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[Press Release] 2014/5/16
Discovery of a New Crystal Structure Family of Oxide-Ion Conductors NdBaInO4
Structure Determination and Ion Diffusion Visualization by Neutron and Synchrotron X-ray Diffraction Toward Development of Fuel Cells, Sensors, and Electronic Materials
What's New
[Announcement from KEK] 2014/10/30
"2013 at KEK: Annual Report" has been released.
[Job Openings] 2014/10/24
KEK Accelerator Laboratory is seeking 3 professors and 3 associate professors [Deadline: December 8th].
[Announcement from PF] 2014/10/21
Timetable of local bus between Tsuchiura Station, Tsukuba Center and KEK changes from November 1st, 2014.
[IMSS Seminar] 2014/10/19
"The search for novel magnetic phases in strained SrCoO3 thin films" from 13:30 on November 10th.
[Announcement for Users] 2014/10/16
PF Safety Training Procedure has been modified. Please receive on-line training for PF general safety before coming to KEK.
[CMRC Annual Report] 2014/10/15
Annual Report 2013 of IMSS Condensed Matter Research Center is published on their web site.
[Call for Proposals] 2014/10/9
Application [S2, G, T type] which starts from April 2015 is now available on the web (Deadline: Nov. 11th (Tue) 13:00 JST for S2 and G, Nov. 25th 13:00 JST for T). U and P type proposals are also welcome at any time.
[Job Openings] 2014/9/1
KEK Accelerator Laboratory is seeking a few assistant professors, a few assistant professors [3 years of term] and a few postdoctoral fellows [2 years of term] [Deadline: December 24th].
[Job Opening] 2014/8/26
KEK Instutute of Materials Structure Science is seeking a professor to play a pivotal role in the Photon Factory (PF) in developing detectors for highly brilliant synchrotron radiation sources such as two-dimensional and/or fast-readout X-ray detectors [Deadline: December 4th].
[Operation Schedule] 2014/7/30
Operation Schedule from September to December has been fixed. Please note that no user beam time is scheduled from January to March, 2015.
[Announcement for Users] 2014/7/28
Re: PF and PF-AR Operating Schedule in 2014
[Announcement for Users] 2014/6/27
Re: Integration of PF Activity Report (Users' Report) and Brief Report of the Program
[Announcement from KEK] 2014/5/13
"Introduction to KEK" has been uploaded at the KEK physics channel of YouTube.
[Press Release] 2014/4/22
Development of TRHEPD: the ultimate tool for surface structure analysis
[Announcement from KEK] 2013/11/7
Addendum to KEK Roadmap 2013 (5 Year Plan) is released.
[Announcement from PF] 2013/1/7
Entrance doors of PF buildings will be locked except for weekday daytime (8:30-18:00).
[Announcement for Users] 2012/1/13
Please fill in the "Registration of radiation work in controlled area and application of radiation safety guidance" and bring it to the entrance to the PF experimental hall.


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