European Synchrotron Radiation Facility (ESRF)

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      6 Rue Jules Horowitz




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    The European Synchrotron Radiation Facility (ESRF), located in Grenoble, France, is a joint facility set up by international agreement, supported and shared by 18 European countries and Israel. It operates the most powerful high energy synchrotron light source in Europe and brings together a wide range of disciplines including physics, chemistry and materials science as well as biology, medicine, geophysics and archaeology. Research conducted in the facility also has many industrial applications, including pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, petrochemicals and microelectronics.

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    Fields of Science and Free Keywords

    • 114 Physical sciences
    • 1182 Biochemistry, cell and molecular biology
    • 116 Chemical sciences