Sample injector and diagnostic system
Coordinating university or institute
The Laboratory of Molecular Biophysics at Uppsala University provided parts of the bio-imaging instrumentation as a Swedish in-kind contribution to the European XFEL. The instrumentation will permit ultra-fast coherent diffraction studies on non-crystalline objects, such as single virus particles or biomolecuies. The project included tests of prototypes at FLASH in Hamburg and at the LCLS at Stanford.
- Janos Hajdu, Professor, molecular biophysics, specialist in extreme photon science, ultra-fast diffractive imaging, biophysics, structural sciences
- Jakob Andreasson, Specialist in AMO and laser science
Uppsala developed a sample injector and diagnostic instrumentation for the European XFEL.