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November E-News 2014   (Posted December 01, 2014)

GENERAL USER PROPOSAL RESULTS: January - June, 2015   (Posted November 21, 2014)

CLS announces first shipment of medical isotopes   (Posted November 14, 2014)

Applied Optics at CLS: November 13th   (Posted November 04, 2014)

October E-News 2014   (Posted November 12, 2014)

Developing the battery of the future   (Posted October 30, 2014)

National Science and Technology Week   (Posted October 14, 2014)

Implications for the fate of green fertilizers   (Posted September 22, 2014)

2013 Research Report   (Posted September 11, 2014)

August E-News   (Posted August 28, 2014)

An interesting glimpse into how future state-of-the-art electronics might work   (Posted August 22, 2014)

New synchrotron imaging technique reveals how cystic fibrosis makes lungs vulnerable to infection   (Posted August 18, 2014)

Foldable tablets, wrap-around TVs, and the next generation of electronics   (Posted August 14, 2014)

July E-News   (Posted August 01, 2014)

Call for Proposals Open - DEADLINE: Thursday, September 4, 2014 - NOON (CST)   (Posted July 29, 2014)

June E-News   (Posted June 26, 2014)

Wrong Place at the right time   (Posted June 18, 2014)

CLS partners with Mitacs   (Posted June 03, 2014)

May E-News   (Posted May 29, 2014)

GENERAL USER PROPOSAL RESULTS: July - December, 2014   (Posted May 21, 2014)

Photos of the 2014 AUM in the CLS Flickr gallery   (Posted May 08, 2014)

Our website is now available in French / CLS en français   (Posted May 08, 2014)

April E-News: Bancroft Award winner, AUM   (Posted April 30, 2014)

March 28, 2014 CLS E-News   (Posted March 31, 2014)

The Application of Synchrotron Imaging for Crop Improvement Workshop (June 10 - 12, 2014)   (Posted March 13, 2014)

Say "cheese"   (Posted March 06, 2014)

February 26, 2014 CLS E-News   (Posted February 26, 2014)

Annual Users' Meeting, May 1-2, 2014 - Registration Now Open   (Posted February 24, 2014)

Summer School - Medical Imaging at CLS: accepting applications   (Posted February 18, 2014)

Seeing a solution to cleaner oil   (Posted February 19, 2014)

Quinoa reveals secrets at the genetic level   (Posted February 10, 2014)

CLS key partner on revolutionary Quebec aerospace sector project   (Posted February 07, 2014)

Researchers find novel approach for controlling deadly C. difficile hospital infections   (Posted February 03, 2014)

Call for Proposals Open – DEADLINE: Wednesday, February 26, 2014 - NOON (CST)   (Posted January 29, 2014)

January 29, 2014 CLS E-News   (Posted January 29, 2014)

New Executive Director Appointed at the Canadian Light Source   (Posted January 27, 2014)

Monthly evening public tours now offered   (Posted January 27, 2014)

Saskatoon engineering company rises to synchrotron-sized challenge   (Posted January 10, 2014)

CLS Research Report 2012 now available   (Posted January 06, 2014)

Stopping the pain where it hurts the most   (Posted December 16, 2013)

December 5, 2013 CLS E-News   (Posted December 05, 2013)

GENERAL USER PROPOSAL RESULTS - Cycle 19: January - June, 2014   (Posted November 08, 2013)

National Science and Technology Week Oct. 18 - 27   (Posted October 15, 2013)

Saskatchewan Innovation Week Oct. 21 - 26   (Posted October 15, 2013)

Understanding soil nitrogen management using synchrotron technology   (Posted October 01, 2013)

September 2013 CLS E-News   (Posted September 30, 2013)

August 2013 CLS E-News   (Posted August 30, 2013)

RNA double helix structure identified using synchrotron light   (Posted August 26, 2013)

Call for proposals for beam time during Jan.1 to Jun.30, 2014, is now open. Deadline is Sept.4, 2013.   (Posted July 31, 2013)

Call for Proposals Open - Deadline is NOON, September 4, 2013   (Posted July 29, 2013)

July 2013 CLS E-News   (Posted July 25, 2013)

Scientists obtain ground-breaking measurements using infrared light   (Posted June 27, 2013)

