Collaborative Network for X-ray Spectroscopy

The Collaborative Network for X-ray Spectroscopy (CONEXS) is an EPSRC-funded network which aims to establish a UK community for X-ray spectroscopy.

CONEXS will bring together experimentalists and theoreticians working in the area of X-ray spectroscopy to achieve new levels of understanding, especially for the interpretation of experimental data.

CONEXS will share its findings through a series of conferences and summer schools, hosted by Newcastle University and Diamond Light Source, the UK's national synchotron in Didcot, Oxfordshire. Training resources from these events will be made available online allowing the learning outcomes of the events to be accessed by all. CONEXS will also support researchers by providing funding to facilitate short scientific exchanges. 

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Call for Abstracts for the first CONEXS Conference

The call for abstracts for oral presentations and posters is now open for the first CONEXS Conference, taking place at Newcastle University on the 18-20 Febraury 2020.

The Science Case for a UK-based FEL

STFC is seeking to update the science case for a UK-based Free Electron Laser, with a series of workshops planned to judge the level of interest within the UK Scientific Community.

First CONEXS Summer School a Success

On the 10-12 September, we welcomed 32 PhD students and Early Career Researchers to Newcastle University for the first of the annual CONEXS Summer Schools.

CONEXS Kick-off Meeting at Diamond Light Source

The CONEXS kick-off meeting took place at the Diamond Light Source in Oxfordshire, offering members of the network a chance to find out about the opportunities available through CONEXS and introduce their research expertise.

CONEXS Summer School: Last Few Places

Register now to guarantee your place at the CONEXS Summer School, taking place on Tuesday 10th - Thursday 12th September 2019 at Newcastle University.