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The technology and applications of particle accelerators (JUAS)

2020/02/17

till 2020/03/19

Registration closing date: 2019/11/24

Location: Archamps, France (Europe)

Joint Universities Accelerator School (JUAS) The full programme covers essential topics during 10 weeks from January to March. Each course lasts 5 weeks: 4 weeks comprising more than 100 hours of lectures and tutorials, including computer sessions, and the final week given over to revision and the written examinations. The programme includes visits to leading … Read more The technology and applications of particle accelerators (JUAS)

DESY Water week

2020/02/25

till 2020/02/28

Registration closing date: 2020/02/16

Location: DESY, Hamburg, Germany (Europe)

The DESY WATER WEEK 2020 is the forum to report and discuss the status and future developments of the Centre for Molecular Water Science (CMWS) and a place for scientific exchange in the framework of the DESY Research Course 2020. The DESY Research Course 2020 is an essential part of the DESY WATER WEEK 2020. … Read more DESY Water week

Call for proposals deadline: Canadian Light Source

Date: 2020/02/26

Location: Saskatoon, Canada (North America)

NSLS-II Town Meeting and UEC Show

Date: 2020/02/26

Location: NSLS-II, Bldg. 743, Room 156, Long Island, NY / USA, (North America)

Please join us (in person or remotely) at the upcoming NSLS-II Town Meeting and experience the new NSLS-II UEC Show from 12:30 to 1:30 pm. Email: submit questions/comments in advance to: nsls2uec@bnl.gov Lunch will be served at 12:15 p.m. in the lobby of Building 743. Compliments of the Users’ Executive Committee. Members of the UEC and … Read more NSLS-II Town Meeting and UEC Show

Call for proposals deadline: PETRA III (DESY)

Date: 2020/03/01

Location: Hamburg, Germany (Europe)

Call for proposals deadline: BESSY II

Date: 2020/03/01

Location: Berlin, Germany (Europe)

Call for proposals deadline: ESRF (standard and BAG)

Date: 2020/03/02

Call for proposals deadline: ESRF (Long Term Projects)

Date: 2020/03/02

Location: Grenoble, France (Europe)

MicroMAX User meeting

Date: 2020/03/02

Registration closing date: 2020/02/24

Location: Copenhagen, Sweden (Europe)

This meeting is open for future users of the MicroMAX beamline at MAX IV. The meeting is free of charge but registration is compulsory.

CERIC call for proposals deadline

Date: 2020/03/03

Location: Europe

CERIC now accepts single instrument proposals for all CERIC instruments and beamlines at the Budapest Neutron Centre and Solaris.

Call for proposals deadline: ROBL (HZDR@ESRF)

Date: 2020/03/03

Location: Beamline at ESRF, Grenoble, France (Europe)

Call for proposals deadline: ALS

Date: 2020/03/04

Location: Berkeley, CA / USA (North America)

HZB Photon School

2020/03/09

till 2020/03/20

Registration closing date: 2019/11/22

Location: Berlin, Germany (Europe)

This school is primarily aimed at master students and early stage researchers in physics, chemistry, materials science, engineering, life or environmental sciences. Students will be introduced to synchrotron and laboratory-based methods that probe the molecular structure, function and dynamics of complex material systems. The two-week program consists of basic and specialized lectures including exercises, given … Read more HZB Photon School

Call for proposals deadline: FELBE/TELBE (HZDR)

Date: 2020/03/13

Location: Dresden, Germany (Europe)

Algorithms for Integrative Structural Biology

2020/03/16

till 2020/03/17

Registration closing date: 2020/02/29

Location: ILL, Grenoble, France (Europe)

The workshop aims at gathering structural biologists studying challenging systems and mathematicians and informaticians who might have an idea of how to model their behavior, predict their biophysical properties and analyze experimental data.

