The ESRF owes its success to the international cooperation of 22 partner nations, of which 13 are Members and 9 are Scientific Associates.

Member states

  • 27.5% France
  • 24% Germany
  • 13.2% Italy
  • 10.5% United Kingdom
  • 6% Russia
  • 4% Spain
  • 4% Switzerland
  • 5.8% Benesync (Belgium, The Netherlands)
  • 5.0% Nordsync (Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden)

Scientific associates

  • 1.5% Israel
  • 1.3% Austria
  • 1% Poland
  • 1% Portugal
  • 1.05% Centralsync (Czech Republic, Hungary, Slovakia)
  • 0.66% India
  • 0.3% South Africa

 

Further details:

The Contracting Parties of ESRF Member Countries and Scientific Associates