Science and Instruments

On these pages, you will find examples of science using neutrons from a wide range of different research areas, and you'll get an idea of what will be made possible by the unique capabilities of ESS. You can read about the different neutron-scattering techniques and instruments that are being developed at ESS, and follow the progress being made in neutron technologies and data management systems.
You can learn how the ESS instruments are selected, including who is on the advisory panels, and follow the instruments that have entered the first phase of construction.

There are many ways to get involved in the scientific and technological development of ESS, and we are keen to collaborate with both the academic and the industrial research sector. Members of staff present themselves on the staff pages, and our European partners are presented on the partners page. Stay up-to-date through the events listing on the right-hand side and the news flow below, and feel free to attend our seminars and workshops.



Report from IKON6

May 14, 2014

In late February, 128 scientists from around the Neutron Scattering Systems collaboration sphere congregated in Lund for IKON6. This was the 6th semi-annual collaborative meeting of neutron...

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The Call for ESS Science Symposia is Open

Jul 10, 2013

What science will you be pursuing tomorrow? What do you need from ESS in order to realize your scientific vision? You are invited to apply for funding from ESS to organize an ESS Science Symposium.

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