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Neutron and Synchrotron Sample Environment Workshop

                                                               Join us on 2nd and 3rd May, 2018 at Sandbjerg


 The "Neutron and Synchrotron Sample Environment Workshop" will be held on Wednesday May 2nd and Thursday May 3rd, 2018.

The workshop is jointly arranged by the Nordforsk Network on Functional Materials, The Aarhus University Research Foundation, and Aarhus University. Participation is free.


Organizer: Mogens Christensen, Aarhus University (mch@chem.au.dk)


The workshop will be held at the Aarhus University Conference Center:

Sandbjerg Estate                                   Accommodation at Sandbjerg
Sandbjergvej 102                                  1 night is included (2nd May)
DK-6400 Sønderborg


Day 1 - 2 May, 2018

12:00-13:00 Lunch (arrival of workshop participants)
13:00-14:20 Talks 4x20 min
     13:00-13:20 MAXIV overview talk (Yngve Cerenius, MAXIV)
     13:20-13:40 ESS overview – overview of instrument construction (ESS)
     13:40-14:00 Sample environment group at MAXIV (Stefan Carlson, MAXIV)
     14:00-14:20 ESS sample environment for chemistry 
                             and in-situ characterization (Harald Schneider, ESS)
14:20-15:00 Coffee break (Poster session)
15:00-16:20 Talks 4x20 min (in-situ growth / thin film / chemical reactions)
     15:00-15:20 Electrochemical Cells (William Brant, UU)
     15:20-15:40 In situ thin film (Dmitri Novikov, PETRA-III)
     15:40-16:00 In situ hydrothermal growth (Nils Lau Broge, AU)
     16:00-16:20 In situ reduction (Mogens Christensen, AU)
16:20-17:00 Refreshments (Poster session)
17:00-18:00 Talks 3x20 min (furnaces / temperature control)
      17:00-17:20 Reactions with hydrogen (Torben R. Jensen, AU)
      17:20-17:40 Huginn: Fast and stable temperature control for 
                             neutron scattering (Bo Jakobsen, RUC)
      17:40-18:00 Sample environment for functional materials at ISIS
                            (Martin Owen Jones, STFC)
18:00- Workshop dinner

Day 2 - 3 May, 2018

09:00-10:00 Talks 3x20 min (Mechanical processing)
     09:00-09:20 ESS sample environment for mechanical processing
                             (Malcolm Guthrie, ESS)
     09:20-09:40 Sample environment for imaging
                             (Jens Wenzel Andreasen, DTU)
     09:40-10:00 Engineering sample environment (Martin Müller, HZG)
10:00-10:15 Coffee break
10:15-12:00 Parallel session discussions
             (1) In-situ growth
             (2) Thin film growth
             (3) Electrochemical cells
             (4) High temperature
             (5) Mechanical properties
12:00-12:30 Close-out summary of results from parallel sessions
12:30-13:30 Lunch