The ALS User Guide provides step-wise instructions for obtaining access to ALS research facilities, preparing for your visit, and completing post-visit follow-up. By following the guidance below, you can help ensure a successful and safe experience at our facility.
If your proposal is awarded beamtime, all on-site experimenters who are new users or users with an inactive status must register in advance: one month in advance for U.S. citizens and two months in advance for non-U.S. citizens.
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(Video instructions are available for your convenience.)
Prepare for your experiment:
4. Comply with experiment safety requirements
6. Complete online safety training
7. Utilize available resources
After your visit:
8. Complete the user satisfaction survey
9. Report Publications, Awards, and Talks Acknowledging ALS Work