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Year-End Index 2011

Issue 67 (02.10.11)

DIRECTOR'S CORNER
SCIENCE NEWS
1. Science Highlights
USER MATTERS
2. Reminder! Compton Award Nominations Sought! Deadline February 15
3. Seeking Nominees for the APSUO Steering Committee—Deadline March 31
4. X-ray App for I-Phone, I-Touch, I-Pad
FACILITY NEWS
5. 2011 APS/CNM/EMC Users Meeting: HIGHLIGHT, PROMOTE, STIMULATE USER SCIENCE
6. In Memoriam: Bob Batterman
AWARDS AND HONORS
7. Lahsen Assoufid Named Fellow of the Optical Society
8. George Srajer and Jin Wang Elected Fellows of the American Physical Society
BRIEFLY NOTED
-- 2011 American Association for the Advancement of Science Annual Meeting, February 17-21, 2011
-- 13th National School on Neutron and X-ray Scattering: Application Deadline is February 28, 2011
-- February Issue of NUFO News Now On-line
-- AVS Vacuum Technology Short Courses Offered, Registration Deadline March 9
-- 11th Joint Accelerator School at the Majorana Center for Scientific Cultural in Erice, Sicily, April 6-15, 2011

Issue 68 (03.2.11)

DIRECTOR'S CORNER
SCIENCE NEWS
1. Science Highlights
USER MATTERS
2. Stern, Lytle, Sayers, and Rehr Win 2011 Arthur H. Compton Award
3. Registration Open for 2011 APS/CNM/EMC Users Meeting!
4. NUFO Goes to Washington
5. Important Reminder for Non-U.S. Citizen APS User Badge Renewal
6. Workshop on Diamonds for Modern Light Sources, May 5-6, 2011
7. 2011 X-ray Science Gordon Research Conference & Seminar, August 7-12, 2011
FACILITY NEWS
8. Argonne’s Bike Share Program Back in Action
BRIEFLY NOTED
-- North American Core Shell Spectroscopy Conference Abstract Deadline Extended to April 1
-- Northwestern-Argonne Early Career Investigator Award
-- Next General User Proposal Deadline: July 8, 2011
-- Science & Engineering Nifty Fifty

Issue 69 (06.9.11)

1. DIRECTOR'S CORNER
USER MATTERS
2. Top 7 User Myths Debunked!
3. 2011 APS/CNM/EMC Users Meeting
4. APS Science 2010
5. Workshop on Diamonds for Modern Light Sources
6. NUFO User Science Exhibition on Capitol Hill
7. Lahsen Assoufid Named Optics Group Leader
BRIEFLY NOTED
-- Argonne Child Care Center Available for Users
-- Fifth Synchrotron Environmental Science (SES V) Conference in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, June 23-24, 2011
-- Next General User Proposal Deadline: July 8, 2011
-- Registration for 2011 X-ray Science Gordon Research Conference & Seminar Closes July 9, 2011

Issue 70 (07.07.11)

1. DIRECTOR'S CORNER
USER MATTERS
2. More User Mysteries Solved!
3. Several APS Users Recognized in Inaugural Class of New American Crystallographic Association Fellows Program
4. Congratulations to Keith Moffat, Winner of the ACA 2011 Patterson Award
5. Paul Fenter Wins Warren Award for X-ray Diffraction Studies
6. Energy, Enthusiasm, Cooperation, and Commitment Characterize NUFO Annual Meeting
BRIEFLY NOTED
-- Upcoming General User Proposal Deadlines
-- Reminder: Registration for 2011 X-ray Science Gordon Research Conference & Seminar Closes July 9, 2011
-- Shanghai Institute of Applied Physics Workshop on Science with Free-Electron Lasers on August 20-21, 2011

Issue 71 (08.18.11)

1. DIRECTOR'S CORNER
USER MATTERS
2. How to Wow! "Secrets" for a Successful Proposal
3. Sweet Dreams Mean Safer Work
4. XSD's Linda Young Elected DAMOP Vice Chair
5. Successful 2011 APS/IIT Summer XAFS School
BRIEFLY NOTED
-- John Quintana Appointed Argonne's Deputy COO
-- 2011 X-Ray Spectroscopy of Magnetic Solids Workshop Set for October 22-23
-- Workshops on Hard X-ray Instrumentation at the SwissFEL
-- Next GUP Deadline is October 28, 2011

Issue 72 (09.08.11)

Message from Eric Isaacs: Stephenson Named APS Director

Issue 73 (09.15.11)

DIRECTOR'S CORNER
USER MATTERS
-- Tweet Time! APS Beamlines Now Tweet Operational Status Info
-- Changes to User Electrical Safety Training Requirements
-- Groundbreaking for the New Advanced Protein Crystallization Facility
-- Meg Vigliocco-Hagen, APS General User Program Administrator, Retires!
-- Meet Beverly Knott, New APS Beam Time Access Administrator
-- Safety Snippets: Practice Good Housekeeping
BRIEFLY NOTED
-- 4th Annual Postdoctoral Research Symposium: Registration Deadline September 21
-- 2011 Advanced Light Source Users' Meeting, October 3-5, 2011
-- 2011 SSRL/LCLS Annual Users’ Meeting & Workshops, October 22-26, 2011
-- General Users Proposals Now Being Accepted
-- Changes to User Training Course Requirements
-- Save the Date: APS/CNM/EMC Users Meeting, May 7-9, 2012

Issue 74 (10.27.11)

DIRECTOR'S CORNER
USER MATTERS
-- Current APS and Synchrotron-related Job Openings
-- Everything You Ever Wanted to Know about ESAFs (well, almost!)
-- What Kind of User Are You?
-- Argonne to Host “Fundamental Physics of Ferroelectrics and Related Materials 2012,” January 29-February 1, 2012
-- Safety Snippets: Learning Real Lessons from Close Calls
BRIEFLY NOTED
-- Cell Phone Coverage at Argonne Getting an Upgrade
-- Weekend Deliveries Accepted at the Argonne Guest House
-- ORNL Neutron Scattering User Meeting, November 14-15, 2011
-- International Workshop on Uranium Biogeochemistry: Transformations and Applications, March 11-16, 2012
-- Upcoming General User Proposal Deadlines
-- Save the Date: APS/CNM/EMC Users Meeting, May 7-9, 2012

Issue 75 (10.27.11)

DIRECTOR'S CORNER
USER MATTERS
-- APSUO Rosalind Franklin Young Investigator Award Nominations Now Accepted
-- Call for APS Workshop Ideas and APS Invited Speaker Suggestions--Due January 9, 2012!
-- Small-angle Scattering Short Course 2012: Beyond RG, March 17-21, 2012
-- Tab Talk: Tips for Successfully Completing the ESAF
-- 2011-2012 Laboratory Holiday Gate Closure Schedule
-- Safety Snippets: Laboratory Safety = Good Science
BRIEFLY NOTED
-- DCS@APS: Dynamic Compression Sector User Workshop, January 19-20, 2012
-- European XFEL Users’ Meeting at DESY, Hamburg, Germany, January 25–27, 2012
-- Fundamental Physics of Ferroelectrics and Related Materials 2012 Workshop, January 29-February 1, 2012
-- International Workshop on Uranium Biogeochemistry: Transformations and Applications, March 11-16, 2012
-- Next General User Proposal Deadline is March 9, 2012

 

 


 


 

 

 

 


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