Nuclear Muon School The Neutron and Muon School

About the School

Date22 (Wed.)-26 (Sat.) November 2016
VenueJ-PARC (Tokai, Ibaraki, Japan) Access Guide
EligibilityGraduate students, post-graduate students, inexperienced researchers who are interested in, but have limited or no experience with neutron and muon beam based techniques.*
Maximum EnrollmentAbout 30 participants
ContentsIntroductory lectures on neutron and muon sciences and the application of neutron and muon beams in research. The curriculum also has courses of hands-on experience using the MLF instruments and instruction in data analysis.
Registration feeJPY40,000
  • This fee includes (room charge and) full boarding throughout the School.
  • Members of support organizations are given \20,000 discount on the participation fee.
  • For foreigners travelling oversea, we will supply them with a part of travel expense by support program for accelerator science from KEK. Young participants will be supported within the limited budget.
Deadline for payment is November 4, 2016.
Please bring printed confirmation sheet which you can download from "My Page" after payment.
Application deadlineSeptember 15, 2016

* Prospective participants must be certified as radiation workers at their institute prior to attending the MLF Neutron School.


The school reserved a block of rooms at Tokai Dormitory closed to J-PARC from Nov. 21 to 26, for five nights. The room charge will be covered by the school. If you plan to stay there before/after the school, please contact NM School office.

NM School office: NM-School[at] (Please exchange "[at]" for "@")