June 2013 CLS E-News   (Posted June 27, 2013)

CLS joins network of composite materials researchers   (Posted June 17, 2013)

May 2013 CLS E-News   (Posted May 29, 2013)

Scientists discover how to build cheaper, more efficient fuel cells   (Posted May 23, 2013)

General User Proposal Results: July - December, 2013   (Posted May 17, 2013)

April 2013 CLS E-News   (Posted May 01, 2013)

CLS upgrades Security Access System - action required   (Posted April 25, 2013)

Scientists study rare dinosaur skin fossil at CLS   (Posted April 26, 2013)

Fine bubble structure of bread dough visualized for the first time using CLS synchrotron   (Posted April 18, 2013)

16th Annual CLS Users' Meeting - Register Now! - May 2-3, 2013   (Posted March 25, 2013)

Macromolecular Crystallography Data Collection School - June 10-14, 2013   (Posted March 25, 2013)

CLS Scientists get green light to test Medical Isotope Project facility   (Posted February 28, 2013)

February 2013 CLS E-News   (Posted February 27, 2013)

Cause of heart arrhythmia discovered using X-rays at CLS   (Posted February 21, 2013)

January 2013 CLS E-News   (Posted January 30, 2013)

Call for Proposals Open - Deadline noon, February 27, 2013   (Posted January 30, 2013)

Scientists use CLS to identify key protein in stopping viruses   (Posted January 28, 2013)

$67 million grant to CLS supports operation of national synchrotron facility   (Posted January 22, 2013)

CLS in the news: SK scientist helps out with Middle East synchrotron   (Posted January 16, 2013)

CLS in the news: CLS scientist offers tips for Middle East's first synchrotron   (Posted January 16, 2013)

CLS Scientists Lend Support to New Synchrotron in Jordan: A Project for Peace in the Middle East   (Posted January 15, 2013)

November 2012 CLS E-News   (Posted November 29, 2012)

October 2012 CLS E-News   (Posted October 30, 2012)

National Science and Technology Week   (Posted October 10, 2012)

September 2012 CLS E-News   (Posted September 27, 2012)

SK Innovation Week Tours Sept 20 & 21   (Posted September 07, 2012)

August 2012 CLS E-News   (Posted August 29, 2012)

Call for Proposals Open - Deadline September 5, 2012 - NOON   (Posted August 01, 2012)

July 2012 CLS E-News   (Posted July 31, 2012)

Synchrotrons Help Bring Superconductors Out of Cold   (Posted July 12, 2012)

Imporant CLS Parking and Access Notice   (Posted July 12, 2012)

June 2012 CLS E-News   (Posted June 28, 2012)

Synchrotron Recognized for Education Excellence   (Posted June 11, 2012)

Appleby Students Conduct Nanoparticle Research   (Posted June 06, 2012)

May 2012 CLS E-News   (Posted May 31, 2012)

Call for Expression of Interest (EOI) - Medical Isotope Production Using a Linear Accelerator   (Posted May 18, 2012)

Ducks Unlimited Canada and Canadian Light Source partnership to shed light on wetlands   (Posted May 15, 2012)

April 2012 CLS E-News   (Posted April 30, 2012)

Canadian Governor General Observes New Web-Based Research Link Between Brazilian and Canadian Synchrotrons   (Posted April 30, 2012)

March 2012 CLS E-News   (Posted March 28, 2012)

Canadian Synchrotron Summer School (CS3) July 16-24, 2012
Apply Now! Earlybird deadline May 31st
  (Posted March 15, 2012)

CLS 15th Annual Users' Meeting, May 3-4, 2012 - Online Registration Now OPEN!   (Posted March 07, 2012)

February 2012 CLS E-News   (Posted February 27, 2012)

Canadian Isotope Project Enters Final Stretch   (Posted February 15, 2012)

January 2012 CLS E-News   (Posted February 02, 2012)

Call for Proposals Open - Deadline February 29, 2012   (Posted February 01, 2012)

2nd Annual CLS Macromolecular Crystallography Data Collection School, June 5-9, 2012, Saskatoon   (Posted January 19, 2012)

Cobalt-60 at 60: Cancer research at the Canadian Light Source   (Posted December 05, 2011)

November 2011 CLS E-News   (Posted November 20, 2011)

