Materials science using VUV-SX synchrotron radiation: future directions of HiSOR

Hiroshima University Faculty Club, March 10-11, 2016.


Oral Session

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

DAY 1 ・Thursday, 10 March, 2016
  09:00 - 09:30 The 20th anniversary ceremony of the Hiroshima Synchrotron Radiation Center
  10:00 - 11:30 Special Lectures (in Japanese)
Toshiaki Ohta (Ritsumeikan University, Japan)
"Progress of synchrotron radiation science in Japan"
Atsushi Fujimori (University of Tokyo, Japan)
"High-resolution photoemission spectroscopy at HiSOR"
  11:30 - 12:30 HiSOR tour
  Opening session (Chair: K. Shimada)
  13:30 - 13:40 Opening address
Prof. Namatame
  Session 1: Soft x-ray MCD of surface nano structures (Chair: K. Shimada)
  13:40 - 14:20 Tetsuya Sato   (Keio University, Japan)
"Manipulation of magnetism of nano-sized 4d and 5d transition metals"
  14:20 - 14:40 Masahiro Sawada   (Hiroshima University, Japan)
"Magnetic properties of surface nanostructures studied by XMCD at HiSOR BL14"
  14:40 - 16:10

Poster Session + coffee break

  Session 2: Light sources (Chair: A. Kimura)
  16:10 - 16:50 Efim Gluskin   (Advanced Photon Source, ANL, USA)
"Novel undulators for FELs and next generation of light sources"
  16:50 - 17:30 Shigemi Sasaki   (Hiroshima University, Japan)
"Light sources development at HiSOR"
  18:00 - 20:00

Welcome Reception

DAY 2 ・Friday, 11 March, 2016
  Session 3: VUV-CD spectroscopy of biomolecules (Chair: H. Sato)
  09:00 - 09:40 Martin B. Ulmschneider   (Johns Hopkins University, USA)
"Validating atomic detail peptide partitioning simulations using synchrotron radiation circular dichroism spectroscopy"
  09:40 - 10:10 Yudai Izumi   (Japan Atomic Energy Agency, Japan)
"VUV-CD measurements of histone H2A-H2B proteins: Secondary structural alteration induced by DNA damage responses"
  10:10 - 10:30 Koichi Matsuo   (Hiroshima University, Japan)
"Present Status and Future Plan of VUVCD Spectrophotometer at HiSOR"
  10:30 - 10:50 Coffee break
  Session 4: Spin-resolved electron spectroscopy (Chair: M. Sawada)
  10:50 - 11:30 Markus Donath   (Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität, Germany)
"Spin up and spin down below and above the Fermi level: Spin-orbit effects in the electronic structure of W(110) and Ta(110) in comparison"
  11:30 - 11:50 Taichi Okuda   (Hiroshima University, Japan)
"Spin-resolved photoemission at BL-9B; progress and present status"
  11:50 - 12:10 Koji Miyamoto   (Hiroshima University, Japan)
"Future plan of spin- and angle-resolved photoemission at HiSOR"
  12:10 - 13:30 Lunch
  Session 5: High-resolution ARPES (Chair: T. Okuda)
  13:30-14:10 Friedrich Theodor Reinert   (Julius-Maximilians University at Würzburg, Germany)
"Exploring the photoemission intensity in ARPES: information beyond band structure"
  14:10-14:50 Moritz Hoesch   (Diamond Light Source, UK)
"Angle-resolved photoemission spectroscopy at Diamond light source from 3D to quasi-1D"
  14:50-15:10 Kenya Shimada   (Hiroshima University, Japan)
"Present status and future plan of high-resolution ARPES at HiSOR"
  15:10-15:25 Hideaki Iwasawa   (Hiroshima University, Japan)
"LASER ARPES Toward Higher Spatial Resolution"
  15:25-15:40 Eike F. Schwier   (Hiroshima University, Japan)
"Towards Two Excitation sources for MicrosPot based Electron SpecTroscopy (TEMPEST)"
  15:40 Closing
K. Shimada

Poster Session

The poster sessions will take place at Faculty Club on Thursday, March 10th from 14:40 to 16:10. 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 welcome Reception of the symposium.


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