Special Requests provide the opportunity to allow feasibility studies that are not propriety in nature. These studies may be eligible for a limited amount of discretionary beam time depending on the availability of the requested beamline and type of work. The Science Director approves all special requests prior to the experiment being performed. Discuss your research activity with the appropriate CLSI beamline scientist prior to submitting an application.
Special Requests are accepted throughout the year for operational beamlines but must be received a minimum of four weeks prior to your scheduled experiment for the necessary safety, technical reviews, and ethics (if required). All proposals must be approved prior to performing the experiment.
Process to Apply for Special Requests: