An advanced control system of the X-ray emission spectrometer for the AXSIS project

21 September 2020

Find out more about the collaboration work for this XES Spectrometer across Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht, MIPT-NPM and DESY.

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AXSIS one out of 10 most promising photonics projects funded by the ERC

25 June 2020

The AXSIS project could help reveal such ultrafast chemical responses to light thanks to innovative developments relating to compact attosecond X-ray sources (an attosecond is one quintillionth of a second) and terahertz accelerators.

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Tiny double accelerator recycles energy

20 March 2020

Proof of concept for cascaded terahertz accelerator using long pulses. “Terahertz-based accelerators have emerged as promising candidates for next-generation compact electron sources,” explains Franz Kärtner, Lead Scientist at DESY and head of the CFEL group that built the device.

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