May 16 – 20, 2016
Spallation Neutron Source
US/Eastern timezone

Symposium Program

Symposium Program

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8:30 a.m.

Badging at guest house (Flora Meilleur / Teresa Ault)

JINS/8630, A202




9:00 – 9:15 a.m.

Registration / Welcome

Flora Meilleur, NCSU/ORNL

9:15 – 10:15 a.m.

Neutron Scattering in Structural Biology: From Atoms to Cells

Dean Myles, ORNL

10:15 – 11:15 a.m.

Structural and biochemical characterization of farnesylated and methylated KRAS4b

Andy Stephen, Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research

11:15 – 12:15 p.m.

Exploring the dynamics of proteins and living cells membranes by neutron spin echo

Laura Stingaciu, ORNL

12:15  – 2:30 p.m.

Working Lunch/Group picture Elevator pitch session (Participants)

2:30 – 3:30 p.m.

Titrating the y-phosphate of GppNHp on Ras using neutron crystallography

Carla Mattos, Northeastern University

3:30 – 4:30 p.m.

Elucidating Structure-Function Relationships of Intrinsically Disordered Proteins by Integrating Neutron Scattering, Atomistic Simulations and Statistical Inference

Arvind Ramanathan, ORNL

4:30 – 5:00 p.m.


5:00 – 6:00 p.m.

On scattered waves and lipid domains: Biomembrane spatial organization as seen by neutrons

Fred Heberle, ORNL

6:15 – 8:00 p.m.

Dinner with “Opportunity at ORNL” presented by Thomas Proffen