Details: General proposals for proprietary research
In principle, proposals are called for and reviewed twice/six times a year and approved proposals are valid for half a year, but approved proposals at PX-BLs are valid for one-year. For proprietary research, the available beamtime is limited to the percentage designated for each beamline.
Type of fee
Program fee for non-proprietary grant-aided proposal
User fee (fixed)
* 1 shift is 8 hours and for any proposals that are allocated by the hour, the fees are charged by the hour.
A variable fee will be calculated and added in accordance with the amount of liquid helium actually used.