The Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC) is responsible for providing the SESAME Council with recommendations on all scientific, technical and policy issues that bear on the full and effective utilization of SESAME as a state-of-the-art synchrotron light facility, and on developments required to maintain the scientific and technical productivity of the Facility at the highest possible level and ensure its relevance to the requirements of the scientific community in the SESAME Members. It is also to foster the scientific mission of SESAME.
The Terms of Reference of the SAC are laid down by the SESAME Council.
The SAC meets as often as needed, but not less than once a year.
|Committee Member||Home Institution|
|Muhammad Javed AKHTAR||Electronic and Magnetic Materials Group, Division of Physics, PINSTECH (Pakistan Institute of Nuclear Science and Technology), Islamabad, Pakistan|
|Esen Ercan ALP (Chair)||Advanced Photon Source, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, IL, USA|
|Paul DUMAS||Synchrotron SOLEIL, Gif-sur-Yvette, France|
|Graham Neil GEORGE||Department of Geological Sciences, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada|
|Mohammad Fareed GHARAIBEH||Department of Mathematics, Statistics and Physics, College of Arts and Sciences, Qatar University, Doha, Qatar|
|Sharmin KHARRAZI||Department of Medical Nanotechnology, School of Advanced Technologies in Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran|
|Emrah OZENSOY||Department of Chemistry, Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey|
|Giorgio PAOLUCCI||Elettra - Sincrotrone Trieste, Trieste, Italy|
|Alexander RACK||ESRF (European Synchrotron Radiation Facility), Grenoble, France|
|Marco STAMPANONI||Institute for Biomedical Engineering, University and ETH Zürich ETZ F 85, Zurich, Switzerland|
|Joel L. SUSSMAN||Department of Structural Biology, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel|
Ex officio Member
Scientific Director of SESAME (Secretary of the SAC)