Canadian Light Source Making Positive Economic, Scientific Impacts for Canada   (Posted November 22, 2011)

October 2011 CLS E-News   (Posted October 31, 2011)

Spotlight on discovery: Northern Exposure   (Posted October 17, 2011)

September 2011 CLS E-News   (Posted September 28, 2011)

National Science and Technology Week - Daily Tours   (Posted September 20, 2011)

Teachers' Workshop October 15-17th, 2011   (Posted September 02, 2011)

August 2011 CLS E-News   (Posted August 31, 2011)

Call for Proposals Open - Deadline September 7, 2011   (Posted August 02, 2011)

July 2011 CLS E-News   (Posted July 27, 2011)

Photo identification now required to gain access to the CLS   (Posted July 05, 2011)

June 2011 CLS E-News   (Posted June 29, 2011)

Canadian Light Source Spots Speed Bumps in Graphene's Electron Highway   (Posted June 28, 2011)

2010 CLS Research Report now available.   (Posted June 22, 2011)

British, Canadian synchrotrons sign agreement   (Posted May 31, 2011)

May 2011 CLS E-News   (Posted May 30, 2011)

Governments of Canada, Saskatchewan announce support for Brockhouse beamlines   (Posted May 25, 2011)

Science in Synch: Environmental stories in honour of Earth Day   (Posted April 20, 2011)

April 2011 CLS E-News   (Posted March 30, 2011)

Annual Users' Meeting, June 24-25, Saskatoon   (Posted March 16, 2011)

Synchrotron Environmental Science Conference (SES V), June 23 - 24, 2011, Saskatoon   (Posted March 16, 2011)

Canadian Synchrotron Summer School (CS3), June 19 - 23, 2011, Saskatoon   (Posted March 16, 2011)

February 2011 CLS E-News   (Posted February 28, 2011)

Science in Synch: Health Stories from the CLS   (Posted February 15, 2011)

1st Annual CLS Macromolecular Crystallography Data Collection School, May 16 - 20, 2011, Saskatoon   (Posted February 01, 2011)

Call for Proposals Open - Deadline March 1, 2011   (Posted January 31, 2011)

January 2011 CLS E-News   (Posted January 27, 2011)

Producing medical isotopes using X-rays   (Posted January 24, 2011)

CLS-led team aims to produce medical isotopes   (Posted January 24, 2011)

November 2010 CLS E-News   (Posted November 30, 2010)

Canadian Light Source signs agreements with synchrotrons in the Middle East, Thailand   (Posted November 16, 2010)

UBC researchers shine light on congenital heart disease "hot spots" with CLS   (Posted November 03, 2010)

October 2010 CLS E-News   (Posted October 28, 2010)

National Science and Technology Week, October 15 - 24, 2010 - CLS Tours Offered   (Posted October 01, 2010)

September 2010 CLS E-News   (Posted September 29, 2010)

August 2010 CLS E-News   (Posted August 31, 2010)

Governor General Visits the CLS, August 24, 2010   (Posted August 26, 2010)

Call for Proposals Open - Deadline September 8, 2010   (Posted August 03, 2010)

July 2010 CLS E-News   (Posted July 27, 2010)

Upcoming Workshop: "Stones, Bones and Photons," October 30, 2010, Saskatoon   (Posted July 23, 2010)

InnoVision - July 2010 (English) / (Français) PDF  (Posted July 22, 2010)

June 2010 CLS E-News   (Posted June 29, 2010)

CINS AGM 2010 "The Future of Neutron Scattering in Canada," October 15-17, 2010, Saskatoon   (Posted June 22, 2010)

May 2010 CLS E-News   (Posted May 27, 2010)

BioBusiness Alliance and Canadian Light Source Synchrotron Agreement Lights Way to New Life Science Research Partnerships   (Posted May 19, 2010)

Governments of Canada and Saskatchewan Invest in CLS Operations   (Posted May 03, 2010)

April 2010 CLS E-News   (Posted April 28, 2010)

March 2010 CLS E-News   (Posted March 30, 2010)

New Approaches to Greener Mining, CIM 2010 Preconference Workshop, May 9, Vancouver, BC   (Posted March 29, 2010)

