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2010 NSLS/CFN Joint Users' Meeting

Agenda

 

Sunday, May 23, 2010

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4:00 PM7:00 PM Early Registration – Registration Office Opens Berkner Hall Lobby & Conf. Rm D
4:00 PM7:00 PM Optional Vendor Set Up Berkner Hall Lobby & Cafeteria
4:00 PM7:00 PM Poster Set up Berkner Hall Cafeteria

Monday, May 24, 2010

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7:00 AM11:30 AM Exhibitor Set Up Berkner Hall Lobby & Cafeteria
7:00 AM11:30 AM Poster Set Up Berkner Hall Cafeteria
7:00 AM  Registration Office opens – all attendees must check in before attending any event Berkner Hall Lobby & Conf. Rm D

8:15 AM5:00 PM Seeing is Believing - Synchrotron-Based Methods of Imaging of Catalysts in Action Physics Bldg. 510, Large Seminar Room
8:30 AM1:00 PM Biomineralization: Effects of the Environment on Biological Development (Half-day workshop) Berkner Hall, Bldg. 488, Conference Room C
8:45 AM1:00 PM Nanoscale Diffraction of Materials (Half-day workshop) Office of Educational Programs, Bldg. 438, Seminar Room
8:45 AM5:45 PM Self-Assembly of Soft and Biomolecular Materials: Structure, Dynamics, and Interactions CFN Bldg. 735, Large Conference Room
8:45 AM4:40 PM Bringing Big Science into the Classroom: BNL's NSLS and CFN Berkner Hall, Bldg. 488, Conference Room B
12:00 PM2:00 PM Lunch for Workshop Attendees Berkner Hall Cafeteria
2:00 PM5:00 PM Exhibitor Set Up Berkner Hall Lobby & Cafeteria
 5:00 PM Registration Office closes Berkner Hall Lobby & Conf. Rm D
 5:00 PM All Workshops Conclude Workshop Locations
5:30 PM8:00 PM Exhibitor Reception and Poster Session Berkner Hall Lobby and Cafeteria

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

StartsEndsEventsLocation
7:30 AM5:05 PM Registration Office open – all attendees must check in before attending any event Berkner Hall Lobby & Conf. Rm D
8:00 AM5:05 PM Vendor Exhibitor, Poster Session Berkner Hall Lobby & Cafeteria

8:30 AM10:10 AM

Morning Plenary Session

Berkner Hall Auditorium
   Session Chair, Bruce Ravel, Ph.D., Chair, NSLS Users' Executive Committee, National Institute of Standards & Technology  

8:30 AM8:35 AM Welcome, Antonio Lanzirotti, Ph.D., Vice Chair, NSLS Users' Executive Committee, University of Chicago Berkner Hall Auditorium
8:35 AM8:55 AM BNL Update, Samuel Aronson, Ph.D., Laboratory Director, Brookhaven National Laboratory Berkner Hall Auditorium
8:55 AM9:25 AM BES Update, Harriet Kung, Ph.D., Associate Director of Science for Basic Energy Sciences, U.S. Department of Energy Berkner Hall Auditorium
9:25 AM10:10 AM Keynote Address, William F. Brinkman, Ph.D., Director, Office of Science, U.S. Department of Energy Berkner Hall Auditorium

10:10 AM10:40 AM

Morning Break

 

10:15 AM10:25 AM Photo Session - NSLS/CFN UEC Members, BNL and DOE Management  
10:25 AM10:35 AM Photo Session – Users’ Meeting Planning Committee  

10:40 AM12:10 PM

Late Morning Session

Berkner Hall Auditorium
   Session Chair, Antonio Lanzirotti, Ph.D., Vice Chair, NSLS Users' Executive Committee, University of Chicago  

10:40 AM12:00 PM BNL Exhibitors Networking Session (Open to all BNL) Berkner Hall Lobby & Cafeteria
10:40 AM11:10 AM NSLS-II Update, Steven Dierker, Ph.D., Associate Laboratory Director for Light Sources Directorate, NSLS-II Project Director, Brookhaven National Laboratory Berkner Hall Auditorium
11:10 AM11:50 AM Scientific Talk: Materials Issues for Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting, John Turner, Ph.D., Research Fellow, National Renewable Energy Laboratory Berkner Hall Auditorium
11:50 AM12:10 PM Julian Baumert PhD Thesis Award Winner Berkner Hall Auditorium

12:10 PM1:10 PM

Lunch Break (Luncheon Ticket Required)

Berkner Hall

12:10 PM1:10 PM Joint UEC Luncheon, Harriet Kung, Ph.D., Associate Director of Science for Basic Energy Sciences, U.S. Department of Energy Berkner Hall, Conf. Rm A

