News - 2023

7 March 2023

ELI Summer School 2023

This year's ELI Summer School will be hosted by the ELI Beamlines Facility in Dolní Břežany, Czech Republic, at the end of August.

6 February 2023

ELI announces 2nd Joint Call for Users

The Extreme Light Infrastructure (ELI) is pleased to announce the 2nd Joint ELI Call for Users. Scientists from the European Research Area and from around the world are invited to submit their proposals.

17 January 2023

Szeged Physics Day on 28 January

This year, for the first time ever, the Institute of Physics of the University of Szeged will organize the Szeged Physics Day on 28 January 2023 (Saturday) from 9 am to 3 pm, at an unusual venue, the ELI building.

News - 2022

20 December 2022

Best Wishes for a joyful holiday season and a Happy New Year!


5 December 2022

Family Friendly Workplace title awarded to ELI ALPS

The title is awarded by the Family Friendly Hungary Centre to domestic organizations after they have credibly demonstrated their commitment to family-friendly operations. Since the introduction of the award in 2019, ELI ALPS has applied for the award for the first time this year.

28 November 2022

ELI ALPS received Blood Donation Friendly Workplace Award

November 27 is the National Blood Donors Day in Hungary. On this occasion the Hungarian Red Cross and the Hungarian National Blood Transfusion Service recognize multiple blood donors, blood donation friendly workplaces and supporters of the donation.

16 November 2022

Ultrasensitive probing of plasmonic hot electron occupancies

Hungarian researchers have made significant progress in examining the properties of the so-called hot electrons found in metals. In the future, their results can be used in important areas such as the development of solar cells and nanoscale circuits, and the improvement of the sensitivity of various sensors.

19 October 2022

Strategic Agreement with FZU Integrates ELI Beamlines into ELI ERIC

The Extreme Light Infrastructure ERIC (ELI ERIC) and Institute of Physics (FZU) of the Czech Academy of Sciences have signed agreements to integrate the Beamlines Facility into ELI ERIC. The 6th ELI ERIC General Assembly (GA) approved the agreements and endorsed key policies critical for future operations of ELI ERIC.

6 October 2022

Joint ELI User Meeting

The Joint ELI User Meeting will take place from 2-4 November 2022 with a central Plenary Day, 3 November 2022. The meeting will be hosted in person at the ELI Facilities, with streaming options connecting the main programme and opportunities to participate in sessions at all locations.

30 September 2022

"Art in Science" competition

For the second time, our research institute announce a tender under the title "Art in Science".

9 September 2022

ELISS 2022 was a great success

This year’s ELI Summer School, the seventh in a row, was hosted by ELI ALPS Research Institute between 30 August and 2 September 2022. The international event attracted young scientists interested in attoscience and laser physics from all over the world, including countries like the Netherlands, Portugal or the Philippines.

31 August 2022

Deadline extension - Joint ELI Call for Users

The new deadline is 9 September 2022, 12:00 (noon) CEST.

19 August 2022

The first Annual Report of ELI ERIC is now published

Learn more about our first year as a European Research Infrastructure Consortium!

4 August 2022

ELI Summer School 2022

The 7th edition of the ELI Summer School series aims to provide young scientists with a comprehensive overview of the generation and application of intense laser pulses and laser-driven particle and radiation sources. This year the hybrid event will be held at ELI ALPS from 30 August to 2 September 2022.

19 July 2022

PaNOSC Summer School at ELI ALPS

PhD Students and Postdoc researchers that want to increase their knowledge about the latest data-driven tools and methods to leverage large scale scientific research infrastructures are invited to join the PaNOSC Summer School on “Material Science at European Large-Scale Infrastructures using Open and FAIR Data”, to be held 12-16 September.

11 July 2022

Extreme Light Infrastructure - Joint Call for Users Webinar

Following the announcement of the first ELI Call for Users, we invite you to participate in a dedicated webinar for more detailed information about the available equipment offered and the proposal submission process on 18 July 2022.

4 July 2022

ELI names Prof. Andrew Harrison Director of Science

Prof. Andrew Harrison, CEO of the Diamond Light Source since 2014 will join the Extreme Light Source ERIC as its first Director of Science. He will lead the scientific programme as well as coordinate the ELI user programme.

27 June 2022

ELI ERIC plans a busy second year of operations

The first joint ELI Call for Users and the integration of the ELI Beamlines facility are among the key decisions in the second year of operations for ELI ERIC. The General Assembly’s fifth meeting focused on scientific and technological updates as well as organisational developments.

10 June 2022

Student Program at ELI ALPS

ELI ALPS internships are aimed at university students both from Hungary and abroad. Students can actively participate in state-of-the-art scientific projects and test their interdisciplinary skills.

5 June 2022

Extreme Light Infrastructure - Call for Users

We are pleased to announce the first ELI Call for Users. We invite proposals from the scientists in the European Research Area and from around the world.