Swedish ministers visiting MAX IV

During October, MAX IV had visits from both the Minister for Energy and Digital Development, Anders Ygeman and the Minister for Business, Industry and Innovation, Ibrahim Baylan.

“It’s a pleasure and an honour to host these visits”, says Director IanMcNulty “because they give us the opportunity to show how MAX IV can contribute to solving global challenges such as curing disease, using energy wisely, and improving our environment, and to show how MAX IV can help Swedish companies develop new technologies and products.”

















Minister Anders Ygeman (second from the left) discussing with Interim Director Physical Science Conny Såthe (right), how the users coming to MAX IV can utilise the facility to understand how, for example, batteries and solar panels can be improved. The visit was arranged by Skånemotor, represented by Johan Wester (second from the right) and took part did also Anders Almgren (left) member of the Lund City Executive Committee.


















Minister Ibrahim Baylan (second from the right) talking to Director Ian McNulty (left) on how Swedish industry can make use of MAX IV. Taking part in the visit was also Vice-Chancellor Torbjörn von Schantz (right) and Deputy Vice-Chancellor Sylvia Schwaag Serger (second from the left). In the background ForMAX, a beamline for Swedish paper and pulp industry, now being constructed.