List of synchrotron radiation facilities

A list of storage rings and free electron lasers used as synchrotron radiation sources by country.


* Center for the Advancement of Natural Discoveries using Light Emission (CANDLE), Yerevan (proposed) []


* Australian Synchrotron (AS), Melbourne, Victoria, []


* Laboratório Nacional de Luz Síncrotron (LNLS), Campinas


* Canadian Light Source (CLS), University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

China (PRC)

* Beijing Synchrotron Radiation Facility (BSRF), Institute of High Energy Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing
* [ National Synchrotron Radiation Laboratory] (NSRL), [ University of Science and Technology China] , Hefei
* Shanghai Synchrotron Radiation Facility (SSRF), [ Shanghai Institute of Applied Physics] (SINAP), Shanghai (under construction; commissioning to begin at end of 2008)


* ASTRID, Institute for Storage Ring Facilities (ISA), University of Aarhus, Aarhus, []


* European Synchrotron Radiation Facility (ESRF), Grenoble
* Laboratoire pour l'Utilisation du Rayonnement Electromagnétique (LURE), Orsay (decommissioned)
* Centre Laser Infrarouge d'Orsay (CLIO), Orsay
* Soleil, Saint-Aubin


* ANKA, Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, []
* BESSY, Berliner Elektronenspeicherring-Gesellschaft für Synchrotronstrahlung, Berlin, []
* Dortmund Electron Test Accelerator (DELTA), Dortmund University of Technology, Dortmund, []
* ELBE, Forschungszentrum Rossendorf, Dresden, []
* Electron Stretcher Accelerator (ELSA), University of Bonn, Bonn, []
* Hamburger Synchrotronstrahlungslabor (HASYLAB), at DESY, Hamburg, []


* INDUS, Center for Advanced Technology, Indore


* DAFNE Light, Laboratori Nazionali di Frascati (LNF), Frascati, []
* ELETTRA Synchtrotron Light Source, Trieste, []


* Hiroshima Synchrotron Radiation Center (HSRC), Hiroshima University, Hiroshima
* Instute of Free Electron Laser (iFEL), Osaka University, Osaka
* IR FEL Research Center (FEL-SUT), Tokyo University of Science, Tokyo, []
* Medical Synchrotron Radiation Facility, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Inage-ku, Chiba []
* Nagoya University Small Synchrotron Radiation Facility (NSSR), Nagoya University, Chikusa-ku, Nagoya, []
* Photon Factory (PF) at KEK, Tsukuba
* Photonics Research Institute, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Tsukuba Science City, Ibaraki
* Saga Light Source (SAGA-LS), Tosu, Saga, []
* Super Photon Ring - 8 GeV (SPring-8), Nishi-Harima
* Ultraviolet Synchrotron Orbital Radiation Facility (UVSOR), Okazaki, []
* VSX Light Source, University of Tokyo, Kashiwa, []


* International Centre for Synchrotron-Light for Experimental Science Applications in the Middle East (SESAME), Al-Balqa Applied University, Salt, [ ]


* Free Electron Laser for Infrared eXperiments (FELIX), FOM-Institute for Plasma Physics, Nieuwegein


* Dubna Electron Synchrotron (DELSY), Joint Institute for Nuclear Research (JINR), Dubna near Moscow, []
* Kurchatov Synchrotron Radiation Source (SIBIR-1, SIBIR-2), Kurchatov Institute, Moscow, []
* Siberian Synchrotron Radiation Centre (SSRC), Budker Institute of Nuclear Physics, Novosibirsk, []
* TNK F.V Lukin Institute, Zelenograd near Moscow, []


* Singapore Synchrotron Light Source (SSLS), National University of Singapore, []

South Korea

* Pohang Accelerator Laboratory, Pohang University of Science and Technology, Pohang, []


* ALBA, Barcelona, []


* MAX-lab, Lund University, Lund, []


* Swiss Light Source (SLS), Paul Scherrer Institute (PSI), Villigen, []


* National Synchrotron Radiation Research Center, Hsinchu, []


* [ ] National Synchrotron Research Center (NSRC), Nakhon Ratchasima, []

United Kingdom

* Diamond Light Source, Didcot
* Synchrotron Radiation Source (SRS), Daresbury, []

United States

* Advanced Light Source (ALS), Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California
* Advanced Photon Source (APS), Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Illinois
* Center for Advanced Microstructures and Devices (CAMD), Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
* Cornell High Energy Synchrotron Source (CHESS), Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
* UCSB Center for Terahertz Science and Technology (CTST), University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, []
* Duke Free Electron Laser Laboratory (DFELL), Duke University, Durham, North Carolina
* Jefferson Laboratory Free Electron Laser (Jlab), Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility, Newport News, Virginia, []
* National Synchrotron Light Source (NSLS), Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, New York
* Synchrotron Radiation Center (SRC), University of Wisconsin-Madison, Stoughton, Wisconsin
* Stanford Picosecond FEL Center, Stanford University, Stanford, California, []
* Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Laboratory (SSRL), Stanford Linear Accelerator Center, Menlo Park, California
* Synchrotron Ultraviolet Radiation Facility (SURF), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, Maryland
* W. M. Keck Vanderbilt Free-electron Laser Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee

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