Call for proposals deadline: MAX IV

Date: 2020/03/17

Location: Lund, Sweden (Europe)

S2C2 Workshop – Cryo-EM Specimen Preparation and Data Collection

2020/03/22

till 2020/03/25

Registration closing date: 2020/03/15

Location: SLAC, Menlo Park, CA / USA (North America)

Stanford-SLAC Cryo-EM Center (S2C2) will offer a beginning cryo-EM training workshop held at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory between March 23 and 25, 2020.  Onsite attendance for the lecture sessions is limited to ~40 participants with additional access provided via Zoom teleconferencing.  The hands-on sessions are limited to 12 participants.  In order for Practical participants to have sufficient … Read more S2C2 Workshop – Cryo-EM Specimen Preparation and Data Collection

RapiData 2020 – Data Collection and Structure Solving: A Practical Course in Macromolecular X-Ray Diffraction Measurement

2020/03/30

till 2020/04/04

Registration closing date: closed (possible stand-by list)

Location: SSRL, Menlo Park, CA / USA (North America)

RapiData 2020 at SSRL is a practical course in macromolecular X-ray diffraction data collection, data processing and structure solution. The aim of the RapiData course is to educate and train young scientists in data collection and processing methods at synchrotron beamlines, using state-of-the-art software and instrumentation The course will comprise hands-on experiments at the SSRL … Read more RapiData 2020 – Data Collection and Structure Solving: A Practical Course in Macromolecular X-Ray Diffraction Measurement

Call for proposals deadline: FLASH (DESY)

Date: 2020/04/01

Location: Hamburg, Germany (Europe)

Call for proposals deadline: SSRL (SLAC)

Date: 2020/04/01

Location: Menlo Park, CA / USA (North America)

School on Advanced Light Sources: Principles, Methods and Multidisciplinary Applications

2020/04/20

till 2020/05/01

Registration closing date: 2020/03/01

Location: ICTP, Trieste , Italy (Europe)

The School targets young scientists to introduce them to the exceptional research opportunities offered by synchrotron and free-electron-laser (FEL) facilities worldwide for exploring the properties of all types of matter.

Australian X-ray Analytical Association AXAA 2020

2020/04/29

till 2020/05/01

Registration closing date: 2020.01.31. (early bird)

Location: Bond University, Gold Coast, QLD (Australia)

Abstract deadline: 29th November

Newcomers to the field – undergraduate and postgraduate students, and those working in X-ray analysis for the first time – are strongly encouraged to attend as they will learn from, and interact with, leaders in the field, as well as be exposed to cutting edge X-ray technology.

Call for proposals deadline: SSRL (SLAC)

Date: 2020/05/01

Location: Menlo Park, CA / USA (North America)

Call for proposals deadline: Australian Synchrotron (ANSTO)

Date: 2020/05/19

Location: Melbourne, VIC (Australia)

LEAPS meets Quantum Technology

2020/05/25

till 2020/05/28

Registration closing date: 2020/02/10

Location: Elba, Italy (Europe)

The first LEAPS Topical Conference aiming to bring together the latest achievements from the synchrotron radiation user community with those from source development and instrumentation. The focus of the first LEAPS Conference will be dedicated to the opportunities emerging from the Quantum Technologies R&D. This conference shall showcase where today and future synchrotron radiation contributes … Read more LEAPS meets Quantum Technology

Call for proposals deadline: NSLS-II

Date: 2020/05/31

Location: Long Island, NY / USA (North America)

7th International Diffraction Limited Storage Ring Workshop

2020/06/01

till 2020/06/03

Location: Lund, Sweden (Europe)

Call for proposals deadline: ESRF (Crystallography und BioSAXS)

Date: 2020/06/01

Location: Grenoble, France (Europe)

National School on Neutron and X-ray Scattering

2020/06/13

till 2020/06/28

Registration closing date: 2020/02/17

Location: Advanced Photon Source, Spallation Neutron Source and High Flux Isotope Reactor, Lemont, IL / USA (North America)

Graduate students at North American universities are invited to apply to attend the 22nd National School on Neutron and X-ray Scattering. (…) As part of the school, students also conduct a series of short experiments to provide some hands-on experience using instruments at neutron and synchrotron sources, both at Oak Ridge’s Spallation Neutron Source and High … Read more National School on Neutron and X-ray Scattering

The Ultrafast X-ray Summer School 2020 (UXSS 2020)

2020/06/15

till 2020/06/18

Registration closing date: 2020-06-08

Location: SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Menlo Park, CA / USA (North America)

