CERIC-CEI CONTACT Workshop "Training in advanced material characterisation in Large Scale Research Infrastructures"

Event date
June 26-27, 2017
CERIC Headquarters, S.S. 14, km 163,5 in AREA Science Park, 34149 - Basovizza (Trieste)
Short description

CERIC-ERIC and the Central European Initiative - CEI are glad to invite you to the CONTACT workshop, taking place at the CERIC headquarters in Trieste, on 26-27 June, 2017. The workshop is organized by the Central European Research Infrastructure Consortium – CERIC and co-funded by the Central European Initiative Cooperation Fund and the Horizon 2020 project ACCELERATE (H2020-INFRADEV-03-2016-2017).


Who should attend?

The CONTACT workshop is open to researchers at any career stage, working in fields requiring advanced materials characterization and having none or limited experience in the use of large-scale research infrastructures.

Activity and scope

Through interactive sessions held by internationally known scientists, including both theoretical lectures and practical tutorials on synchrotron beamlines, you will get acquainted with the scientific opportunities offered by CERIC. In addition, you will acquire all necessary knowledge to access state-of-the-art techniques for the analysis and synthesis of materials and biomaterials in large-scale facilities.


The training includes practical sessions at the CERIC facilities in Trieste and is open to researchers at any career stage (deadline for registration: 31st May 2017). Since limited places are available, we encourage you to register at your earliest convenience through the online registration form.

A limited number of grants, covering the full costs of travel and accommodation, will be available for participants from the following countries: Albania, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, FYR of Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Serbia, Slovakia, Turkey and Ukraine.

The workshop will be held in English

Download the flyer here

CONTACT project website

Source and further information: CERIC-ERIC

Geographical focus
  • Albania
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Europe
  • Montenegro
  • Republic of North Macedonia
  • Serbia
Scientifc field / Thematic focus
  • Cross-thematic/Interdisciplinary

Entry created by Giorgio Piccirillo on May 5, 2017
Modified on July 21, 2017