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NA1 – User tool access and data management




Networking Activity 1 of CALIPSOplus is focused on synchrotron and FEL users, with the following objectives:

  • Enable synchrotron and FEL users to fully exploit the potential of European light sources thanks to the structuring activities of the European Synchrotron and FEL User Organisation (ESUO)
  • Develop the wayforlight.eu portal as the central information and access point to all European light sources
  • Setup a sustainable office of European user offices
  • Disseminate the federated identity management platform Umbrella and linked data management tools
  • Create a Data Management Plan and update it regularly
  • Contribute with specific inputs to WP5NA4 – Striving for Sustainability of Photon Science in Europe


Ongoing activities are:



Blasetti, C. et al., Synchrotron Radiation News 32 (2019) 32 (http://doi.org/10.1080/08940886.2019.1582291)


Links with other CALIPSOplus Work Packages

Work Package „WP2 – NA1 – User tools for access and data management“ is linked to a number of other Work Packages in CALIPSOplus:


CALIPSOplus - NA1 - Kick off meeting

NA1 Kick-off Meeting at HZDR, May 2017