1:10 PM3:10 PM

Early Afternoon Session

Berkner Hall Auditorium
   Session Chair, Stanislaus Wong, Ph.D., Chair, CFN User's Executive Committee, Department of Chemistry, Stony Brook University / Brookhaven National Laboratory  

1:10 PM4:00 PM BNL Exhibitors Networking Session (Open to all BNL) Berkner Hall Lobby & Cafeteria
1:10 PM1:40 PM NSLS Update, Chi-Chang Kao, Ph.D., Chair, National Synchrotron Light Source, Brookhaven National Laboratory Berkner Hall Auditorium
1:40 PM2:10 PM CFN Update, Emilio Mendez, Ph.D., Director, Center for Functional Nanomaterials, Brookhaven National Laboratory Berkner Hall Auditorium
2:10 PM2:50 PM Scientific Talk: From Microbes to the Globe: What Cell-Specific Analyses of Elemental Content of Planktonic Organisms can tell us about Marine Biogeochemical Cycles, Stephen Baines, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Ecology and Evolution, Stony Brook University Berkner Hall Auditorium

2:50 PM3:10 PM

Afternoon Break

Berkner Hall Lobby

3:10 PM5:05 PM

Late Afternoon Session

 
   Session Chair, Balaji Raghothamachar, Ph.D., Vice Chair, CFN Users' Executive Committee, Materials Science and Engineering Department, Stony Brook University  

3:10 PM3:50 PM Scientific Talk: Multiple Exciton Generation, QD Solar Cells, and Carrier Dynamics in PbSe QD Films, Matthew Beard, Ph.D., Senior Scientist, National Renewable Energy Laboratory Berkner Hall Auditorium

3:50 PM4:30 PM Scientific Talk: Engineering Microstructure for Enhanced Performance in Silicon-Based Photovoltaic Materials, Tonio Buonassisi, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Berkner Hall Auditorium
4:30 PM4:45 PM Poster Session Winners, UEC and SpIG Election Results, Community Service Award Winner (s) Berkner Hall Auditorium
4:45 PM4:55 PM CFN UEC Update Berkner Hall Auditorium
4:55 PM5:05 PM NSLS UEC Update Berkner Hall Auditorium
5:05 PM5:35 PM CFN UEC Meeting Berkner Hall, Conf. Rm A
5:05 PM5:35 PM NSLS UEC Meeting Berkner Hall, Conf. Rm B
5:30 PM  Bus Pick up at Hotels  
6:00 PM  Bus Pick up at BNL  

  

Tuesday Night Users' Meeting Banquet

 

6:30 PM7:30 PM Cocktail Hour Atlantis Marine World Aquarium, Riverhead, NY
7:30 PM10:00 PM Annual Banquet and Shark Dive Atlantis Marine World Aquarium, Riverhead, NY

Wednesday, May 26, 2010

StartsEndsEventsLocation
8:00 AM12:00 PM Registration Office Opens – all attendees must check in before attending any event Berkner Hall Lobby & Conf. Rm D

8:45 AM5:00 PM Future Experiments with Coherent X-Rays Berkner Hall, Conference Rm. B
8:45 AM5:00 PM Frontiers in Automated Crystal Handling and Visualization - 1 1/2 day Workshop Chemistry Bldg. 555, Hamilton Seminar Room
8:45 AM5:00 PM Conventional and Unconventional Lithographic Techniques: A Hands-On Workshop CFN Bldg. 735, Large Conference Room
 12:00 PM Registration Office Closes Berkner Hall, Conf. Rm D
   Poster Session Ends Berkner Hall Cafeteria
12:00 PM2:00 PM Lunch for Workshop Attendees Berkner Hall Cafeteria
 1:30 PM Exhibitor Session Ends Berkner Hall Lobby & Cafeteria
 5:00 PM Workshops Conclude Workshop Locations

Thursday, May 27, 2010

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8:45 AM12:10 PM Frontiers in Automated Crystal Handling and Visualization - Continued from Wednesday Chemistry Bldg. 555, Hamilton Seminar Room


This joint meeting and associated workshops are supported by registration fees paid by the participants. Social events, lunches, and coffee breaks are provided to registered attendees primarily by our exhibitors and sponsors, and in part by the NSLS-II facility and CFN's Brookhaven Science Associates' funding. The Users' Meeting Planning Committee consists of users and staff of NSLS-II and CFN. Administrative support for the meeting is provided by BNL's National Synchrotron Light Source II and the Center for Functional Nanomaterials.