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[SA_scat] Announcing REXS2011 - Resonant Elastic X-Ray Scatteringin Condensed Matter

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  • From: <stephen.king@stfc.ac.uk>
  • Date: Fri, 25 Mar 2011 13:21:42 +0000
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International School/Conference on

Resonant Elastic X-Ray Scattering in Condensed Matter (REXS2011) AUSSOIS, FRANCE

Dates: 13th-17th June 2011



Chair: Jean-Paul SIMON, (CNRS, Grenoble University & Beamline D2AM @ ESRF)

Co-chair: Claudio MAZZOLI & Tobias SCHULLI (ESRF)



http://rexs2011.grenoble.cnrs.fr

or contact: rexs2011@grenoble.cnrs.fr<mailto:rexs2011@grenoble.cnrs.fr>



- In 1992 an international conference on Resonant Anomalous X-Ray Scattering was held in Malente (Hamburg, Germany; 'Resonant Anomalous X-Ray Scattering', by G. Materlik, C.J. Sparks & K. Fischer, North-Holland, 1994). The aim was to bring together scientists using this novel technique specific to synchrotron radiation in a variety of fields.



20 years or so later, mature third generation synchrotrons open a broad range of applications such as in magnetism and in nanoscience.



Aim of the conference:

Bring together scientists from different fields in condensed matter to share their experience and results.



Synthetic keynote/overview lectures will cover the following topics:

- Fundamentals of resonant scattering

- Electronic correlations

- Magnetism

- Nanostructures

- Soft condensed matter, polymers and glasses

- Materials Science and Chemistry,

- Instrumentation.



Though not covered by the conference, Multiwavelength Anomalous Diffraction in protein crystallography will be addressed through a guest talk giving a physicist's point of view on structure factor phasing.



Techniques addressed cover reflectivity, small and wide angle x-ray scattering, diffraction, grazing incidence, multiwavelength anomalous diffraction, diffraction anomalous fine structure, magnetic scattering, coherent scattering as applied to single crystals, powders, nanostructures, glasses, multi-phase materials...



The REXS2011 proceedings will gather keynote, invited lectures and selected papers in a EPR special Topics, in order to produce a reference textbook.



The conference will extend over 5 days, from 13th afternoon to 17th mid-day, with a half-day session per topic including a keynote lecture, two invited and 3 to 4 contributed talks. Posters will be displayed throughout the conference with a dedicated session on the second day. A visit of the ESRF is proposed on the last afternoon.



For detail information, and timetable, have a look to the website!


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