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SACLA Basic Development Program 2020

March 24, 2020
RIKEN SPring-8 Center

We have accepted the following proposals for the SACLA Basic Development Program 2020.

【 Accept I / Full approval to proceed with development of the instruments 】

1. Title:Developing the general purpose-type experimental station for soft-XFEL Opto-spintronics
Category:B (Continued proposal)
Name of PI:MATSUDA Iwao (The University of Tokyo, Associate Professor)
Participants Affiliation:The University of Tokyo, University of Hyogo, Tokyo University of Science,
National Defence Academy of Japan

2. Title:Measurement systems for biomolecular movies using X-ray free electron lasers
Category:A (New proposal)
Name of PI:IWATA So (Kyoto University, Professor)
Participants Affiliation:Kyoto University

3. Title:Development of SXFEL focusing and imaging systems based on rotationally symmetric mirrors
Category:B (Continued proposal)
Name of PI:MIMURA Hidekazu (The University of Tokyo, Associate Professor)
Participants Affiliation:The University of Tokyo

4. Title:Development of a wide-dynamic-range and high-frame-rate CMOS image sensor for soft X-ray
Category:A (New proposal)
Name of PI:ARIMA Taka-hisa (The University of Tokyo, Professor)
Participants Affiliation:Tohoku University, National Institute for Materials Science, The University of Tokyo

5. Title:Development of protein crystal delivery for simultaneous measurements of XDS and XES
Category:B (Continued proposal)
Name of PI:UMENA Yasusi (Okayama University, Associate Professor)
Participants Affiliation:Gifu University, High Energy Accelerator Research Organization

6. Title:Development of high-performance focusing system for SACLA-coupled high-power laser
Category:A (New proposal)
Name of PI:OZAKI Norimasa (Osaka UniversityAssociate Professor)
Participants Affiliation:Okayama University, Laboratoire LULI

7. Title:Development of sub-10 nm XFEL focusing system based on novel imaging mirror optics
Name of PI:B (Continued proposal)
Name of PI:YAMAUCHI Kazuto (Osaka University, Professor)
Participants Affiliation:Osaka University

8. Title:Feasibility study on solution sample holding technique for XFEL based single-particle imaging
Category:B (Continued proposal)
Name of PI:NISHINO Yoshinori (Hokkaido University, Professor)
Participants Affiliation:Hokkaido University, Institute of Biological Chemistry Academia Sinica

9. Title:Time Resolved Resonant Inelastic X-Ray Scattering of Collective Excitations
Category:A (New proposal)
Name of PI:Mark. P. M. Dean (Brookhaven National Laboratory, Physicist)
Participants Affiliation:Argonne National Laboratory, Brookhaven National Laboratory,
Paul Scherrer Institut, Aarhus University

【 Accept II / Partial approval – feasibility studies to be required 】

1. Title:Developments  for  a  simultaneous  irradiation  system  of  BL1  SXFEL  and  BL2  XFEL
Category:A (New proposal)
Name of PI:NAMBA Toshio (The University of Tokyo, Assistant Professor)
Participants Affiliation:None

2. Title:X-ray experiment in pulsed ultrahigh magnetic field beyond 100 T with a portable single turn coil system
Category:A (New proposal)
Name of PI:IKEDA Akihiko (The University of Tokyo, Research Associate)
Participants Affiliation:The University of Tokyo

3. Title:Nonlinear X-ray Spectroscopy in Aqueous Solutions by New Experimental Design
Category:A (New proposal)
Name of PI:Michael W Zuerch (University of California, Berkeley, Assistant Professor)
Participants Affiliation:University of California, Berkeley, SLAC National Laboratory, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, The University of Tokyo, National Defence Academy of Japan

4. Title:Development of time-resolved transmission soft x-ray absorption spectroscopy for liquid samples
Category:B (Continued proposal)
Name of PI:IWAYAMA Hiroshi (National Institutes of Natural Sciences Institute for Molecular Science, Assistant professor)
Participants Affiliation:National Institutes of Natural Sciences Institute for Molecular Science,
National Institutes for Quantum and Radiological Science and Technology