Announcement of the J-PARC MLF User Program for 2013B
* The new submission deadline is on Monday 8 July 2013.
Call for Proposals
J-PARC Center and CROSS-Tokai are pleased to announce the Call for General Use Proposals to use the neutron and muon beamlines at the Materials and Life Science Experimental Facility of J-PARC in the 2013B operations period.
This Call for Proposals also includes the Complementary Use Proposal Program operated jointly by CROSS-Tokai (J-PARC MLF) and JASRI (SPring-8). [More information]
2013B Operations Period:
February 2014 – March 2014[See Schedule ]
Users wishing to conduct experiments at any of the MLF neutron or muon beamlines should submit a proposal via the online J-PARC Proposal Submission System – now accepting 2013B applications.
Proposal Submission Deadline:
17:00 (JST) Monday 8 July 2013
What’s new this round?
- Beam Power
The expected proton beam power for 2013B is 300 kW.
- PLANET Now Open to General Users
Proposals to use the newly-commissioned high-pressure neutron diffractometer – PLANET (BL11) – will be accepted from this round.
- Changes to the proposal review system
The Proposal Review Sub-committees have been restructured to bring together areas of research affinity and science themes.
IMPORTANT NOTE: A list of research topics grouped according to the new review structure has been compiled. Applicants are encouraged to view the list and use it as a guide during proposal submission.
Instruments Available in 2013B
Please follow the links below for more information about the MLF User Program.
- Eligibility criteria
- Access modes
- Types of proposals
- Proposal submission and assessment procedures
- Proprietary access
- Urgent Access
- J-PARC Accelerator Operating Schedule
J-PARC Center Users Office
IBARAKI Quantum Beam Research Center, 162-1 Shirakata, Tokai-mura, Naka-gun, Ibaraki 319-1106, Japan
T : +81-29-284-3398
F : +81-29-284-3286
E : j_proposal*ml.j-parc.jp