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As part of its plan to encourage scientific research and build academic relations ‎with ‎international ‎research centers,

An-Najah National University cordially invites you to ‎participate in the ‎activities of the:‎

‎2nd International Workshop on synchrotron radiation and applications

SESAME in Palestine

This is an awareness raising event about synchrotron radiation and related ‎applications. The workshop aims at introducing (SESAME) as a close and ‎accessible synchrotron light source, introducing synchrotron radiation and ‎presenting examples of scientific applications that can be performed with a ‎synchrotron light beam in particular in the Infra-Red and the X-ray region to ‎mimic the day-1 beam-lines at SESAME. ‎ It is planned to attract researchers for Synchrotron Facilities and open the doors ‎for potential users and graduate students.‎


  • ‎Orienting researchers to the applications that can be performed at SESAME and other synchrotron
  • Encouraging graduate students to enroll themselves in the related programs and join the research ‎group that meets their scientific interests.‎
  • Bringing Palestinian scientists with common research interests together to form the nucleus of ‎specialized research at SESAME.‎
  • Improving the scientific research in Palestine through collaboration with International institutions.‎

Time and Place

  • The official opening ceremony will take place on Sunday, March 31, 2019 at the New Campus’s Faculty of Law ‎auditorium at 9:00 a.m.
  • The rest of the activities will be held on Sunday - Monday, March 31st to April 1st, 2019 at the Faculty of Science's meetings room in the New Campus after the opening ceremony.

Workshop coordinator: Dr. Ahmed Bassalat [email protected]

Workshop Registration

International Speakers: 


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