October 1–3, 2019
Save the date! The next ALS User Meeting will be held October 1–3, 2019 at the Advanced Light Source in Berkeley, CA. Check these pages for more details later in 2019.
Anticipated Program Features:
- Updates from DOE, the ALS Director, and the ALS-U Project Director
- Keynote talks
- Science highlights
- Workshops and tutorials
- Poster session (and poster slam!)
- Awards banquet
- Exhibitor tent
2018 ALS User Meeting Highlights
Past, present, and future converged at the ALS User Meeting, held October 2–4, 2018. About 480 registrants helped celebrate the 25th anniversary of first light at the ALS and the announcement of CD-1 approval for the ALS Upgrade project (ALS-U), a major federal milestone. Users’ Executive Committee (UEC) Chair Will Chueh kicked things off by acknowledging the organizers—UEC members Jennifer Ciezak-Jenkins, Alex Frañó, and Michael Jacobs—and thanking the ALS for its support. He also explained the organizing principle behind the program: to engage student and young-scientist users and strengthen interactions between users in general. Read more »
Previous User Meeting Photo Collections
Previous User Meeting Award Recipients
See more awards recipients, previous workshops, and agendas in the ALS User Meeting Archives.