International Baltic Workshop 2019: Compact X-Ray Sources, Technology and Application. 2019-11-26T16:05:31+00:00

19-20 November 2019. Kaliningrad, Russia.

The International Baltic Workshop 2019: Compact X-Ray Sources, technology, and application is organized by the International Research Center «X-ray Coherent Optics» at the Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University. The workshop will be held in Kaliningrad, from November 19 – 20, 2019.

The workshop program will cover Compact X-ray sources based on Compton backscattering, application of Compact X-ray sources, laboratory infrastructure using Compact X-Ray sources, optics for Compact X-ray sources.

Invited speakers:
Prof. Chris P. J. Barty (University of California, Irvine, USA / Lumitron Technologies, USA).
“Compact Laser-Compton Light Sources for Nuclear Photonics”
Dr. Michael Feser (Lyncean Technologies, USA).
“The Lyncean Compact Light Source – A turnkey commercial ICS X-ray source”
Dr. Michael Jentschel (ILL, France).
“Instrumentation and applications of a tunable high energy photon source”
M.Sc. Regine Gradl (MuCLS, Technical University of Munich, Germany).
“Multimodal X-ray Imaging at the Munich Compact Light Source”
Prof Nikolay Muchnoi (Budker Institute of Nuclear Physics of SB RAS, Russia).
“Inverse Compton Scattering at Budker INP: experiments & prospects”
Prof. Nikolay Vinokurov (Budker Institute of Nuclear Physics of SB RAS, Russia).
“Multifunction university-scale x-ray source with 1.5 GeV storage ring”
Prof. Alexander Potylitsyn (Tomsk Polytechnic University, Russia).
“Monochromatic X-ray source based on Compton backscattering mechanism. Conversion efficiency”
Prof. Sergey Rykovanov (Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology, Russia).
“Compact intense narrowband X- and gamma-ray sources based on nonlinear Compton scattering”
Dr. Alexey Tishchenko (National Research Nuclear University MEPhI, Russia)
“Compton inverse scattering as a coherent X-ray source”
Dr. Igor Artyukov (P.N. Lebedev Physical Institute, RAS, Russia).
“Design of Compton X-ray sources for material science and technology”
Dr. Yulia Maslova (P.N. Lebedev Physical Institute, RAS, Russia).
“Optical system of Thomson source”
Dr. Lubov Ovchinnikova (Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia).
“New design of storage ring for Compton X-ray source”
Dr. Nikolay Chkhalo (Institute for Physics of Microstructures RAS, Russia).
“High-precision multilayer X-ray mirrors: manufacturing and characterization”

The Workshop Chair:
Prof. Anatoly Snigirev (IKBFU)
Head of the International Science Research Center
“Coherent X-ray Optics for Megascience Facilities”
Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University, Kaliningrad, Russia

Contact person: 
Dr. Maxim Korobenkov

The International Baltic Workshop 2019: Compact X-Ray Sources, technology, and application is organized with the support of the Russian Academic Excellence Project at the Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University.

For registration please fill in the registration form and send it together with abstract (optionally) to
Deadline for registration: November 4th, 2019

Registration fee: 3500 rubles (50 euro)
Registration fee can be paid by bank transfer via electronic form:

Registration fee includes:
– coffee/tea during the breaks
– lunches during the workshop
– workshop stand up buffet
– workshop member bag and the name badge
– workshop program
– certificate of attendance

The Program can be downloaded here



“FABRIKA” Science and Technology Park IKBFU in Kaliningrad (Gaidara str., 6).


Organizing Committee:

Dr. Maxim Korobenkov
phone: +7 (4012) 595-595 ext. 9033

Mr. Dmitry Zverev
phone: +7 (4012) 595-595 ext. 9045

Mr. Dmitry Omelyanovich
phone: +7 (4012) 595-595 ext. 9028

Mrs. Daria Ozerova
phone: +7 (4012) 595-595 ext.9037



The hotel «Tourist» will be booked for workshop participants. 
If you need a hotel, inform in advance.