How to become a user

If you want to perform non proprietary research on  Elettra or Fermi beamlines,  we recommend you to follow these steps:


Contact the beamline scientist

With a clear idea of the experiment you would like to perform and having chosen the beamline/s, it is always helpful to contact the beamline staff to discuss about the feasibility of the experiment, the required equipment and number of shifts, etc. before writing a proposal.
If you need advice to choose the most suitable beamline for your experiment, you can to us describing your expeiment.


Create a new user ID

Register in our Virtual Unified Office.

Prepare your proposal

Submit a proposal through the VUO. 

Last Updated on Friday, 13 January 2012 15:53