European XFEL Seminar

hRIXS Virtual Town Hall Meeting




The hRIXS spectrometer at the SCS instrument of the European XFEL will be commissioned in 2021.  We are hosting a virtual town hall meeting to discuss the current status of the hRIXS along with plans for commissioning and user operation. Please refer to the agenda and access data below.

This event took place Oct 28, 2020 05:00 PM (Amsterdam, Berlin, Rome, Stockholm, Vienna).


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The video of the online event is available in the European XFEL Image & Video Database.



  • Justine Schlappa (SCS)
  • Benjamin Van Kuiken (SCS)
  • Andreas Scherz (SCS)
  • Serguei Molodtsov (Scientific Director, Soft X-ray Instruments)
  • Silvia Bertini (XFEL User Office)


Meeting Agenda

  • Status of hRIXS Instrumentation (15 min)
  • Commissioning and Proposal Schedule (5 min)
  • Plan for User-Assisted Commissioning (10 min)
  • Q&A Session