Joint InSynC-INCREASE Workshop

Agenda

 

Tuesday, April 17, 2012

StartsEndsEventsLocation
9:00 PM 11:00 PM INCREASE Executive Meeting Indigo Hotel, Riverhead

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

StartsEndsEventsLocation
7:30 AM 8:30 AM Participant check-in as necessary at GUV Center, Bldg. 400 Building 400, BNL
8:30 AM 9:00 AM Coffee NSLS Seminar Room, Room 2-125
9:00 AM 9:05 AM Introduction, Ken White, Director, "Portal to Discovery", OEP, BNL NSLS Seminar Room, Room 2-125
9:05 AM 9:15 AM Welcome, Qun Shen, Division Director, Photon Sciences NSLS Seminar Room, Room 2-125
9:15 AM 9:45 AM Overview of InSynC and Goals for the Workshop, Scott Bronson, OEP, BNL NSLS Seminar Room, Room 2-125
9:45 AM 10:15 AM Overview of INCREASE and Goals for the Workshop, Sekazi Mtingwa, Executive Vice-Chair, INCREASE, MIT NSLS Seminar Room, Room 2-125
10:15 AM 10:45 AM Group Photo and Break  
10:45 AM 11:30 AM Introduction to the NSLS & NSLS-ll, Lisa Miller, Photon Sciences, BNL NSLS Seminar Room, Room 2-125
11:30 AM 12:30 PM Teacher / Professor experience with INCREASE / InSynC NSLS Seminar Room, Room 2-125
12:30 PM 2:00 PM Lunch and Poster Session NSLS Seminar Room, Room 2-125, and Lobby
2:00 PM 2:10 PM BNL Director's Address, Sam Aronson, Director, BNL NSLS Seminar Room, Room 2-125
2:10 PM 3:00 PM Participants Introductions and their Expectations NSLS Seminar Room, Room 2-125
3:00 PM 4:00 PM Beamline Activities (technique introduction)
Activity 1: X-ray Fluorescence Microscopy
Activity 2: Fourier Transform Infrared Microspectroscopy, Tony Lanzirotti, University of Chicago and Lisa Miller, Photon Sciences, BNL, Lisa Miller, Photon Sciences, BNL
NSLS Seminar Room, Room 2-125
4:00 PM 4:15 PM Coffee Break NSLS Seminar Room, Room 2-125
4:15 PM 6:15 PM Beamline Activities (hands-on)
Activity 1: X-ray Fluorescence Microscopy
Activity 2: Fourier Transform Infrared Microspectroscopy, Tony Lanzirotti, University of Chicago and Lisa Miller, Photon Sciences, BNL
NSLS Seminar Room, Room 2-125
6:30 PM 7:30 PM LIGO (www.ligo.org) Scientific Collaboration, Szabi Marka, Columbia University (For INCREASE Members) Brookhaven National Lab, Berkner Hall, Room B
7:00 PM 9:00 PM Reception Brookhaven National Lab, Berkner Hall Lobby
9:00 PM 11:00 PM INCREASE Meeting Indigo Hotel, Riverhead

Thursday, April 19, 2012

StartsEndsEventsLocation
8:30 AM 9:00 AM Coffee NSLS Seminar Room, Room 2-125
9:00 AM 10:00 AM Beamline Activities (technique introduction)
Activity 3: Macromolecular Crystallography
Activity 4: X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopy, Alexei Soares, Photon Sciences, BNL and Bruce Ravel, NIST
NSLS Seminar Room, Room 2-125
10:00 AM 10:30 AM Break NSLS Seminar Room, Room 2-125
10:30 AM 12:30 PM Beamline Activities (hands-on)
Activity 3: Macromolecular Crystallography
Activity 4: X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopy, Alexei Soares, Photon Sciences, BNL and Bruce Ravel, NIST
NSLS Seminar Room, Room 2-125
12:30 PM 2:00 PM Lunch NSLS Seminar Room, Room 2-125
2:00 PM 2:45 PM Writing a Beamtime Proposal, Kathy Nasta, Photon Sciences, BNL NSLS Seminar Room, Room 2-125
2:45 PM 3:15 PM Demonstration of remote experiments with beamlines, Tony Lanzirotti, University of Chicago and Scott Bronson, OEP, BNL NSLS Seminar Room, Room 2-125
3:15 PM 3:30 PM Coffee Break NSLS Seminar Room, Room 2-125
3:30 PM 5:00 PM Discuss proposal ideas with scientists; writing time to prepare proposal ideas NSLS Seminar Room, Room 2-125
5:00 PM Adjourn NSLS Seminar Room, Room 2-125