NSLS-II First-Experiments Workshop

Agenda

 

Monday, August 12, 2013

StartsEndsEventsLocation
8:00 AM 8:30 AM Coffee and Light Breakfast Berkner Hall Lobby
8:30 AM 9:00 AM

Plenary Session - Welcome and Introduction

Berkner Hall Auditorium
Session Chair - Bruce Ravel, Chair, Photon Sciences UEC  

8:30 AM 8:40 AM Laboratory Welcome - Doon Gibbs, Director, Brookhaven National Laboratory Berkner Hall Auditorium
8:40 AM 9:00 AM Welcome and NSLS-II Overview - Steve Dierker, Associate Laboratory Director, Photon Sciences, Brookhaven National Laboratory Berkner Hall Auditorium
9:00 AM 12:00 PM

Plenary Session: Grand Challenge Science Opportunities

Berkner Hall Auditorium
Session Chair - Qun Shen, Brookhaven National Laboratory  

9:00 AM 9:40 AM Sunil Sinha, University of California, San Diego - "Complexity and Dynamics in Condensed Matter Systems" Berkner Hall Auditorium
9:40 AM 10:20 AM Gayle Woloschak, Northwestern University - "Nanoparticles in Functional Biological Systems" Berkner Hall Auditorium

10:20 AM 10:50 AM Photo/Coffee/Tea Break Berkner Hall Lobby

10:50 AM 11:30 AM John Sarrao, Los Alamos National Laboratory - "Multiscale Materials Science" Berkner Hall Auditorium
11:30 AM 12:00 PM Paul Zschack, Brookhaven National Laboratory - "Scientific Capabilities at Initial Suite of NSLS-II Beamlines" Berkner Hall Auditorium

12:00 PM 1:00 PM Lunch Berkner Hall Cafeteria

1:00 PM 5:00 PM

Afternoon Breakout Sessions

 

1:00 PM 5:00 PM

Breakout A: “Coherence, Dynamics, and Polarization” (CHX, CSX-1, CSX-2)

Berkner Hall Conference Room B, Bldg. 488
1:00 PM 3:00 PM Hard Material and Condensed Matter Physics Science Focus  
3:15 PM 5:00 PM Soft Matter, Biology, Chemistry Science Focus  

1:00 PM 5:00 PM

Breakout B: “Combined Multi-length Scale Techniques for 21st Century Science” (HXN, SRX, XPD)

Berkner Hall Auditorium
1:00 PM 3:00 PM Soft Matter, Biology, Chemistry Science Focus  
3:15 PM 5:00 PM Hard Material and Condensed Matter Physics Science Focus  

5:15 PM 6:15 PM

Beamline Tours

NSLS-II Experimental Floor

6:30 PM Dinner Berkner Hall Cafeteria

Tuesday, August 13, 2013

StartsEndsEventsLocation
9:00 AM 3:00 PM

Parallel Breakout Sessions

Various Locations
9:00 AM 3:00 PM Hard X-ray Nanoprobe (HXN) (Beamline information) Physics Bldg. 510, Large Seminar Rm
8:30 AM 3:00 PM Submicron Resolution X-ray Spectroscopy (SRX) (Beamline Information) Chemistry Bldg. 555, Hamilton Seminar Room
8:30 AM 3:00 PM Coherent Hard X-ray Scattering (CHX) (Beamline Information) Science Education Center, Bldg. 438, Seminar Room
9:00 AM 3:00 PM Coherent Soft X-ray Scattering (CSX-1) (Beamline Information) Physics, Bldg. 510, Small Seminar Rm
9:00 AM 3:00 PM Full Polarization Control Soft X-rays (CSX-2) (Beamline Information) Berkner Hall, Bldg. 488, Conference Room C
8:50 AM 3:00 PM X-ray Powder Diffraction (XPD) (Beamline Information) Berkner Hall, Bldg. 488, Conference Room B

12:00 PM 1:00 PM Lunch - All Breakout Sessions Breakout Locations

1:00 PM 3:00 PM

Breakout Sessions Resume

Breakout Locations

3:30 PM 5:00 PM

Plenary Summary / Close-out Session - Qun Shen

Berkner Hall Auditorium
3:30 PM 4:30 PM Brief Summary by each Beamline Breakout Session (Group Leaders and BAT Chairs),Q&A periods  
3:30 PM 3:40 PM Hard X-ray Nanoprobe (HXN)  
3:40 PM 3:50 PM Coherent Hard X-ray Scattering (CHX)  
3:50 PM 4:00 PM Coherent Soft X-ray Scattering (CSX-1)  
4:00 PM 4:10 PM Full Polarization Control Soft X-rays (CSX-2)  
4:10 PM 4:20 PM Submicron Resolution X-ray Spectroscopy (SRX)  
4:20 PM 4:30 PM X-ray Powder Diffraction (XPD)  
4:30 PM 5:00 PM Qun Shen, Brookhaven National Laboratory - Concluding Remarks and Plan Forward  

6:00 PM Workshop BBQ Berkner Hall Cafeteria Patio