Sep 12 – 16, 2022
Spallation Neutron Source
US/Eastern timezone

Agenda

5th US School on Total Scattering Analysis

September 12-16, 2022
Spallation Neutron Source, Building 8600

Agenda as of June 23, 2022, It will very likely change but it gives you an idea of what to expect. 

Monday, Sept 12, 2022 - Iran Thomas Auditorium

8:30 am – Registration, Spallation Neutron Source (SNS) Bldg, 8600, Lobby

9:00 am – Welcome, Matt Tucker, ORNL

9:15 am – Introduction to Total Scattering, Thomas Proffen, ORNL

10:00 am – Big surprises from the small box: PDF endeavors in nanostructured materials - Emil Bozin, Brookhaven National Lab

10:30 am – Coffee Break

11:00 am – RMCProfile as a data-fusion framework for determining nanoscale atomic order – Igor Levin, NIST

11:30 am – Building complex and decorated nanoparticles with DISCUS - Reinhard Neder, University Erlangen-Germany

12:00 pm –  Working Lunch - Talk??

1:00 pm – Fourier Transforms are Not Magic: How We Make Your PDF, Daniel Olds, BNL

1:45 pm – X-ray Total Scattering Instrumentation, Milinda Abeykoon, BNL

2:15 pm – PDFgetX3 Demonstration, NSLS-II Staff

2:45 pm – Neutron Total Scattering Instrumentation, Katharine Page, UTK & ORNL 

3:15 pm – ADDIE Demonstration, Yuanpeng Zhang, ORNL

3:45 pm –  Coffee Break

4:15 pm – Students: 1-Minute Poster Introductions

5:30-6:15 pm – Poster Set-up

6:15 pm – Poster Session & Dinner, SNS, Atrium & C150-C156

8:30 pm – Adjourn

(7:00-7:30 pm – Even numbered posters presented/7:30-8:00 pm Odd numbered posters presented)

Tuesday, Sep 13, 2022 - C-156, AG-06, AG-07 

9:00 - 5:00 pm – Day about the data (Collection, reduction, other aspects) (Details to follow)

5:00 - 7:00 pm – Dinner: Talks ??

7:00 pm- Adjourn

Wednesday, Sep 14, 2019 - C-156, AG-06, AG-07

9:00 - 5:00 pm – Parallel hands-on sessions: PDFGui/RMCProfile/DISCUS

10:00 - 10:30 am – Coffee Break

10:30 - 12:00 pm – Hands-on Part 1

12:00 - 1:00 pm – Working Lunch - Talk?? 

1:00 - 3:00 pm – Hands-on Part 2

2:30 - 3:30 pm – Optional tour of SNS

3:00 - 3:30 pm – Coffee Break

3:30 - 5:00 pm – Hands-on Part 3

5:30 pm – Depart ORNL Guest House for dinner

6:15 pm - 8:30 pm – Off-site Dinner ??

Thursday, Sep 15, 2019 - C-156, AG-06, AG-07

9:00 - 5:00 pm – Parallel hands-on sessions: PDFGui/RMCProfile/DISCUS

10:00 - 10:30 am – Coffee Break

10:30 - 12:00 pm – Hands-on Part 1

12:00 - 1:00 pm – Working Lunch - Talk??

1:00 - 3:00 pm – Hands-on Part 2

2:30 - 3:30 pm – Optional tour of SNS

3:00 - 3:30 pm – Coffee Break

3:30 - 5:00 pm – Hands-on Part 3

5:00 - 7:00 pm – Dinner, "How to write a Proposal", SNS, C150-C156 -Kate Page

7:00 pm – Adjourn

Friday, Sep 16, 2019  

 

9:00 - 5:00 pm – Parallel hands-on sessions: PDFGui/RMCProfile/DISCUS

10:00 - 10:30 am – Coffee Break

10:30 - 12:00 pm – Hands-on Part 1

12:00 - 1:00 pm – Working Lunch - Talk??

1:00 - 3:00 pm – Hands-on Part 2

2:30 - 3:30 pm – Optional tour of SNS

3:00 - 3:30 pm – Coffee Break

3:30 - 5:00 pm – Hands-on Part 3

5:00 - 5:15 pm – Final remarks and end of the School

 

We plan to prepare workshop materials in the format of Dropbox folder for distribution to each registered participant and forming the starting point of online tutorials for diffuse scattering and PDF analysis.