The European XFEL

The European XFEL located at DESY is the world's biggest X-ray laser. It has a length of 3.4 km and is composed of 768 cavities. Control systems, timing, interlocks and special diagnostics rely on MTCA.4. With its more than 200 MTCA systems it is the largest MTCA.4 installation worldwide.
DESY has gained strong expertise by the deploying MTCA for the European XFEL.

Further information on the European XFEL can be found under