X-ray Absorption Fine Structure Spectroscopy (XAFS) Short Course: Principles and Applications

Agenda

 

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

StartsEndsEventsLocation
8:00 AM 9:00 AM Check-In & Breakfast (provided - be sure to check-in and pick up your meal ticket before proceeding to cafeteria) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
9:00 AM 9:10 AM Welcoming remarks (A. Frenkel) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
9:10 AM 9:40 AM Introduction and overview of XAFS (A. Frenkel) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
9:40 AM 10:40 AM Theory of XAFS (J. Kas) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
10:40 AM 11:00 AM Coffee Break  
11:00 AM 12:00 PM Synchrotrons, beamlines and modes of XAFS experiments (K. Attenkofer) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
12:00 PM 1:30 PM Lunch (provided - be sure to pick up your meal ticket before proceeding to cafeteria) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Cafeteria
1:30 PM 2:30 PM XAFS data processing methods (conceptual) (S. Kelly) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
2:30 PM 3:30 PM XAFS data processing with Demeter/Athena (demo) (B. Ravel) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
3:30 PM 3:50 PM Coffee Break  
3:50 PM 4:30 PM FEFF9 code for XANES and EXAFS analyses (J. Kas) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
4:30 PM 5:30 PM EXAFS data analysis by FEFF fitting (conceptual) (J. Timosenko) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
5:30 PM 6:00 PM Measuring bond length disorder by EXAFS (J. Timosenko) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
6:00 PM Dinner (provided) NSLS-II Bldg. 703, Seminar Room

Thursday, November 3, 2016

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8:00 AM 9:00 AM Breakfast (provided - be sure to check-in and pick up your meal ticket before proceeding to cafeteria)  
9:00 AM 10:00 AM Basics of sample preparation, detectors, signal chain (S. Khalid) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
10:00 AM 11:00 AM EXAFS data analysis with Demeter/Artemis (demo) (B. Ravel) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
11:00 AM 11:20 AM Coffee Break & Group Photo  
11:20 AM 12:20 PM XANES data analysis with FEFF9 (demo) (J. Kas) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
12:20 PM 1:40 PM Lunch (provided - be sure to pick up your meal ticket before proceeding to cafeteria)  
1:40 PM 2:20 PM Advanced topics: Multiple scattering EXAFS analysis (S. Kelly) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
2:20 PM 3:20 PM Applications of XANES and EXAFS to nanoparticle studies (J. Timosenko) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
3:20 PM 3:50 PM Coffee Break  
3:50 PM 4:40 PM XAFS in electrochemistry (N. Marinkovic) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
4:40 PM 5:30 PM In situ/operando experiments: XAFS and complementary techniques (A. Frenkel) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
5:30 PM 6:00 PM Synchrotron Catalysis Consortium at BNL (A. Frenkel) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
6:00 PM Dinner (provided) NSLS-II Bldg. 703, Seminar Room

Friday, November 4, 2016

StartsEndsEventsLocation
8:00 AM 9:00 AM Breakfast (provided - be sure to check-in and pick up your meal ticket before proceeding to cafeteria)  
9:00 AM 12:00 PM Data analysis practicum (Instructors: Y. Li, J. Liu, Q. Wang, J. Timosenko, A. Frenkel, B. Ravel, S. Kelly, J. Kas, et al.) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B
9:00 AM 6:00 PM Data collection practicum at the ISS beamline (accepted participants only) NSLS-II Bldg. 740, Beamline 8-ID (access through Bldg. 743)
12:00 PM 1:00 PM Lunch (provided - be sure to pick up your lunch tickets before proceeding to cafeteria) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Cafeteria
1:00 PM 6:00 PM Data analysis practicum (Instructors: Y. Li, J. Liu, Q. Wang, J. Timosenko, A. Frenkel, B. Ravel, S. Kelly, J. Kas, et al.) Berkner Hall Bldg. 488, Conference Rm B