In addition to the always-popular science workshops presenting the latest scientific findings and technical advances, the ALS User Meeting offers tutorials geared towards introducing new and seasoned users to various techniques, tools, and instrumentation.
Agendas for each workshop or tutorial are being posted as they’re received.
Light Sources 101 | Tutorial
Fanny Rodolakis (Argonne National Laboratory), Monika Blum (ALS, LBNL), Inna Vishik (UC Davis), and Eric Meshot (LLNL)
This special tutorial organized by the Users’ Executive Committee will provide an overview for students, early-career scientists, or those who want to expand their technique toolkit and learn tips and best practices for how to write a successful general user proposal.
Envisioning Remote Access after the Pandemic | Workshop
Learn about new tools to improve remote access experience, hear success stories, and let your voice be heard about what the future of remote access should be at the ALS.
Ming Yi (Rice University), Dula Parkinson, and Roland Koch (ALS, LBNL)
Probing Heterogeneity and Sub-Millisecond Dynamics in Electronic and Magnetic Materials | Workshop
Fingerprinting the disorder in your system using coherent soft x-rays and faster detectors
Sophie Morley and Sujoy Roy (ALS, LBNL)
High-Throughput and In Situ X-Ray Scattering Experiments at the ALS | Workshop + Tutorial
Whitney Loo (UChicago), Chenhui Zhu, and Cheng Wang (ALS, LBNL)
Run Your Own DFT Calculations to Have a Better Understanding of XAS and RIXS Experiments | Workshop + Tutorial
Entry-level DFT calculations to couple with your experimental data
Yang Ha, Wanli Yang, and Jinghua Guo (ALS, LBNL)
12th Annual SIBYLS BioSAXS Workshop | Workshop + Tutorial
Kathryn Burnett, Michal Hammel, and Greg Hura (LBNL)
Machine Learning for Synchrotrons | Workshop + Tutorial
Machine learning is revolutionizing work at nearly every beamline (not to mention the accelerator). Join the revolution!
Alexander Hexemer (ALS, LBNL), Daniela Ushizima (LBNL), Peter Zwart (LBNL), and Dula Parkinson (ALS, LBNL)
Research Needs for Critical Minerals and Materials | Workshop
What are the key ingredients missing in the current research on critical minerals and materials?
Yi-De Chuang, Per-Anders Glans, Jinghua Guo, Wanli Yang (ALS, LBNL), David Shuh, and Stefan Minasian (LBNL)
Putting Strain on the System: Controlling Electrons and Spin Using Strain | Workshop
Applying strain to a material can have a profound effect on its properties. Find out what some of them are.
Alpha N’Diaye, Sophie Morley, and Roland Koch (ALS, LBNL)
Frontiers in Spin and High-Energy-Resolution ARPES | Workshop
Sung-Kwan Mo, Alexei Fedorov, and Jonathan Denlinger (ALS, LBNL)
“A Race to the Bottom”: Towards the Ultimate nanoARPES with 10 nm Resolution | Workshop
Chris Jozwiak, Aaron Bostwick, and Roland Koch (ALS, LBNL)