Possibilities with neutrons at the European Spallation Source (ESS) and NcNeutron national research infrastructure at IFE

Instititute for Energy Technology is organizing this meeting on Tuesday January 23, 2018 in Arena Thon Hotel Lillestrøm.

Meeting program

11:00 Welcome
11:05 “New Scientific Opportunities at ESS” – Prof. Andreas Schreyer, Director of Science ESS
11:50 “NcNeutron – Norwegian Center for Neutron Research” – Prof. Bjørn C. Hauback, IFE
12:10 “Funding opportunities and update of the Norwegian Roadmap for Research Infrastructure” – Aase Marie Hundere, Research Council of Norway
12:30 “Neutrons and industry – the UK approach” Prof. Robert McGreevy, Director ISIS
13:00 Lunch
14:00 “Magnetic nanocomposites and HEIMDAL” – Dr. Mogens Christensen, Aarhus Univ.
14:25 “The importance of neutrons to the study of battery materials” – Prof. Kristina Edström, Uppsala Univ.
14:50 “Exploring the nano-world using neutron reflectivity” – Prof. Björgvin Hjörvarsson, Uppsala Univ.
15:15 “Neutron imaging applications in science and industry” – Prof. Markus Strobl, PSI
15:40 “Biomimetic membranes for structural and dynamic studies using neutron scattering” – Dr. Marité Cardenas, Malmö Univ.
16:05 Coffee
16:30 “Neutrons in materials chemistry: from new compounds to energy applications” – Prof. Helmer Fjellvåg, Univ. of Oslo
16:45 “Spin polarised neutron reflectivity studies of magnetism at epitaxial oxide interfaces” – Prof. Thomas Tybell, NTNU
17:00 “Soft Matter: from basic science to biomedical applications” – Dr. Reidar Lund, Univ. of Oslo
17:15 “Molecular assembly of the myelin sheath” – Dr. Petri Kursula, Univ. of Bergen
17:30 “Magnon condensation in 3-dimensional dimer systems” – Dr. Diana Castro, Univ. of Stavanger
17:45 “Studies of metal hydrides with neutron diffraction” – Dr. Magnus H. Sørby, IFE
18:00 Discussion (round-table) – Dr. Shane Kennedy, ESS; Prof. Kurt Clausen, PSI; Dr. Charles Dewhurst, ILL
19:00 Dinner

For information about registration please contact fysikk@ife.no.