from 26 October 2019 to 7 November 2019
Amman, Jordan
UTC timezone


An HERCULES school (Higher European Research Course for Users of Large Experimental Systems) is organised in SESAME (Amman, Jordan) from 26 October to 7 November 2019. This two-weeks school will train young researchers on the broad basics, techniques of synchrotron radiation and applications in the fields of Material Science, Cultural Heritage, Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Biomedicine, Structural Biology and Environment.


More detailed information about this event (programme) can be found here: 


Who can apply ?

    • PhD students

    • Post-doctoral fellows

    • Young researchers (with a PhD)

    • Working in Middle East and neighbouring countries, including all SESAME members

    • Pre-PhD (e.g. master students) will not be considered

    • For participants coming from SESAME members: funding from the Open Sesame European project will cover travel to SESAME as well as on-site living expenses


To register:



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  • Note: after checking that you have filled in your registration, there is no need to contact us. We will contact you if any information is missing from your application, or if we have not received the support letter from your supervisor
Starts 26 Oct 2019 08:00
Ends 7 Nov 2019 18:00
Amman, Jordan
King Al-Hussein Bin Talal, Allan, Al Salt, Jordan