The Brazilian Synchrotron Light Laboratory (LNLS) is responsible for the operation of the only synchrotron light source in Latin America, which allows the execution of experiments in various techniques of microscopic analysis of the matter using infrared, ultraviolet and X-ray radiation. news from LNLS. Check out the recent news from LNLS.

December 15th, 2022

The new deadline for research proposal submission is 19 November at 12:00 AM.

The Brazilian Center for Research in Energy and Materials (CNPEM) established a new deadline for receiving research proposals for the six beamlines of Sirius, the Brazilian synchrotron light source. The postponement occurs due to instability in the internet network that serves research institutes in Campinas-SP and Region.

November 11th, 2022

This call will adopt a new, more inclusive, collaborative review process. The submitted proposals will be evaluated on their scientific merit under a double-blind and crossed-peer review system

POSTPONED: New deadline for research proposal submissions is 19 December 2022, 12:00 (UTC/GMT-3).

Sirius, the Brazilian synchrotron light source, designed and operated by the Brazilian Center for Research in Energy and Materials (CNPEM), a private non-profit organization under the supervision of the Brazilian Ministry of Science, Technology, and Innovations (MCTI), opens a regular call for research proposals for six beamlines. From November 8 to December 15, those researchers interested in performing experiments at Sirius can submit a proposal. 

August 24th, 2022

The event will take place from November 8th to 10th, in Campinas-SP, Brazil, in a hybrid format.

The registration modalities are: participant, participant with abstract submission, virtual or online and masters thesis submission for the Master’s Thesis Award 2022. See the deadlines for each category!

August 24th, 2022

Registrations with abstract submissions are open until August 28th.

Registration with abstract submission for the AgroEnviro Workshop is open. The deadline is August 28th. Registration without abstract submission go until September 5th. Both can be done in the event website.  The third edition of the AgroEnviro Workshop will be hold on October 5th and 6th, 2022, on site at Sirius, on the CNPEM campus in Campinas-SP. 

August 24th, 2022

Submissions are accepted until August 30.

Registration with abstract submission for the H2MAT - International Sirius Workshop on Heterogeneous and Hierarchical Materials is now open. The event will happen on October 3 and 4 and will be entirely online.   The deadline for registrations is August 30 , at the event website.

May 31st, 2022

Applications are accepted until 30 June.

Registrations are open until 30 June for the Biophysics Latin America Mini-Course: In-situ SRCD, mciro-FTIR and Coherent X-Ray diffraction as new experimental tools for Molecular and Cellular Biophysics, promoted by the Brazilian Synchrotron Light Laboratory (LNLS) of the Brazilian Center for Research in Energy and Materials (CNPEM) jointly with the Brazilian Biophysical Society (SBBf).

The course will be held in person from 1-3 September at CNPEM campus in Campinas-SP, and is aimed at students and early career scientists enthusiastic in biophysics.

The Biophysics Latin America Mini-Course is a satellite event of the scientific activities of the 46th Congress of the Brazilian Society of Biophysics (SBBf)/Latin American Federation of Biophysical Societies (Lafebs) co-organized with the 51th Annual Meeting of the Brazilian Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (SBBq).

May 23rd, 2022

Registrations are accepted from May 23 to July 10.

The fourth edition of the Sirius School for High School Teachers (ESPEM) will be held in virtual format from July 25 to 29, 2022 by the Brazilian Center for Research in Energy and Materials (CNPEM), an institute supervised by the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovations (MCTI), in partnership with the Brazilian Society of Physics (SBF).

May 18th, 2022

Apply from 18 May until 1st July.

Promoted by the LNLS/CNPEM, the 7th SAXS School will take place at Sirius, located at CNPEM campus in Campinas-SP, from September 17-20, 2022.

April 12th, 2022

Deadline for registrations is 29 April 2022.

The “Ricardo Rodrigues” Synchrotron Light School (ER2LS) receives registrations for its 5th edition to be held from 11-22 July , 2022.

April 8th, 2022

Registrations are open until 30 May.

Registrations with contributions are open to the second edition of CEDRO Workshop - Brazilian Workshop on Synchrotron Radiation Circular Dichroism. The event is promoted by LNLS/CNPEM in hybrid mode on 23-24 June, 2022.