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About CeXS

Our area is the use of high energy X-rays in materials research and development. CeXS is the academic host of the Swedish Material Science beamline at PETRA III.

About CeXS

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Apply for access to PETRA III

Privileged access to high energy X-rays is open to Swedish universities, research organisations and companies for open research. Applications are made twice a year, during the spring and autumn. Companies can also apply for paid access at any time.

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Read more about the large infrastructures needed for high energy X-ray measurements.


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Sweden makes the most of PETRA III despite the pandemic

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Science at Large Scale Research Facilities

Science Directors from different x-ray and neutron facilities will explore – together with the webinar participants – the science, methods, applicatio...

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We're hiring a post doc

You'll have the opportunity to conduct your own research as well as work with researchers in the Swedish community

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Impact stories

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High energy X-rays reveal the resistance of steel to embrittlement

The high energy X-rays at the Swedish Material Science beamline make it possible to see what’s happening within steels, in real-time, also in environm...

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