UXSS is an annual event jointly organized by the Stanford PULSE Institute at SLAC and the Center for Free-Electron Laser Science (CFEL) at DESY.  UXSS is intended to introduce students and postdocs to the latest science that is enabled by novel X-ray Free Electron Lasers. The program will be highly interdisciplinary, with topics ranging from … Read more The Ultrafast X-ray Summer School 2020 (UXSS 2020)

US Particle Accelerator School (USPAS 2020)

2020/06/15

till 2020/06/26

Registration closing date: 2020/04/02 (lower registration fee)

Location: Stony Brook University, Long Island, NY / USA (North America)

Scholarships requests are due by March 11, 2020. In 1987 the U.S. Particle Accelerator School initiated its first credit course program. To carry out its educational mission, the USPAS developed programs of courses suitable for universities. Major universities, in partnership with the national laboratories, underwrite the offerings and provide the necessary quality control. Through this … Read more US Particle Accelerator School (USPAS 2020)

Ultrafast X-ray Summer School (UXSS 2020)

2020/06/15

till 2020/06/18

Registration closing date: 2020/06/08

Location: SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Menlo Park, CA / USA (North America)

UXSS 2020 is a four day program hosted by Stanford University’s PULSE Institute at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory. UXSS 2020 is organized in collaboration with the Center for Free-Electron Laser Science at DESY in Hamburg, Germany. The goal of UXSS 2020 is to disseminate information and train students and post-docs on new opportunities in ultrafast … Read more Ultrafast X-ray Summer School (UXSS 2020)

16th International Conference on Surface X-ray and Neutron Scattering (SXNS16)

2020/06/23

till 2020/06/26

Registration closing date: 2019/04/30

Location: Lund, Sweden (Europe)

Abstract submission deadline: 9 March 2020 The conference is co-organized by the European Spallation Source and MAX IV Laboratory and supported by the Lund Institute of Advanced Neutron and X-ray Science (LINXS). It will emphasize novel techniques for surface x-ray and neutron scattering including instrumentation and source development. Topics will include in-situ and in-operando surface studies, … Read more 16th International Conference on Surface X-ray and Neutron Scattering (SXNS16)

Call for proposals deadline: SSRL (SLAC)

Date: 2020/07/01

Location: Menlo Park, CA / USA (North America)

Workshop on Resonant Inelastic and Elastic X-ray Scattering 20

2020/07/15

till 2020/07/17

Registration closing date: 2020/06/28

Location: Brookhaven National Lab, Danford's Hotel & Marina, NY / USA (North America)

Name: Workshop on Resonant Inelastic and Elastic X-ray Scattering 2020 Date: July 15–17, 2020 Registration deadline/ link: Jun 28, 2020 https://www.bnl.gov/rixsrexs2020/reg/step1.php Location: Danforts Hotel & Marina, USA hosted by NSLS-II

International Beam Instrumentation Conference (IBIC) 2020

2020/09/13

till 2020/09/17

Location: Campinas, Brazil (South America)

The International Beam Instrumentation Conference (IBIC) is dedicated to exploring the physics and engineering challenges is diagnostics and measurement techniques of particle accelerator beams.

International Science@FELs Conference

2020/09/14

till 2020/09/17

Location: Hamburg, Germany (Europe)

This will be the fifth conference in the Science@FELs series, following those in Stockholm in 2018, in Trieste in 2016, at the Paul Scherrer Institute in 2014, and at DESY in 2012. Science@FELs is organised as a regular biannual activity of FELs OF EUROPE, the collaboration of European FEL and SPS Facilities. Science@FELs 2020 will … Read more International Science@FELs Conference

Call for proposals deadline: MAX IV

Date: 2020/09/15

Location: Lund, Sweden (Europe)

78th Pittsburgh Diffraction Society Conference

2020/09/27

till 2020/09/29

Registration closing date: 2020/08

Location: SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Menlo Park, CA / USA (North America)

The Conference is a three day event featuring lecture and poster presentations covering a wide range of subject matter of interest to researchers in chemistry, physics and structural biology. The goal of the conference is to bring together researchers in all areas of fundamental and applied diffraction and crystallographic research to present current topics. The … Read more 78th Pittsburgh Diffraction Society Conference

