News | August 10th, 2023
33rd LNLS Annual Users Meeting (RAU) is accepting applications with abstracts until September 18th.

In this edition, RAU will be held in November and will feature 4 satellite events.

Registrations are open for the 33rd Annual Users Meeting (RAU) promoted by LNLS/CNPEM on November 8th and 9th at Sirius, located at the CNPEM campus in Campinas-SP. In this edition, RAU will also feature 4 satellite events on November 7th and 10th: the XAYNAN, X4-MECS, GRUN and SYNBIOS workshops. 

🚨 Attention: submit an abstract up to September 18th and register by October 19th.

🔗 Check the RAU website for complete information and the registration system: https://pages.cnpem.br/rau/ 

RAU is an important forum for discussion, evaluation, and presentation of proposals to enhance research projects to be carried out at Sirius, the Brazilian synchrotron light source, and aims to gather students and professional researchers who use LNLS scientific instrumentation to perform cutting-edge experiments in areas such as Materials Science, Health and Pharmacology, Environmental Science Energy, Biotechnology, X-ray Imaging, Oil and Gas, Chemistry, and others.

Additionally during the RAU, the LNLS Users Group Committee organizes the “Young Researcher Award 2023 ” to recognize outstanding work using the LNLS facilities. Nominations will be accepted by September 1st and more details are available on the LNLS User Group website.


40 high school teachers gathered for a week of immersion in the cutting-edge research and development environment at the Brazilian Center for Research in Energy and Materials (CNPEM)

Prof. Aldo Craievich

Craievich played a key role in creating and developing the LNLS and building a community of researchers with the proficiency to use the Southern Hemisphere's first synchrotron.