NIST logo
NIST Home > Synchrotron Portal 

Synchrotron Portal

Programs and Projects
Geostationary Operations Environment Satellite R-Series Program (GOES-R) Extreme UV/X-ray Irradiance Sensor (EXIS) Calibration

Calibrations of the The Extreme ultraviolet/X-ray Irradiance Sensor (EXIS), which will be installed on the Geostationary Operations Environment … more

Photodetector Analysis for Biological Agent Detection

Photomultiplier tube (PMT) analysis with respect to PMT sensitivity and long-term stability using synchrotron radiation. more

Synchrotron Radiation-Based Calibrations for Space Weather Prediction

Orbital ultraviolet and extreme-ultraviolet spectrometers are calibrated on beamline 2, taking advantage of the calculability of synchrotron … more

Bilateral Comparison of Spectral Responsivity in the Vacuum-Ultraviolet

To compare the calibration capabilities for the spectral responsivity in the vacuum-ultraviolet spectral region between 135 nm and 250 nm, PTB and … more

Long-Term Monitoring of the Ultraviolet Irradiance Scale

In 2004, the National Institute of Standards and Technology NIST established the ultraviolet spectral irradiance scale from 200 nm to 400 nm using … more

Vacuum-Ultraviolet Optical Properties of Cryogenic Water Ices

The optical properties of cryogenic water ices in the vacuum-ultraviolet spectral range are studied. more

Synchrotron Ultraviolet Radiation Facility SURF III

The Synchrotron Ultraviolet Radiation Facility SURF III is operated by the National Institute of Standards and Technology NIST as a stable light … more

Beamline 2: Spectrometer Calibrations

Absolute irradiance calibrations based on the calculability of synchrotron radiation are performed on beamline 2. more

Beamline 10: Electron beam imaging

Beamline 10 of the Synchrotron Ultraviolet Radiation Facility is a diagnostics end-station used to determine the transverse size of the stored … more

EUV Detector Radiometry Beamline

The EUV Detector Radiometry Beamline (BL-9) is devoted to detector-based radiometry and other measurements of optical properties in the extreme … more





General Information:
301-975-NIST (6478)

100 Bureau Drive, Stop 1070
Gaithersburg, MD 20899-1070