The Association of European-Level

Research Infrastructures Facilities

"Bringing European Research Infrastructures Together"

The Association of European-Level Research Infrastructures Facilities (ERF-AISBL) is a European not-for-profit association with the purpose of promoting the cooperation between European-level research infrastructures and external researchers.

The ERF-AISBL infrastructures are open at an international level and include national infrastructures as well as European networks and consortia of research infrastructures. Every year the ERF-AISBL serves over 20,000 academic and industrial users from Europe and all over the world.

October 1, 2020

Evolution of operations at analytical facilities during and post-COVID-19 pandemic

The on-going COVID-19 pandemic has strongly impacted the operations of analytical facilities, from widespread closure or severely restricted operations at the outset to ongoing changes in […]
September 1, 2020

Watch the ERF science talks from ESOF2020 – European research in the time of the pandemic

European large scale research infrastructures play a major role in pooling forces to address the main world research challenges also in the time of the pandemic. […]
March 18, 2020

Research Infrastructures and COVID-19 Research

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, several research infrastructures (RIs) have set up specific services, such as rapid or fast track access, to allow researchers to […]
November 12, 2019

ESOF 2018

ESOF (EuroScience Open Forum) is the largest interdisciplinary science meeting in Europe and is a unique place to debate on science and innovation and their relations with society. >> read more