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Inauguration and start of user operation

Aug. 12, 2017


European XFEL is a unique research facility in Hamburg and Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. It generates extremely intense X-ray laser ashes used by researchers from around the world. The major part of the facility is subterranean. In October 2016, commissioning began. European XFEL now celebrates the offcial inauguration of the X-ray laser and the start of user operation.


Date | Datum Friday, 1 September 2017 | Freitag, 1. September 2017

Programme | Ablauf

Venue | Ort

14:15 Reception | Empfang

15:00 Start of the event | Beginn der Veranstaltung

16:30 Ceremony in the presence of German Minister for Research and Education Johanna Wanka and other representatives of the partner countries
Festakt im Beisein der Bundesministerin für Bildung und Forschung Johanna Wanka und anderer hochrangiger Gäste aus den Partnerländern

17:00 Refreshments and tour of the facility

Imbiss und Besichtigungsmöglichkeit der Anlage

European XFEL Research Campus | European XFEL Forschungscampus Holzkoppel 4, 22869 Schenefeld, Germany