Eighth International Workshop on Personal Computers and Particle Accelerators (PCaPAC 2010), October 5-8, 2010, Saskatoon   (Posted March 12, 2010)

February 2010 CLS E-News   (Posted February 26, 2010)

Letter of Intent Open - Biomedical Imaging and Therapy Beamline - Deadline February 25, 2010   (Posted February 01, 2010)

Call for Proposals Open - Deadline February 25, 2010   (Posted February 01, 2010)

Call for Proposals Open - Protein Crystallography - Deadline March 1, 2010   (Posted February 01, 2010)

January 2010 CLS E-News   (Posted January 29, 2010)

Summer School (S4V) 2010: Synchrotron Techniques in the Life Sciences   (Posted January 27, 2010)

Synchrotron Researcher from The University of Western Ontario Wins Prestigious Canadian Chemistry Award   (Posted January 21, 2010)

CLS 13th Annual Users' Meeting, June 17-18, 2010, Saskatoon   (Posted January 20, 2010)

November 2009 CLS E-News   (Posted December 01, 2009)

Activity Report 2009: Call for Submissions   (Posted November 13, 2009)

H1N1 Preparedness Planning - Notice to Users   (Posted November 09, 2009)

Applications of High Energy Synchrotron Radiation in Materials and Life Sciences, UWO, London, Nov. 14   (Posted November 04, 2009)

October 2009 CLS E-News   (Posted October 28, 2009)

InnoVision - October 2009 Issue (PDF)   (Posted October 21, 2009)

Call for Proposals Open - Protein Crystallography - Deadline November 13, 2009   (Posted October 14, 2009)

In memoriam Louis Delbaere   (Posted October 13, 2009)

City Hospital Foundation pledges support for beamline research   (Posted October 08, 2009)

New Director of Business Development aims to expand partnerships   (Posted October 06, 2009)

September 2009 CLS E-News   (Posted September 30, 2009)

Registration Open: Advances in X-ray Scattering and Diffraction, October 26 and 27, Guelph ON   (Posted September 30, 2009)

Government of Canada supports world-class research with increased funding   (Posted September 10, 2009)

Call for Proposals Open - Deadline September 16, 2009   (Posted August 07, 2009)

Call for Proposals Open - Protein Crystallography - Deadline September 2, 2009   (Posted August 07, 2009)

Annual Report 2008 - 2009 Released   (Posted July 13, 2009)

Activity Report 2008 Released   (Posted July 13, 2009)

University of Saskatchewan and CLS Researchers Shed Light on Esophageal Disease   (Posted June 08, 2009)

HARMST 2009 - 8th International Workshop on High-Aspect-Ratio Micro-Structure Technology, June 25 - 28, 2009, Saskatoon   (Posted June 01, 2009)

InnoVision - May 2009 (PDF)   (Posted May 13, 2009)

CLS Celebrates 2000th Researcher Visit   (Posted April 30, 2009)

April 2009 CLS E-News   (Posted April 29, 2009)

Government of Canada Invests in New Research Facilities at the CLS   (Posted March 16, 2009)

WIRMS 2009 - 5th International Workshop on Infrared Microscopy and Spectroscopy with Accelerator Based Sources, Sept 14 - 17, 2009, Banff   (Posted March 05, 2009)

February 2009 CLS E-News   (Posted February 27, 2009)

Next Generation X-ray Sources Workshop, May 1, 2009, Montreal   (Posted February 19, 2009)

Saskatoon Synchrotron Summer School IV (S4IV), June 13-18, 2009, Saskatoon   (Posted February 17, 2009)

CLS 12th Annual Users' Meeting, June 17-18, 2009, Saskatoon   (Posted February 13, 2009)

Call for Proposals Open - Deadline February 25, 2009   (Posted February 02, 2009)

Robert J. Sawyer named Writer-In-Residence   (Posted January 07, 2009)

First Images from Medical Beamline at Canadian Light Source   (Posted December 23, 2008)

Call for Submissions for 2008 Activity Report   (Posted November 18, 2008)

Canadian and Brazilian Synchrotrons Sign Agreement   (Posted November 18, 2008)

Canadian Light Source Activity Report 2007 Now Available   (Posted July 25, 2008)

New Leadership for Canadian Light Source Board of Directors
  (Posted July 09, 2008)

