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Cornell High Energy Synchrotron Source — CHESS


CHESS is a high-intensity X-ray source supported by the National Science Foundation which provides our users state-of-the-art synchrotron radiation facilities for research in Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and Environmental and Materials Sciences. A special NIH Research Resource, called MacCHESS, supports special facilities for protein crystallographic studies.



Important Dates

February 4 - 24
Scheduled CHESS X-ray Run

March 4 - April 7
Scheduled CHESS X-ray Run

March 6
Deadline: 10th Annual Student Research Paper Prize

May 27 - July 14
Scheduled CHESS X-ray Run
Proposals due 3/10; BTR's due 4/15

June 9 - 10
CHESS Users Meeting

October 7 - December 8
Scheduled CHESS X-ray Run