Short Course: Methods and Applications of X-Ray Absorption Fine Structure Spectroscopy

Agenda

 

Thursday, November 13, 2014

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8:30 AM 9:00 AM Check-In/Breakfast Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
9:00 AM 9:10 AM Welcoming remarks (A. Frenkel) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B

Session I. XAFS: Present and Future

 
9:10 AM 10:00 AM Introduction and overview of XAFS (A. Frenkel) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
10:00 AM 11:00 AM X-ray spectroscopy program at NSLS-II (K. Attenkofer) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
11:00 AM 12:40 PM Tour of NSLS-II NSLS-II Bldg. 740
12:40 PM 2:00 PM Lunch  

Session II. Basics of EXAFS Data Analysis

 
2:00 PM 2:40 PM Theory of XAS (J. Kas) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
2:40 PM 3:20 PM XAFS data processing methods (S. Calvin ) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
3:20 PM 3:50 PM LCF/PCA methods of data analysis (Q. Wang) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
3:50 PM 4:10 PM Coffee break  
4:10 PM 5:00 PM XAFS data processing and analysis with Demeter (B. Ravel) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
5:00 PM 6:00 PM EXAFS data analysis using FEFF (S. Calvin) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
6:00 PM Dinner Berkner Hall, Bldg. 488 Cafeteria

Friday, November 14, 2014

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8:30 AM 9:00 AM Breakfast  

Session III. Instrumentation

 
9:00 AM 9:40 AM XANES modeling with FEFF9 (J. Kas) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
9:40 AM 10:20 AM Related techniques (D. Haskel) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
10:20 AM 10:50 AM Coffee break & workshop photo  
10:50 AM 11:30 AM Designing and executing XAFS experiment (S. Heald) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
11:30 AM 12:30 PM Sample preparation (S. Khalid) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
12:30 PM 2:00 PM Lunch  

Session IV. Theory and Experiment

 
2:00 PM 2:40 PM XAFS analysis of nanostructured materials (A. Frenkel) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
2:40 PM 3:20 PM Investigation of catalysis in extreme conditions by XAFS and complementary methods (A. Karim) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
3:20 PM 4:00 PM Catalytic mechanisms by in situ and operando XAFS methods (M. Porosoff) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
4:00 PM 4:15 PM Coffee Break  
4:15 PM 5:00 PM XAFS in electrochemistry (N. Marinkovic) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
5:00 PM 6:00 PM XAFS in biological sciences (E. Farquhar) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
6:00 PM Dinner NSLS Bldg. 703, Large Conference Rm

Saturday, November 15, 2014

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8:30 AM 9:00 AM Breakfast Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm A

Session V. Practicum: Data Processing and Analysis

 
9:00 AM 12:00 PM Data analysis lab (Y. Li, Q. Wang, A. Frenkel, M. Porosoff, S. Calvin, B. Ravel, D. Haskel, S. Khalid, J. Kas et al.) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rms A, B, C, D
12:00 PM 1:00 PM Lunch  
1:00 PM 4:00 PM Data analysis lab (Y. Li, Q. Wang, A. Frenkel, M. Porosoff, S. Calvin, B. Ravel, D. Haskel, S. Khalid, J. Kas et al.) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rms A, B, C, D