Extension of the Memorandum of Understanding between ESS and ILL
On 8 June 2022, ESS and ILL signed the extension of the Memorandum of Understanding beween the two facilities.
Paul Langan, the Director of ILL, and his team had a two-day visit to ESS. starting with a site walk, followed by a collaboration meeting with ESS's Science Management Team later in the afternoon. The second day included a meeting between the management teams from the two facilities, where achievements, challenges and the way forward were discussed, followed by a ceremony marking the formal signing of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU).
"Collaboration with other national and international facilities is key to the continuous development of new methods and technology at ILL, said Paul Langan. By signing the MOU between the ILL and ESS we are creating a framework that I expect will enhance cooperation between the two facilities and that could allow for the exchange of personnel and technological expertise in the future."