About This Site

This website is about diffraction-limited storage rings, which are sources of intense x-rays used for research currently developed worldwide. It is meant to provide resources for researchers.

DLSR & FEL facilities

Here’s a list of DLSR & FEL facilities:

DLSR

Existing diffraction-limited storage rings

DLSR upgrade or facilities under construction

Planned or projected DLSR upgrades or new facilities

FEL

Existing free electron lasers

  • Linac Coherent Light Source (LCLS), in Mountain View, California
  • SACLA
  • European XFEL
  • SwissFEL
  • Dalian Coherent Light Source[1] (DCLS, VUV FEL in Dalian, China)

FEL upgrade or facilities under construction

  • LCLS-II
  • Soft X-ray Free Electron Laser (SXFEL, in Shanghai, China)

Planned or projected DLSR upgrades or new facilities

  • LCLS-II HE