Forthcoming Events

23.02.2020 - 28.02.2020, Hotel Sunstar Davos, Switzerland
18.03.2020 - 20.03.2020, Babeș-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
06.04.2020 - 08.04.2020, Sheffield, United Kingdom


New scientific highlights- by MUST PIs Banerji and Chergui
Ruth Signorell receives the Humboldt Prize- awarded in recognition of outstanding achievements in research and teaching
New scientific highlights- by MUST PIs Keller, Chergui, Richardson / Vanicek, Wörner, Castiglioni / Osterwalder / Hengsberger / van Bokhoven
Ursula Keller wins the SPIE 2020 Gold Medal- awarded in recognition of outstanding engineering or scientific accomplishments
Nobel Prize winner Gerard Mourou - Physics Colloquium 11.12.19: Passion Extreme Light
Paths to a professorship – 23 interviews
New scientific highlights- by MUST PIs Peter Hamm, Ursula Keller, Jörg Standfuss, and Fabrizio Carbone

CONEXS Conference - Emerging Trends in X-Ray Spectroscopy

Date Di, 18.02.2020 - Do, 20.02.2020
Location Newcastle University, UK
Program The Collaborative Network for X-Ray Spectroscopy (CONEXS) is an EPSRC-funded network in partnership between Newcastle University and Diamond Light Source. The first CONEXS Conference will be taking place at Newcastle University on the 18-20 February 2020, bringing together leading national and international experts to discuss emerging trends in X-ray Spectroscopy and examine the intersection of experiment and theory.

Registration for the conference is now open, at a rate of £150 (standard) or £75 (students/ECRs). This price includes attendance at the conference dinner.
Keynote speakers
Prof. Serena DeBeer, Professor and Director, Max Planck Institute for Chemical Energy Conversion
Prof. John Rehr, Professor Emeritus of Physics, University of Washington
Prof. Sonia Coraini, Professor in Physical Chemistry, University of Denmark
Dr. Anna Regoutz, Lecturer in Materials Chemistry, University College London
Prof. Matthias Bauer, Professor in Inorganic Chemistry, University of Paderborn
Prof. Neil Hyatt, Professor of Nuclear Materials Chemistry, University of Sheffield
Dr. Marius Retegan, Scientist, European Synchrotron Radiation Facility
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