Joint SSRL/LCLS Annual Users’ Conference and Workshops

2020/09/29

till 2020/10/02

Location: SLAC National Laboratory, CA / USA (North America)

The Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource (SSRL) and the Linac Coherent Light Source (LCLS) hosted a joint users’ meeting at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratroy. This annual meeting is a unique opportunity to gather together the lightsource community in a single scientific event that includes numerous presentations in plenary, poster and parallel sessions. Participants are able to learn … Read more Joint SSRL/LCLS Annual Users’ Conference and Workshops

Workshop on Accelerator Operations (WAO’2020)

2020/10/04

till 2020/10/09

Registration closing date: tbc

Location: Barcelona, Spain (Europe)

WAO’2020 will be hosted by the ALBA Synchrotron and the Worskhop venue will be the Parc de Recerca Biomèdica located on the Barceloneta seafront downtown in Barcelona. The objective of the workshop is to create an open forum for those involved in the daily operation of particle accelerators to present, discuss, and exchange ideas with … Read more Workshop on Accelerator Operations (WAO’2020)

PhotonDiag 2020

2020/10/26

till 2020/10/28

Location: Villigen, Switzerland (Europe)

The conference deals with new developments and advances in the field of photon diagnostics, ranging from new devices for online measurements, to data processing, new experimental challenges and future developments for next generation x-ray light sources.   Registration and abstract deadlines to be confirmed in due course.

30th RAU (Annual Users Meeting)

2020/11/10

till 2020/11/12

Location: Campinas, Brazil (South America)

We are delighted to announce that the 30th RAU (Annual Users Meeting) will take place at the Brazilian synchrotron light source, Sirius, at the new area of the Brazilian Synchrotron Light Laboratory, within the enlarged CNPEM campus, in Campinas – SP.

The Third African Synchrotron Light Source Conference (AfLS3) : towards a brighter future

2020/11/16

till 2020/11/21

Registration closing date: 2020/11/04

Location: East African Institute for Fundamental Research, Kigali, Rwanda (Africa)

The third African light source conference will review the light source based science and further progress the vision of an African Light Source. This conference will cover topics that include Medical Sciences, Heritage Sciences, Geosciences, Environmental sciences, Energy Sciences, Nano Sciences, Materials Sciences, Mineral Sciences, Accelerator and Detector Sciences, Competitive Industry, Capacity Building and Infrastructures. … Read more The Third African Synchrotron Light Source Conference (AfLS3) : towards a brighter future

DESY Photon Science and European XFEL Users’ Meeting 2021

2021/01/27

till 2021/01/29

Location: Hamburg, Germany (Europe)

12th International Particle Accelerator Conference (IPAC21)

2021/05/23

till 2021/05/28

Registration closing date: tbc

Location: Foz do Iguacu, Brazil (South America)

IPAC is the main international event for the particle accelerator community. Over 1200 scientists, engineers, and students from around the world are presented with the most recent results on research and development in particle accelerators, particle colliders, synchrotron light sources,free electron lasers, and associated instrumentation. The event also receives around 100 industry exhibits on related equipment … Read more 12th International Particle Accelerator Conference (IPAC21)

14th International Conference on Synchrotron Radiation Instrumentation

2021/08/30

till 2021/09/03

Location: Hamburg, Germany (Europe)

After nearly 40 years, the SRI will return to Hamburg, where the first meeting was held in 1982. At that time DORIS was the only operating synchrotron source in Hamburg. The metropolitan area now hosts three unique research facilities: the European XFEL, PETRA III and FLASH at DESY. These three facilities complement each other and open … Read more 14th International Conference on Synchrotron Radiation Instrumentation

XVIII International Small-Angle Scattering Conference

2021/09/13

till 2021/09/18

Registration closing date: tbc

Location: Campinas, Sao Paulo, Brazil (South America)

We are very enthusiastic to present Brazil as the new host of the XVIII International Small-Angle Scattering Conference. Brazil has already hosted this international conference under the chair of Prof Aldo Craievich in 1996. By 2021, the construction of the Brazilian 4th generation synchrotron light source, SIRIUS, will be concluded and the renewed small-angle scattering capabilities … Read more XVIII International Small-Angle Scattering Conference