The deadline for registration for the HERCULES school is October 15

NMI3 supports international participants who want to learn about neutrons and synchrotron radiation for science


Dates: March 1st to April 1st, 2015
Location: Grenoble, France
Experimental training at: CNRS, EMBL, ESRF, IBS, ILL, LLB, SLS, SOLEIL

The next HERCULES school will take place in Grenoble, France, from March 1st to April 1st, 2015. The deadline for applications to the 25th edition of the HERCULES school is October 15.

This one month course is designed to provide training for students, postdoctoral and senior scientists from European and non-European universities and laboratories, in the field of Neutron and Synchrotron Radiation for condensed matter studies (Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Materials Science, Geosciences, Industrial applications). It includes lectures, practicals and tutorials, visits of Large Facilities and a poster session.

The course is held in Grenoble at the Polygone Scientifique Louis NĂ©el, close to the Institut Laue-Langevin (ILL), the European Synchrotron Radiation Facility (ESRF), the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) and the Institut de Biologie Structurale (IBS).

For further information please refer to the school website.

NMI3 support and views from 2013 participants

School series - HERCULES 2013 School series - HERCULES 2013

Watch our 2013 HERCULES video!

This school is part of the NaMES (Neutron and Muon European Schools). Thanks to NMI3 funding, European students can have their expenses covered to attend the school.

To find out about the experience of the participants of the 2013 HERCULES school you can read our article and watch our video here !

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