Event Name

MX beamline training session

Start Date 20th Jul 2016
End Date 21st Jul 2016

Organized by the Diamond Light Source Macromolecular Crystallography group.

The aim is to provide MX users with sufficient training to be able to operate any of the Diamond MX beamlines efficiently and to get the most benefit from their beam-time. The training will involve hands-on sessions on the suite of five operational MX beamlines (http://www.diamond.ac.uk/mx-home/) as well as optional offline software sessions.

20th July afternoon optional session "Hands on software":

  • CCP4

21st July, MX beamlines and data room sessions:

  • MX software: automation in data analysis
  • Mini-Kappa goniometry / Anomalous data collection
  • Introduction to VMX-i
  • I24 new end station/ In-situ diffraction
  • Fragment screening – I04-1/Lab36
  • Experiment database: new  ISPyB

Registration is free-of-charge with lunch provided on the 20th and 21st July, and accommodation and dinner for the night of July 20th.

Location Diamond Light Source, Didcot
United Kingdom
Contact Pierpaolo Romano
Pierpaolo Romano@DIAMOND.AC.UK
URL http://www.diamond.ac.uk/Home/Events/2016/MX-BAG-Training.html

Category Training courses
Topics Biological macromolecules | Computing | Synchrotron radiation