Short Course: Advanced Topics in XAFS Data Analysis and Modeling

Agenda

 

Thursday, November 5, 2015

StartsEndsEventsLocation
8:00 AM 8:40 AM Check-In/Breakfast (provided - be sure to check-in and pick up your meal tickets in buillding 490 before proceeding to cafeteria) Medical Bldg. 490, Large Conference Rm
8:40 AM 9:00 AM Introduction (Anatoly Frenkel) Medical Bldg. 490, Large Conference Rm

Session I – Advanced methods and tricks in EXAFS data analysis and modeling

 
9:00 AM 9:50 AM Multiple-scattering analysis (Scott Calvin) Medical Bldg. 490, Large Conference Rm
9:50 AM 10:40 AM Modeling of mono- and bi-metallic nanoparticles - I (Anatoly Frenkel) Medical Bldg. 490, Large Conference Rm
10:40 AM 11:00 AM Coffee Break  
11:00 AM 11:50 AM Modeling of mono- and bi-metallic nanoparticles - II (Anatoly Frenkel) Medical Bldg. 490, Large Conference Rm
11:50 AM 1:00 PM Lunch (Be sure to pick up your lunch tickets before proceeding to cafeteria) Berkner Hall, Bldg. 488, Cafeteria
1:00 PM 1:50 PM Analysis of polarization-dependent data (Joseph Woicik) Medical Bldg. 490, Large Conference Rm

Session II – Software demonstration and working examples

 
1:50 PM 2:40 PM Multiple-scattering analysis: implementation and examples (Scott Calvin) Medical Bldg. 490, Large Conference Rm
2:40 PM 3:30 PM Multiple data set fitting - I (Bruce Ravel) Medical Bldg. 490, Large Conference Rm
3:30 PM 3:45 PM Coffee Break  
3:45 PM 4:35 PM Multiple data set fitting - II (Bruce Ravel) Medical Bldg. 490, Large Conference Rm
4:35 PM 5:25 PM Analysis of bulk and nanoscale bimetallic alloys: implementation and examples (Anatoly Frenkel) Medical Bldg. 490, Large Conference Rm
5:25 PM 6:00 PM Spectroscopy program at NSLS-II (Klaus Attenkofer) Medical Bldg. 490, Large Conference Rm
6:00 PM Dinner (provided) Berkner Hall, Bldg. 488, Cafeteria

Friday, November 6, 2015

StartsEndsEventsLocation
8:15 AM 9:00 AM Breakfast (provided - be sure to check-in and pick up your meal tickets in buillding 490 before proceeding to cafeteria) Medical Bldg. 490, Large Conference Rm

Session III – Data analysis and modeling using linear chemometry methods

 
9:00 AM 9:30 AM Introduction to Linear Algebra Methods of XAFS (Alain Michalowicz) Medical Bldg. 490, Large Conference Rm
9:30 AM 10:15 AM Principles of Linear Combination Analysis (LCA) (Qi Wang) Medical Bldg. 490, Large Conference Rm
10:15 AM 10:30 AM Coffee Break and Group Photo  
10:30 AM 11:30 AM Principles of Principal Component Analysis (PCA) (Steve Wasserman) Medical Bldg. 490, Large Conference Rm
11:30 AM 12:15 PM “Principles of Multivariate Curve Resolution – Alternating Least Squares (MCR-ALS) (Alain Michalowicz) Medical Bldg. 490, Large Conference Rm
12:15 PM 1:15 PM Lunch (Be sure to pick up your lunch tickets before proceeding to cafeteria) Berkner Hall, Bldg. 488, Cafeteria

Session IV – Software demonstrations and working examples

 
1:15 PM 2:45 PM Demonstration of LCA (Qi Wang) Medical Bldg. 490, Large Conference Rm
2:45 PM 4:15 PM Demonstration of PCA (Steve Wasserman) Medical Bldg. 490, Large Conference Rm
4:15 PM 4:45 PM Coffee Break  
4:45 PM 6:00 PM Demonstration of MCR-ALS (Alain Michalowicz) Medical Bldg. 490, Large Conference Rm
6:00 PM Dinner (provided) NSLS-II Bldg. 703, Large Conference Rm

Saturday, November 7, 2015

StartsEndsEventsLocation
8:45 AM 9:30 AM Continental Breakfast (provided) Berkner Hall, Bldg. 488, Conference Room A

Session V – Practical data analysis session

 
9:30 AM 12:00 PM Parallel sessions lead by course instructors. Berkner Hall, Bldg. 488, Conference Room B
12:00 PM 1:00 PM Lunch (provided) Berkner Hall, Bldg. 488, Conference Room A
1:00 PM 4:00 PM Parallel sessions lead by course instructors. Berkner Hall, Bldg. 488, Conference Room B
4:00 PM Adjourn