• LENS participates ECNS

    Mon, 15 Jul, 2019
      ST. PETERSBURG – The European Conference on Neutron Scattering (ECNS 2019) was a spree of lectures, poster sessions, and expert talks on the current trends and future possibilities in neutron science. The programme spread over six days and covered a magnitude of topics
  • ECNS 2019 - Registration until 10 June

    Fri, 31 May, 2019
      The European Conference on Neutron Scattering (ECNS 2019) will take place in St. Petersburg, Russia, June 30 - July 5, 2019. The conference is held every four years under the patronage of the European Neutron Scattering Association (ENSA). Previous ECNS conferences: Interlaken (1996), Budapest (1999), Montpellier (2003), Lund (2007), Prague (2011) and Zaragoza (2015). Topics that will be covered are directly related with the European Great Challenges.
  • 13th Central European Training School on Neutron Methods - successfully completed

    Fri, 10 May, 2019
      The Central European Training School has been organized bi-annually, then annually by the Budapest Neutron Center (BNC) since 1992. This year’s school was the 13th in the series. Beside short theoretical introduction to neutron scattering and other neutron based methods the school provides actual hands-on practice in studies of structure and composition of matter. The participants expressed lively interest in the theoretical presentations and the hands-on practices alike.
  • Neutrons advance industry - BNC

    Fri, 10 May, 2019
      Conference entitled , One-day conference 'Science, innovation, competitivenessaiming to bring together experts, new-comers, students who have already used, or are potentially interested in utilizing large research infrastructures, in particular neutron techniques available at the Budapest Neutron Centre. The conference is sponsored by the SINE2020 project (of the framework H2020), in which BNC is one of the 12 EU partners.
  • Mini-workshop on membrane complexity

    Fri, 29 Mar, 2019

    Half-day workshop organised by BNC and the Membrane Section of the Hung. Biophys. Society
    Venue:  Research Centre for Natural Sciences, HAS,    Lecture Hall - ground floor.
    Date: 29 March 2019, 09.30 – 13.15.

  • Where neutrons are domesticated - BNC

    Thu, 28 Mar, 2019
      The Budapest Research Reactor has been safely operating on the KFKI campus in Csillebérc for 60 years by now. Its successful launch in March, 1959 was a milestone in research and technology for the domestic scientific and engineering community. Its scientific significance and the sometimes surprising use of the results of the research there were also discussed at a ceremony held at the Hungarian Academy of Sciences on 28 March, 2019.
  • Budapest Research Reactor - 60 years of research and innovation

    Wed, 27 Mar, 2019
      BNC scientists have completed a review of notable achievements of the 60 years of research and innovation at the Budapest Research Reactor, which went critical for the first time on 25 March, 1959. The document is organized in six sections: "Reactor facility", "Research infrastructure", "Scientific excellence", "Innovation", "International cooperation" and "Social impact". Download here.
  • LENS launched with BNC as member

    Wed, 27 Mar, 2019
      Members of the League of advanced European Neutron Sources (LENS), officially launched activities to promote collaboration on neutron usage, technology development, innovation, data, education, and strategies. By aligning policies among its partners, LENS will advocate for the user community and strengthen European neutron science.
  • BNC Science Proposals call

    Fri, 15 Mar, 2019
      The BNC user program includes 14 experimental stations, to carry out research in physics, chemistry, biology, materials, medical and cultural heritage sciences. ~140 scientists from Hungary and abroad perform ~180 experiments / year. BNC also provides access to facilities for isotope production and neutron irradiation. BNC now calls for Science Proposals.  Deadline: 15 April, 2019
  • The CERIC call for proposals

    Fri, 15 Feb, 2019

    Call for proposals to access integrated multidisciplinary facilities for Materials and Biomaterials
    1 March, 2019 @ 17:00 CET, pre-evaluation submission
                       1   April
    , 2019 @ 17:00 CET, final submission

    CERIC-ERIC offers access  to more than 50 different and complementary state of the art techniques and to support laboratories through a single entry point, distributed in 8 countries, with the submission of a single or multi-technique proposal. 
  • 13th Central European Training School announced

    Mon, 04 Feb, 2019

    The Central European Training School on Neutron Methods (CETS2019) will be held in the Budapest Neutron Centre, Hungary. between May 5 and 10, 2019.
    Registration for CETS2019 and further info at:
    DEADLINE: 10 March, 2019 

  • SINE2020 Industry Consultancy call

    Thu, 31 Jan, 2019


    Science & Innovation with Neutrons in Europe in 2020.
    SINE2020 now offers the  use of Europe’s leading neutron facilities for your company’s R&D. 
    FREE analysis of your material or device. Don't miis your chance. 
    Apply for beam time here by March 31, 2019 !

  • Exploring Future Opportunities in Science and Innovation at BNC

    Fri, 09 Nov, 2018

    BNC Users Meeting 2018 will be organized around the topic of  Innovation.
    Bring your bright ideas come to kife with BNC. 
    9 November, 2018      9:00 - 13:00 
    ISAC meeting:           14:00 - 18:00

  • ILL synergies with Hungary

    Thu, 08 Nov, 2018

    ILL delegation arrives to Hungary to discuss the renewal of Hungary's membership at the ILL. A scientific workshop is to be organized in Budapest on 7 November, 2018, to find synergies, and inform the Hungarianneutron user community about the capabilities of the ILL’s instruments suite

  • BNC exhibits 'neutron science' at the AUTOMOTIVE2018

    Sun, 14 Oct, 2018


    BNC exhibits at Automotive 2018. The expertise and experimental facilities of BNC are open to companies. We'll be there and looking forward to discuss possible collaborations with your company.  From Wednesday to Friday 17-19 October, 2018

  • League of Advanced Neutron Sources - BNC signs charter

    Wed, 12 Sep, 2018

    Today, representatives of eight EU research infrastructures signed the Charter of the League of Advanced European Neutron Sources (LENS) at the International Conference of Research Infrastructures, ICRI2018 in Vienna.

  • CETS-2018 - SUMMARY

    Fri, 11 May, 2018
      From 6 to 11 May, 2018 BNC hosts the 12th Central European Training School (CETS-12) on neutron techniques. The school provides insight to neutron scattering, imaging and elemental analysis, in th form of tutorials as well as hands-on trainings. Registration here.



  • New Vistas: Monitoring Water and Hydrogen Bonds

    Tue, 16 Jan, 2018

    Mini-Symposium Organized by the 
    Biological Research Centre, HAS (BRC) & Wigner Research Centre for Physics, HAS (Wigner)

    Venue: BRC, Szeged, Hungary

  • NINMACH 2017

    Wed, 11 Oct, 2017

    Neutron Imaging and Neutron Methods in Archaeology and Cultural Heritage 2017

    A conference organized by Budapest Neutron Centre in cooperation with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
    Venue: Budapest, Hungarian Academy of Sciences;


  • The 2017 Ernst Jenő Award goes to BNC researcher

    Tue, 22 Aug, 2017

    Our young colleague, Renáta Ünnep, BNC Neutron Spectroscopy Research group was awarded the
    2019 Ernst Jenő Award by the Hungarian Biophysical Society. Congratulations!