European Spallation Source

European Spallation Source will be the world’s brightest neutron source – paving the way for scientific breakthroughs within materials research

Location

  • Lund, Southern Sweden

Client

  • European Spallation Source (ESS), a European Research Infrastructure Consortium (ERIC)

Project Status

  • Civil Construction to be finalized by end 2021

Architect

  • Henning Larsen Architects
European Spallation Source

Aerial photos: Perry Nordeng/ESS

European Spallation Source Infographic

ESS INFOGRAPHIC - Credit: Johan Jarnestad/ESS

When in operation, most of the excess heat from the research facility will be recovered and distributed through the district heating grid to heat other buildings, such as houses
Magnus Lindström WSP in Sweden
European Spallation Source Design

ESS Instrument Layout - Credit ESS

Credit: ESS