neutron scattering society of america

The Neutron Scattering Society of America (NSSA) was formed in 1992 and is an organization of persons who have an interest in neutron scattering research in a wide spectrum of disciplines.

This web site is intended to provide information about the NSSA, to highlight upcoming meetings and other activities of the Society, and to list links to neutron laboratories and resource information.

Become a Member

There is no cost to be a member
  • Membership in the society is open to individuals in academia, industry, and government.
  • Graduate students and recent Ph.D.s are especially encouraged to join.
  • Presently the NSSA has more than 1000 members from 26 countries.

What's New

ACNS 2016
Post Date: November 15th, 2016

The 8th American Conference on Neutron Scattering (ACNS 2016) was held July 10-14, 2016 in Long Beach, California. The meeting was a great success! For a detailed report on the meeting, see the articles in the November edition of Neutron News.

Letter from NSSA to DOE
Post Date: June 8th, 2016

This letter was submitted to Dr. Cherry A. Murray Director or Office of Science, US DOE. The letter expresses concern over the decline in the number of neutron facilities and urges DOE to prioritize plans for the Second Target Station at SNS and to fully utilize the existing beam ports at both SNS and HFIR. NSSA also offers its support and expertise in ongoing and future discussions related to DOE neutron scattering facilities.