MESC18 - Visit to Synchrotron ALBA

Some students from class 18 spending their 3rd semester in Bilbao had the opportunity to visit the Synchrotron ALBA, 2 weeks ago.



The Synchrotron ALBA is a 3rd generation Synchrotron Light facility located in Cerdanyola del Vallès, Barcelona in Spain. 

It is a complex of electron accelerators to produce synchrotron light, which allows the visualization of the atomic structure of matter as well as the study of its properties.  

For more information on Synchotron ALBA facilities please visit their website :

The students took a guided tour of the facilities. They were accomapnied by Dr. Montse Casas Cabanas from CIC EnergiGUNE and Miguel Ceja from MESC+ class 17 starting is PhD under Dr. Casas Cabanas supervision. 

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