World's First Hard X-ray Free-electron Laser
The Linac Coherent Light Source at SLAC takes X-ray snapshots of atoms and molecules at work, revealing fundamental processes in materials, technology and living things. LCLS is an Office of Science User Facility operated for the U.S. Department of Energy by Stanford University.
LCLS Announcements & Updates
Latest Proposal Schedule
|Run Cycle||Proposal Type||Proposal Deadline||Cycle Begins||Cycle Ends|
|16||Regular - AMO, CXI, MEC, MFX, SXR, XCS, XPP||May 04, 2017 4 pm Pacific||Nov 2017||Jun 2018|
|16||Protein Crystal Screening (PCS) - CXI, MFX||Jun 26, 2017 4 pm Pacific||Nov 2017||Jun 2018|
LCLS proposals are submitted through the User Portal.
LCLS Science News
Six Months of LCLS Experiments