An updated version of the IRRAD Safety Course (mandatory to access the beam area) is now available:
The registration of user experiments for the proton run 2024 is now OPEN
See news of 12/02/2024
The IRRAD proton facility is located on the T8 beam-line at the CERN PS East Hall (building 157) where the primary proton beam with a momentum of 24GeV/c is extracted from the PS ring.
To irradiate small passive material sample at room temperature (RT):
Learn more about the shuttle
To irradiate bigger samples and to perform active irradiation experiments at RT or -25º C:
Learn more about the tables
EURO-LABS offers supports transnational access to IRRAD:
Reimbursement of travel and accommodation costs, technical support at the facility (allowing to cover part of the operational costs)
All eligible IRRAD users are requested to apply!
The application procedure is described :
On the EURO-LABS website
For CERN on the CERN EURO-LABS website
Two distinct ADaMS permissions are necessary to access IRRAD:
You will also have to take safety into account.