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 eleven members: six members from the French scientific community and five members from the international scientific community.
– M. COLLIER John, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, Oxford (UK),
– M. CORDE Sébastien, Ecole Polytechnique, Laboratoire d’Optique Appliquée, Palaiseau (France),
– Mme COUPRIE Marie-Emmanuelle, CEA, synchrotron SOLEIL, Saclay (France),
– M. FALCONE Roger, University of California, Berkeley (USA),
– M. GEORGES Patrick, CNRS, Laboratoire Charles Fabry, Palaiseau (France),
– Mme HANNACHI Fazia, CNRS, Centre d’Etudes Nucléaires de Bordeaux-Gradignan, Gradignan (France),
– M. JAROSZYNSKI Dino, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow (Scotland),
– M. LEEMANS Wim, DESY, Hambourg (Germany),
– M. MARTIN Philippe, CEA , IRAMIS, LIDYL (France),
– M. NAM Chang Hee, Institute of Science and Technology, Gwangju (South Korea),
– M. ROUSSE Antoine, Institut National de Physique (France),
– Mme PASCARELLI Sakura, European XFEL, Hambourg (Germany)