CLS Users' Advisory Committee (UAC) Election July 7-14, 2008   (Posted June 12, 2008)

New Discoveries, New Labs Highlight International Canadian Light Source Meeting   (Posted June 05, 2008)

Saskatchewan researchers awarded grants by Canadian Cancer Society   (Posted June 04, 2008)

New Executive Director for Canadian Light Source   (Posted May 20, 2008)

Scientists See Norwalk Virus' Achilles Heel   (Posted March 19, 2008)

Mirarco, Canadian Light Source Agreement Lights Way to Greener Mining   (Posted March 13, 2008)

Call for Proposals Open - Deadline March 26, 2008   (Posted February 27, 2008)

Synchrotron benefits from more than $1 million in federal funding   (Posted February 22, 2008)

CLS Earth and Environmental Science Theme Workshop, May 5-6, 2008, Saskatoon   (Posted January 30, 2008)

Synchrotron Summer Workshop for Teachers, August 6- 8, 2008, Saskatoon   (Posted January 30, 2008)

Saskatoon Synchrotron Summer School III, August 18-22, 2008, Saskatoon   (Posted January 30, 2008)

InnoVision - January 2008 Edition   (Posted January 23, 2008)

Activity Report 2007 Call for Submissions   (Posted November 21, 2007)

India, Canadian Light Source, University of Saskatchewan Sign Synchrotron Science Agreement   (Posted September 25, 2007)

MEDSI/Pan-American SRI 2008, June 10-13, 2008, Saskatoon   (Posted September 24, 2007)

CLS 11th Annual Users' Meeting, June 9-10, 2008, Saskatoon   (Posted September 24, 2007)

CLS Life Science Theme Workshop, November 5 - 6, 2007, Saskatoon   (Posted September 20, 2007)

Call for Proposals Open - Deadline October, 1, 2007   (Posted September 10, 2007)

Canada's New Government invests $2 million to attract first time industrial users to Synchrotron   (Posted September 07, 2007)

InnoVision - August 2007   (Posted September 05, 2007)

Conference Shines Light on Medical Uses of Synchrotrons   (Posted August 24, 2007)

Canadian Light Source Activity Report and Annual Report Now Available   (Posted July 19, 2007)

University of Saskatchewan and Canadian Light Source Welcome U.S. Ambassador   (Posted June 21, 2007)

Biochemistry to Beethoven: The Canadian Light Source Users' Meeting at University of Saskatchewan   (Posted June 13, 2007)

Saskatoon Synchrotron Summer School II, Aug. 20-24, 2007   (Posted May 02, 2007)

Medical Applications of Synchrotron Radiation - August 26-30, 2007, Saskatoon   (Posted March 27, 2007)

Call for Proposals Open   (Posted March 05, 2007)

10th Annual Users' Meeting-Early Registration May 1!   (Posted February 20, 2007)

Activity Report 2006: Call for Submissions   (Posted January 10, 2007)

CFI Awards $25.8 Million for Major Projects at CLS   (Posted November 27, 2006)

CLS and French Synchrotron SOLEIL Sign Agreement   (Posted October 12, 2006)

Call for Proposals Open - Deadline October 2, 2006   (Posted September 05, 2006)

New 2005/06 Annual Report (PDF)   (Posted June 23, 2006)

UAC Election   (Posted June 21, 2006)

Meeting Media Tip Sheet   (Posted June 12, 2006)

CSI at the CLS: AUM Forensics Workshop   (Posted June 07, 2006)

ASI pioneers remote access to CLS   (Posted May 03, 2006)

First Research Papers using data from Canadian Light Source Published   (Posted April 17, 2006)

Teacher Summer Workshop, Aug 9-11, 2006   (Posted April 08, 2006)

Saskatoon Synchrotron Summer School I, Aug 1-4   (Posted April 07, 2006)

New Director of Business Development Joins Canadian Light Source   (Posted April 03, 2006)

Synchrotron expands innovation research with new funding   (Posted March 31, 2006)

First Crystallography Results at the CLS   (Posted March 27, 2006)

BMIT Receives $6 million from Province   (Posted March 20, 2006)

Call for Proposals - Open   (Posted February 28, 2006)

Annual Users' Meeting-June 16-18, 2006   (Posted February 02, 2006)

