MSc in Synchrotron Radiation-Based Science

Lund University

Program Description

MSc in Synchrotron Radiation-Based Science

Lund University

Program overview

This program gives you ample opportunities to interact with users of synchrotron radiation. These users come from various disciplines such as physics, chemistry, biology, medicine, and geology. The Master’s program will give you hands-on experience from an accelerator laboratory. The program includes specialized courses in accelerator physics and synchrotron radiation-based science. The Master’s degree project is undertaken at MAX IV Laboratory, the national electron accelerator laboratory, where you will work closely with a research group. The remaining courses may be chosen from within the Faculty of Science or the Faculty of Engineering. This means that you are partly able to design your Master’s degree.

Program modules/courses

Courses and number of credits: Introduction to Synchrotron Radiation Based Science (7.5), Introduction to Accelerators and Free Electron Lasers (7.5), Experimental Methods and Instrumentation for Synchrotron Radiation Research (7.5), Project in Synchrotron Radiation Based Science (7.5), Master’s degree project in Synchrotron Radiation Based Science (30), elective courses at the Faculty of Science or Faculty of Engineering (in total 60).

Career prospects

With an MSc in Synchrotron Radiation Based Science, you are well-prepared for work in industries related to technology for synchrotron light sources, as well as for PhD studies in several disciplines.

Read more about this program at www.lunduniversity.lu.se/Synchrotron-Radiation-Based-Science

Why Lund University?

Founded in 1666, Lund University is one of northern Europe’s oldest, broadest and finest universities. Ranked among the world's top 100 universities in the QS Rankings 2017/2018, the University is the #1 choice for international students coming to Sweden – one of the world's most innovative, creative and democratic countries.

If you want a truly global classroom experience where you can start your international network, Lund University is a great option to consider. Experience a different way of learning in a country ranked as one of the best in the world at providing higher education. Group work and informal teacher-student relationships facilitate an in-depth level of learning.

The University is located in Lund – a charming and compact university city in southern Sweden, only 35 minutes from Copenhagen. The city is famous for its vibrant student life and is home to many world-leading research facilities and international companies.

Learn more at www.lunduniversity.lu.se

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Last updated December 8, 2017
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Sept. 2018
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2 years
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