16 - 26 / 09, 2024 | Muggia, Trieste - Italy
“Gilberto Vlaic” XVII School on Synchrotron Radiation: Fundamentals, Methods and Applications
Pathogen-Ri Conference logo
11 - 13 / 11, 2024 | Trieste - Italy
Pathogen-Ri Conference

Upcoming Seminars

Seminars archive
Fri 21 Jun, at 15:00 - Seminar Room T1
Alessandra Del Giudice (Department of Chemistry, Sapienza University of Rome)
Wed 25 Dec, at 11:00 - Seminar Room T1
Zhi-Xun Shen (Departments of Physics and Applied Physics Stanford University Stanford Institute for Materials and Energy Sciences SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory )


The synchrotron light source ELETTRA

Elettra Machine link Scientists from all over the world can access our beamlines by submitting proposals that are evaluated on the basis of pure scientific merit and potential impact.
Beamlines Status machine status icon (Shutdown) Shifts Calendar

The free-electron laser FERMI

Fermi Machine link The next generation light source is ready to open unprecedented opportunities in science, providing the brightest probe to look at ultrafast processes in the matter.
Beamlines Status machine status icon (Shutdown) Shifts Calendar

MUR International Research Activities

MUR International Projects link As multidisciplinary research centre Elettra Sincrotrone Trieste is directly involved in numerous large-scale international projects.

Industrial Liaison Office

Industrial Liaison Office link The Industrial Liaison Office (ILO) manages Technology Transfer and  promotes the use of Laboratory facilities in applied research and for industrial applications.

User Area

User Area link Assistance to users coming to our facility for conducting proposals approved on the basis of peer review. How to become a user, apply and prepare for beamtime.

Strategic Partnerships

ceric link IAEA link ICTP link CEI link


fels of europe link LaserLab Europe link Leaps link lightsources.org link
wayforlight.eu link llogo sis fvg Trieste city of knowledge link  

European Territorial Cooperation programmes

interreg Italia-Austria link interreg Italia-Slovenia link    
Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 June 2024 08:54