The Scientific Committee is in charge of developing the scientific and technical orientations of IR Apollon. It also formulates opinions and recommendations to the board of directors. Its main mission is :
– The evaluation of the quality of the scientific results obtained by users.
– Analysis of the national and international role of IR Apollon as a host infrastructure for the scientific and industrial community.
– Analysis and assessment of the needs expressed by users to the director of IR Apollon.
– Assessment of the needs for instrumental developments.
– The drafting of recommendations on possible improvements to be made to the installations and on the procedure for allocating time to IR Apollon users.
The Scientific Committee is made up of twelve members: six members from the French scientific community and six members from the international scientific community.
– M. CORDE Sébastien, Ecole Polytechnique, Laboratoire d’Optique Appliquée, Palaiseau (France),
– Mme COUPRIE Marie-Emmanuelle, CEA, synchrotron SOLEIL, Saclay (France),
– M. GEORGES Patrick, CNRS, Laboratoire Charles Fabry, Palaiseau (France),
– Mme HANNACHI Fazia, CNRS, Centre d’Etudes Nucléaires de Bordeaux-Gradignan, Gradignan (France),
– M. QUERE Fabien, CEA, Laboratoire Interactions, Dynamiques et Lasers, Saclay (France),
– M. SENTIS Marc, CNRS, Laboratoire Lasers, Plasmas et Procédés Photoniques, Marseille (France),
– M. COLLIER John, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, Oxford (UK),
– M. FALCONE Roger, University of California, Berkeley (USA),
– M. LEEMANS Wim, DESY, Hambourg (Germany),
– M. NAM Chang Hee, Institute of Science and Technology, Gwangju (South Korea),
– Mme PASCARELLI Sakura, European XFEL, Hambourg (Germany)