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2011 NSLS/CFN Joint Users' Meeting

Agenda

 

Sunday, May 22, 2011

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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 (optional) Berkner Hall Cafeteria

Monday, May 23, 2011

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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 AM5:30 PM Registration Office opens (All attendees must check in before attending any event) Berkner Hall Lobby & Conf. Rm. D

9:00 AM4:00 PM Nano-Machines in Health and Disease Berkner Hall, Bldg. 488, Conf. Rm. B
8:00 AM4:00 PM Advances in Synchrotron Methods for Catalysis and Surface Science Research Chemistry Bldg. 555, Hamilton Seminar Rm.
8:30 AM4:00 PM Optical Studies of Solar Nanomaterials: From Single-Molecules to Devices CFN, Bldg. 735, Large Conf. Rm.
12:00 PM2:00 PM Lunch for Workshop Attendees Workshop Locations
2:00 PM4:00 PM Exhibitor Set Up Berkner Hall Lobby & Cafeteria
 4:00 PM All Workshops Conclude Workshop Locations
4:00 PM5:00 PM Brookhaven Distinguished Lecture, Thomas A. Steitz, Sterling Professor of MB&B, Professor of Chemistry , Yale University; and Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Berkner Hall Auditorium
 5:30 PM Registration Office closes Berkner Hall Lobby & Conf. Rm. D
5:30 PM8:00 PM Exhibitor Reception and Poster Session Berkner Hall Lobby and Cafeteria

5:30 PM7:30 PM Supplementary Meeting for SCC Investigators Berkner Hall, Bldg. 488, Conf. Rm. C

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

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

8:30 AM10:10 AM

Morning Plenary Session

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

8:30 AM8:35 AM Welcome, Balaji Raghothamachar, Chair, CFN Users' Executive Committee, Stony Brook University Berkner Hall Auditorium
8:35 AM8:55 AM BNL Update, Doon Gibbs, Deputy Director for Science and Technology, Brookhaven National Laboratory Berkner Hall Auditorium
8:55 AM9:25 AM BES Update, Eric Rohlfing, Director, Chemical Sciences, Geosciences, and Biosciences Division, Office of Basic Energy Science, U.S. Dept. of Energy Berkner Hall Auditorium
9:25 AM10:10 AM Keynote Address, 2009 Nobel Prize Winner, Thomas A. Steitz, Sterling Professor of MB&B, Professor of Chemistry , Yale University; and Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute 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 AM11:45 AM

Late Morning Session

Berkner Hall Auditorium
   Session Chair, Simon Billinge, Vice Chair, NSLS Users' Executive Committee, Columbia University  

10:40 AM12:00 PM BNL Exhibitors Networking Session (Open to all BNL) Berkner Hall Lobby & Cafeteria
10:40 AM11:10 AM PS Directorate Update, Steve Dierker, Associate Laboratory Director for Photon Sciences, Brookhaven National Laboratory Berkner Hall Auditorium
11:10 AM11:55 AM X-ray Fluorescence Microscopy for Detection of Nanomaterials in Mammalian Cells, Gayle Woloschak, Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology, Northwestern University Berkner Hall Auditorium

11:55 AM1:00 PM

Lunch Break (Luncheon Ticket Required)

Berkner Hall

11:55 AM1:00 PM Joint UEC Luncheon with, Eric Rohlfing, Director, Chemical Sciences, Geosciences, and Biosciences Division, Office of Basic Energy Science, U.S. Dept. of Energy Berkner Hall, Conf. Rm. A.

1:00 PM3:10 PM

Afternoon Session

Berkner Hall Auditorium
   Session Chair, Balaji Raghothamachar, Chair, CFN Users' Executive Committee, Stony Brook University  

1:00 PM4:00 PM BNL Exhibitors Networking Session (Open to all BNL) Berkner Hall Lobby & Cafeteria
1:00 PM1:30 PM CFN Update, Emilio Mendez, Director, Center for Functional Nanomaterials, Brookhaven National Laboratory Berkner Hall Auditorium
1:30 PM1:50 PM 2011 Julian Baumert PhD Thesis Award Winner, Andrew Ying, Columbia University (A Rigorous Analysis of the Applicability of Kinematical X-ray Diffraction Theory to Nanostructure Characterization) Berkner Hall Auditorium
1:50 PM2:35 PM Prospects for Imaging and Medical Therapy at the Australian Synchrotron and Building for Clinical Research , Daniel Hausermann, Principal Scientist, Imaging and Medical Therapy, Imaging and Medical Beamline, Australian Synchrotron Berkner Hall Auditorium
2:35 PM2:50 PM Poster Session Winners, UEC and SpIG Election Results, Community Service Award Winner (s) Berkner Hall Auditorium
2:50 PM3:00 PM CFN UEC Update Berkner Hall Auditorium
3:00 PM3:10 PM NSLS UEC Update Berkner Hall Auditorium
3:10 PM3:30 PM Travel to NSLS II Ring Building via Bus or Walk NSLS II Ring Bldg. 745
3:30 PM5:00 PM NSLS II Beamlines Poster and Information Session NSLS II Ring Building
5:00 PM5:30 PM CFN UEC Meeting Berkner Hall, Conf. Rm. A
5:00 PM5:30 PM NSLS UEC Meeting Berkner Hall, Conf. Rm B

  

Tuesday Night Users' Meeting Banquet

 

6:00 PM6:30 PM Travel to Winery (Bus transportation available. Please register at registration desk.) Baiting Hollow, Long Island, NY
6:30 PM10:00 PM Users' Meeting Annual Banquet at the Baiting Hollow Farm Winery Baiting Hollow, Long Island, NY

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

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

9:00 AM5:00 PM Data Acquisition for Fluorescence Imaging and Spectroscopy Berkner Hall, Bldg. 488, Conf. Rm. B
9:00 AM5:00 PM Epitaxial Graphene - From Science to Applications CFN, Bldg. 735, Large Conf. Room
9:00 AM5:00 PM X-ray Diffraction and Spectroscopy to Study Dynamic Phenomena under Extremes Chemistry, Bldg. 555, Hamilton Seminar 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 Workshop Locations
 1:30 PM

Exhibitor Session Ends

Berkner Hall Lobby & Cafeteria
4:00 PM7:45 PM InSynC Workshop Bldg. 725, NSLS, Conf. Room A

Thursday, May 26, 2011

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Education Outreach Day

 
7:30 AM4:30 PM

INCREASE Workshop

Berkner Hall, Conf. Room B
4:00 PM7:45 PM InSync Workshop (cont'd) Bldg. 725, NSLS, Conf. Room A



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.