June 2, 2016
Academic Center for Natural Sciences, University of Latvia
Europe/Riga timezone

Event description



The European Spallation Source (ESS) is one of the largest science infrastructure projects being built in Europe today. Designed to generate neutron beams for science, ESS will benefit a broad range of research, from life science to engineering materials, from heritage conservation to magnetism. 

A Partner Day will be held in Riga on 2 June 2016 in collaboration with the Ministry of Science and Education and Latvian Institutes, including the Institute of Solid State Physics.



Gatis Kveps
Senior Expert
Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Latvia 
Email: Gatis.Kveps@izm.gov.lv

Anatoli Popov 
Senior Research Scientist 
Institute of Solid State Physics
Email: popov@latnet.lv

Ute Gunsenheimer 
Head of External Relations and EU Grants
The European Spallation Source ERIC
Email: ute.gunsenheimer@esss.se



BrightnESS is funded by the European Commission within the Research Infrastructures programme of Horizon 2020, grant agreement number 676548.