ESRFnews is our digital news magazine.

Current Issue: July 2016, No. 73

Featuring matter at extremes. This issue offers a snapshot of the scientific breakthroughs that have been achieved in this field thanks to the ESRF Upgrade Programme. Users are carrying out experiments across many fields ranging from Earth and planetary sciences to fundamental physics, chemistry and materials research, and are now extending such studies into the biophysics and biochemistry arena – including questions concerning life’s biological function under extreme conditions. This and more in the latest edition of ESRF News.

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ESRFnews brings you up to date with all the very latest news from the ESRF. It has a distribution of 10,000 copies worldwide and is printed in collaboration with IOP Publishing.

What's inside?

Every edition is devoted to a special topic and you'll also find lots of regular features to keep you up to speed with ongoing developments.

You'll find Users' Corner for all the latest from inside the beamlines, news of the cutting edge research being carried out at the ESRF, hear from the scientists who use the ESRF and see some of the spectacular images science produces.

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ESRFnews Archive


March 2016, No. 72
ESRFnews December 2015
December 2015, No. 71
ESRFnews July 2015
July 2015, No. 70
Newsletter 69, March 2015
March 2015, No. 69
Newsletter 68, December 2014
December 2014, No. 68
Newsletter 67, July 2014
July 2014, No. 67
March 2014, No. 66
December 2013, No. 65
July 2013, No. 64
March 2013, No. 63
December 2012, No. 62
July 2012, No. 61
March 2012, No. 60
October 2011, No. 59
June 2011, No. 58
March 2011, No. 57
December 2010, No. 56
September 2010, No. 55
June 2010, No. 54
March 2010, No. 53
December 2009, No. 52
September 2009, No. 51
June 2009, No. 50
March 2009, No. 49
December 2008, No. 48

ESRF Newsletter


ESRFnews is published by Institute of Physics Publishing on behalf of the ESRF.

Editor: Matthew Chalmers