European X-ray Free Electron Laser

    Facility/equipment: Equipment

    • Location

      Hamburg

      Germany

    Description

    Using the X-ray flashes of the European XFEL, scientists will be able to map the atomic details of viruses, decipher the molecular composition of cells, take threedimensional images of the nanoworld, film chemical reactions and study processes such as those occurring deep inside planets.

    Type of research infrastructure

    • Equipment
    • Service

    Fields of Science and Free Keywords

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