User Guide and Resources

User Resources

Latest Proposal Schedule

Mode of Access Run Cycle Proposal Call Status Deadline Cycle Begins Cycle Ends
Scientific Campaign LCLS 20 Proposals under review 19 July 2021 Jan 2022 Jun 2022
Regular User Proposal LCLS 20 Proposals under review 19 July 2021 Jan 2022 Jun 2022
Protein Crystal Screening (PCS) LCLS 20   Accepting Proposal Submissions via User Portal 15 October 2021 Jan 2022 Jun 2022
MeV-UED Regular User Proposal UED 4   Accepting Proposal Submissions via User Portal 24 November 2021 May 2022 Sep 2022

Rapid Access (CXI, MFX)

  Contact for details Ongoing  

  Proposals are submitted through the User Portal.

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Quick Start Guide for New LCLS Users

1. Become a User at LCLS

2. Onsite and Remote SLAC Access

3. During Your Beam Time

4. After Beam Time