- Progress in materials science and synchrotron radiation -

Hiroshima University Faculty Club, February 28-March 1, 2013.


Oral Session

The symposium will be held on the second floor of Faculty Club.

DAY 1 ・Thursday, 28 February, 2013
   Chairperson K. Shimada
  09:00 - 09:20 Opening address
Prof. Eiko Tsuchiya
Vice president of Hiroshima University

HiSOR overview
Prof. Masaki Taniguchi
Director of Synchrotron Radiation Center, Hiroshima University

  09:20 - 09:40 Conference Photo
   Chairperson A. Kimura
  09:40 - 10:20 Oral 1
Prof. Tai-Chang Chiang   (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA)
"Topological Surfaces, Interfaces, and Films"
  10:20 - 10:40 Coffee break
   Chairperson T. Okuda
  10:40 - 11:20 Oral 2
Dr. Aaron Bostwick   (Advanced Light Source, E. O. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, USA)
"Understanding the Electronic Structure of Graphene with ARPES"
  11:20 - 12:00 Oral 3
Prof. Gerd Schönhense   (Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, Germany)
"New strategies of parallel electron-spin detection"
  12:00 - 13:30 Lunch
   Chairperson H. Sato
  13:30 - 16:00

Poster Session

   Chairperson H. Iwasawa
  16:00 - 16:40 Oral 4
Prof. Daniel S. Dessau   (University of Colorado, USA)
"Gaps and Scattering Rates in Cuprate Superconductors."
  16:40 - 17:20 Oral 5
Prof. Thomas P. Devereaux   (SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory and Stanford University, USA)
"Screening Breakdown and the Effects on Band Renormalizations in the Cuprate"
  18:00 - 20:00

Welcome Reception
Saijo HAKUWA Hotel

DAY 2 ・Friday, 1 March, 2013
   Chairperson S. Sasaki
  09:00 - 09:40 Oral 6
Prof. Hiroyuki Hama   (Tohoku University, Japan)
"Project of a 3 GeV Synchrotron Radiation Facility in Tohoku, Japan (STIR/SLiT-J)"
  09:40 - 10:20 Oral 7
Dr. Marie-Emmanuelle Couprie   (Synchrotron SOLEIL, France)
"SOLEIL third generation light source with a panoply of insertion devices and prospects for LUNEX5"
  10:20 - 11:00 Oral 8
Dr. George Srajer   (Advanced Photon Source, Argonne National Laboratory, USA)
"The Advanced Photon Source Upgrade Project"
  11:00 - 11:20 Coffee break
   Chairperson K. Matsuo
  11:20 - 12:00 Oral 9
Dr. Peter Baumgärtel   (Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin, BESSYII, Germany)
"Rapid Mixing Circular Dichroism Spectroscopy on Proteins"
  12:00 - 12:40 Oral 10
Prof. Kunihiro Kuwajima   (Okazaki Institute for Integrative Bioscience and Institute for Molecular Science, National Institutes of Natural Sciences, Japan)
"Sequential Four-State Folding/Unfolding of Goat α-Lactalbumin and Its N-Terminal Variants"
  12:40 - The best student poster award ceremony

Prof. Kenya Shimada
Synchrotron Radiation Center, Hiroshima University

Poster Session

The poster sessions will take place at Faculty Club on Thursday, February 28th from 13:30 to 16:00. Posters can be set up from 8:30 on Thursday, and must be taken down by 18:00 on Thursday.

Poster Preparation
Poster should be prepared in the portrait format size A0: 90 cm (width) x 120 cm (height).
We will provide the mounting materials (pushpins).

Best Student Poster Award
We will present the Best Student Poster Award. The winner will be announced during the Closing of the symposium.


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