UAC Election Results   (Posted December 19, 2005)

CLS Signs Agreement With Australian Synchrotron   (Posted December 14, 2005)

UAC Election-Polls Open Until Dec. 15   (Posted December 08, 2005)

CLS 8th Annual Users' Meeting - Highlights   (Posted November 14, 2005)

Canadian eScience Workshop   (Posted October 07, 2005)

Call for Proposals - Open!   (Posted September 09, 2005)

Please fill in our web survey!   (Posted September 01, 2005)

CLS 8th Annual Users' Meeting - Nov. 18-20   (Posted July 05, 2005)

First Synchrotron User at CLS   (Posted May 27, 2005)

CLS Celebrates Royal Visit   (Posted May 19, 2005)

Royal Visit Information - May 19   (Posted May 12, 2005)

First on-site contract at CLSI   (Posted May 09, 2005)

Shedding Light on Cadmium in Carbon Cycle   (Posted May 04, 2005)

Queen to visit CLS   (Posted April 22, 2005)

Bio XAS Workshop - May 11   (Posted March 02, 2005)

New CLSI Director of Research   (Posted March 01, 2005)

Lightsources.org launched   (Posted February 25, 2005)

CSC Workshop: Introduction to Soft X-Ray of Soft Matter   (Posted February 08, 2005)

Call for Proposals Open: Deadline is April 15, 2005   (Posted February 08, 2005)

CSC 2005- May 28- June1, Saskatoon   (Posted February 08, 2005)

Users' Meeting Attracts International Experts (Posted November 16, 2004)

Canada Research Chair in Nanotech Announced (Posted November 12, 2004)

CBC broadcasts from CLS(Posted October 26, 2004)

Quirks and Quarks and Synchrotrons!   (Posted October 23, 2004)

Insects Could Help Clean Up Contaminated Soils  (Posted July 27, 2004)

Canadian Light Source Gets Approval for Routine Operations  (Posted July 15, 2004)

First Monochromatic light video!  (Posted June 5, 2004)

Synchrotrons, l'innovation de tous les défis- Vivant Edition   (Posted May 2004)

Synchrotron "Engine" Tuned Up and Ready for Beamlines  (Posted April 2004)

The Government of Canada announces new funding for the Canadian Light Source (Posted April 2004)

CLS recognized as powerful tool to track environmental arsenic (Posted April 2004)

Successful Test of First Insertion Device (Posted March 2004)

CFI awards funding for new beamlines (Posted March 2004)

NRC in the spotlight: The Canadian Light Source (Posted February 2004)

"Lights on in Saskatoon" University Affairs (Posted January 2004)

A `Swiss Army knife' of science Toronto Star (Posted January 4, 2004)

Dr. Michael Bancroft awarded Order of Canada (Posted December 12, 2003)

First Light! (Posted December 2003)

State of the CLS - Moving Towards User Operations W. Thomlinson (Posted November 2003)

Commissioning Progress M.S. de Jong (Posted November 2003)

Storage Ring Operational (Posted November 2003)

Synchrotron researcher wins Nobel Prize in Chemistry (Posted October 2003)


Synchrotron Radiation: The Most Versatile Spectroscopic Source
An essay by Michael Bancroft for CFI's "inno'v@-tion2: Essays by Leading Canadian Researchers" (Posted December 2002)

Greetings to CLSI Users- W. Thomlinson (Posted November 2002)

Project Status- M.S. de Jong (Posted November 2002)

Beam Current Achieved in Booster Ring (Posted July 2002)

Canada: Drawing back the talent (Posted February 14, 2002)

Canadian Science Writers' Association "Science Link" story (Posted February 11, 2002)

Maclean's Article (Posted January 21 2002)

Team Canada West Concludes Trade Mission (Posted November 30, 2001)

View Video CTV News Nov. 29 CLS Story by Reporter Jason Matity. Used with Permission

Capital News Online Article (Posted October 19, 2001)

Cogema Resources Inc. Communiqué (Posted September 1, 2001)

National CBC Coverage (Posted April 08, 2001)

Prime Minister Chretien Visits CLS in Saskatoon

Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI)
Annual Report 2000-2001

Canada to Begin Funding Overhead on Projects
Science magazine (Posted October 27, 2000)