Call for Proposals

Call for SPring-8 Research Proposals – Overview –


Beamline Application Term Application Deadline (Japan Time) Research Period (tentative) Total Shifts (tentative)
BLs with biannual calls 2024A Closed early Apr. – early Aug. 2024 Approx. 264 shifts
2024B Closed late Sep. 2024 – mid-Feb. 2025 Approx. 264 shifts
BLs with sixannual calls
2024A-III Closed late Jun. – late Jul. 2024 Approx. 81 shifts
2024B-I Closed late Sep. – early Nov. 2024 Approx. 114 shifts
2024B-II (to be open in early May) early Nov. – mid-Dec. 2024 Approx. 105 shifts
2024B-III (to be open in late Sep.) late Jan. – mid-Feb. 2025 Approx. 72 shifts

Throughout the year

Measurement services

 * Thin Film Analysis (GIXD/XRR) Measurement Service at BL13XU is available for Proprietary Time-Designated Proposals (Beamtime use by hour-based).