Overview of physical Large-Scale Research Facilities of Helmholtz Association for industrial use

Conditions (Financial aspects / Rules of Use):
According to rules of the institution. Costs result from fees for beam time and personnel costs. Customer gets individual offer depending on complexity of experiment.
Research
Infrastructure
Contact
Persons
Methods and Applications
ANKA
atKIT
Michael Hagelstein

Manuela Werp
  • Synchrotron Analytics & Diagnostics
    • Chemical analysis
    • Material diagnostics
    • Non-destructive testing
  • LIGA Micro Fabrication and NDE
    • Direct LIGA prototyping
    • Replication e.g. from polymer
    • Development for serial production
  • Synchrotron Technology
    • Superconducting Undulators
    • X-ray Compound Refractive Lenses
BER II
atHZB
Astrid Brand

Thomas Gutberlet
  • Neutron single crystal and powder diffraction
  • Stress and strain/ texture analysis
  • Small angle neutron scattering
  • Neutron tomography
  • Neutron reflectometry
BESSY II
atHZB
Antje Vollmer

Florian Staier

Thomas Gutberlet
  • X-ray absorption spectroscopy
  • Powder and single crystal diffraction
  • Protein crystallography
  • X-ray emission/reflection spectroscopy
  • Small angle X-ray scattering
  • X-ray imaging
  • Photoelectron emission spectroscopy
  • X-ray and EUV lithography
ELBEatHZDR Peter Michel
  • New Materials
  • Nuclear Safety Research
  • Cancer Research
FLASHatDESY Lan Fimmen
Ultrafast (sub-ps) dynamic studies with femtosecond X-ray laser light pulses:
  • Coherent scattering
  • Spectroscopy
  • Pump-probe experiment
Applications:
  • Chemistry
  • Life Science
  • Material Science and Nanotechnology
German Engineering Materials Science Center (GEMS)of HZG Marc Thiry

Klaus Pranzas
  • X-ray and neutron diffraction
  • Small angle X-ray and neutron scattering
  • X-ray and neutron tomography
  • X-ray and neutron reflectometry
Applications:
  • Structural Materials
  • Functional Materials
  • Production and joining technology
  • Materials for health and medicine
  • Materials for the environment and energy
Ion Beam Centre (IBC)atHZDR Johannes von Borany
  • Process development for ion beam treatment of different material
  • Service at the fields of ion implantation and ion beam analysis
  • Semiconductors
Jülich Center for Neutron Science (JCNS)of FZ Jülich Flavio Carsughi
Neutron scattering at MLZ, ILL and SNS:
  • Neutron small angle scattering
  • Neutron reflectometry
  • Neutronen single crystal and powder diffraction
  • Neutron spectroscopy
Applications:
  • Polymer physics
  • Polymer chemistry
  • Biology
  • Colloids
  • Microemulsions
  • Functional materials for information technology
  • Functional materials for energy techniques
  • Magnetic material systems
  • Nanomagnetism
  • Superconductors
PETRA IIIatDESY Lan Fimmen
  • X-ray absorption spectroscopy
  • X-ray fluorescence spectroscopy
  • X-ray radiographa and -microtomography
  • X-ray scattering
  • Protein crystallography
  • Single crystal and protein diffraction
  • Small angle scattering
  • Reflectometry
Applications:
  • Agriculture and Food Science
  • Art and Culture
  • Chemistry
  • Construction and Engineering
  • Environmental and Energy
  • Home and Personal Care
  • Life Science and Biotechnology
  • Material Science and Nanotechnology

Laboratories

Laboratory Contact Persons Methods and Applications
Technology Center for Optical Precision GratingsofHZB Alexei Erko
Bernd Löchel
  • X-ray and EUV lithography
  • Optical gratings
Competence Centre Thin-Film- and Nanotechnology for Photovoltaics Berlin (PVcomB)ofHZB Rutger Schlatmann
  • PV thin-film module production
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Dr.-Ing. Jörn Krupa
Leiter Stabsstelle Technologietransfer
Helmholtz-Gemeinschaft
+49 30 206329-72
joern.krupa (at) helmholtz.de
Prof. Dr. Andreas Stierle
Leitender Wissenschaftler bei DESY
Nutzerbetrieb DESY-Nanolab
andreas.stierle (at) desy.de