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APS User News

Year-End Index 2012

Issue 76 (02.21.12)

DIRECTOR'S CORNER
USER MATTERS
-- Registration Open for 2012 APS/CNM/EMC Users Meeting: Our User Science Shapes the Future!
-- CALLING ALL VIDEO MAKERS! Submit Your Films for the "Usies Awards"!
-- LCLS-II New Instruments Workshops March 19-22, 2012
-- NUFO Goes To Washington!
-- Tax Presentation Available
BRIEFLY NOTED
-- Recognitions and Honors
-- Users Meeting Satellite Workshop: "SAXS Software Packages Irena and Nika"
-- New Web Page Offers Quick Help Links for Users
-- New Mural Graces the Wall near Viewing Area
-- General User Proposal Deadline for 2012-2 Run: March 9, 2012

Issue 77 (04.05.12)

2012 APS/CNM/EMC Users Meeting: Special Issue APS User News
USER MATTERS
-- "Early" Registration Fee Rate Expires at Midnight, Wednesday, April 25th!
-- Poster Sesssion Abstract Deadline Extended: Friday, April 13 at 5:00 pm CST
-- New Info Added Daily--2012 APS/CNM/EMC Users Meeting: Our User Science Shapes the Future!
-- CALLING ALL VIDEO MAKERS! Submit Your Films for the "Usies Awards"!
-- Register Now for CNM Short Courses!

Issue 78 (04.11.12)

DIRECTOR'S CORNER
APS Upgrade News by George Srajer, APS Upgrade Director
USER MATTERS
-- NUFO Goes to Capitol Hill: Promotes Economic Benefits of User Research
-- Winner of the 2012 Rosalind F. Franklin Award: Damian C. Ekiert
-- APS Debuts New Comprehensive User Portal
-- GM/CA Beamlines Join XSD; Bob Fischetti Named Associate Division Director for Structural Biology in the X-ray Science Division
BRIEFLY NOTED
-- Calling All Video Makers! Usies Videos: Deadline for Submission is April 27, 2012
-- Bikes Are Back!
-- 2012 APS/CNM/EMC Users Meeting Important Dates
-- Call For Abstracts - MRS Symposium VV: Advanced Materials Exploration with Neutrons and Synchrotron X-Rays
-- Registration Open for the X-FEL School 2012 in France
-- Tax Presentation Available to View On-line until April 17
-- Next General User Proposal Deadline: July 13, 2012

Issue 79 (06.04.12)

DIRECTOR'S CORNER
APS Upgrade News by George Srajer, APS Upgrade Director
USER MATTERS
-- 2012 Users Meeting in Review!
-- Volker Rose Wins DOE Early Career Award!
-- Current APS Job Openings
-- Congratulations to New APSUO Steering Committee Members
-- Social Media and Communications at the APS: Publications and Beyond!
-- Is Your User Badge "Old?"
BRIEFLY NOTED
-- Call for 2012B Proposals at the SACLA Public Beamlines; Deadline June 12, 2012
-- Call for Abstracts - MRS Symposium VV: Advanced Materials Exploration with Neutrons and Synchrotron X-rays
-- Science with Seeded FEL Beams Workshop, July 19-20, Hamburg, Germany
-- 15th International Small-angle Scattering Conference, November 18-23, 2012, Sydney, Australia
-- Recruiting SSRL Lightsource User Administrator; Communications Manager
-- Candidate Sought for Thomas Baker Professor of Biosciences, School of Physics at the University of Melbourne
-- Next General User Proposal Deadline: July 13, 2012

Issue 80 (07.31.12)

DIRECTOR'S CORNER
APS Upgrade News by George Srajer, APS Upgrade Director
USER MATTERS
-- Eye Safety Incidents Focus Attention on Personal Protection
-- Grant from DOE Nuclear Energy Innovation Investments Funds Materials Science Research at APS
-- First Joint APS/ATR-NSUF Proposals Submitted!
-- NUFO Meets in Santa Fe; Testifies before House Science Committee
-- Improved Cellular Phone Coverage at the APS
BRIEFLY NOTED
-- Current APS Job Openings
-- LSXS 2012, the School on Liquid Surface X-ray Scattering: Theory and Experimental Methods--Deadline August 3
-- HPCAT Workshop on Advances in Matter under Extreme Conditions October 10-12, 2012
-- 15th International Small-angle Scattering Conference, November 18-23, 2012, Sydney, Australia
-- MRS Symposium VV: Advanced Materials Exploration with Neutrons and Synchrotron X-rays, November 25-30, 2012
-- Final Cross-facility Workshop Reports from 2012 Users Meeting Available
-- Next General User Proposal Deadline: October 26, 2012

Issue 81 (09.28.12)

DIRECTOR'S CORNER
APS Upgrade News by George Srajer, APS Upgrade Director
USER MATTERS
-- Rapid Acquisition Powder Diffraction Program Relocates to Beamline 17-BM
-- Change to 2012-3 Run Schedule
-- NEEDED: Your APS Workshop Ideas and Invited Speaker Suggestions--Due January 11, 2013!
-- New Road Rule at Argonne
BRIEFLY NOTED
-- Joachimiak Elected Foreign Member of the Polish Academy of Arts and Sciences
-- New Science and Technology Newsletter: Sign Up for Argonne Advances
-- Construction Underway on Advanced Protein Crystallization Facility (APCF)
-- Upcoming Meetings of Interest
-- Next General User Proposal Deadline: October 26, 2012
-- Current APS Job Openings
-- Argonne National Laboratory "Energy Showcase" Event Slide Shows

Issue 82 (11.06.12)

DIRECTOR'S CORNER
USER MATTERS
-- APS User Wins Nobel Prize in Chemistry
-- Physics, Picasso, and House Paint: X-rays Solve a Mystery
-- CALL FOR: APS Workshop Proposals and Invited Speaker Suggestions--Due January 11, 2013!
--"There's an app for APS!"
BRIEFLY NOTED
-- Welcome Susan White-DePace, Associate Manager for User Programs
-- Nature.com Launches Scientific Reports
-- Sidewalk Construction Begins from APS to Building 314
-- Newly Reduced Speed Limit in 201 Area
-- Upcoming Meetings of Interest
-- General User Proposal Deadline for Run 2013-2: March 8, 2013
-- Current APS Job Openings
-- Save the Date: 2013 APS/CNM/EMC Users Meeting Set for May 6-9, 2013

Issue 82 (11.06.12)

DIRECTOR'S CORNER
APS UPGRADE NEWS by George Srajer, APS Upgrade Director
USER MATTERS
-- 11-BM Beamline Featured in the Bulletin of the American Ceramic Society
-- Sequestration a Potential Threat to U.S. R&D
-- Winter Shuttle Transportation Now Available Onsite
-- Congratulations to Glenn Decker, Named Fellow of the American Physical Society
-- Congratulations to Stephen Southworth, Named Fellow of the American Physical Society
-- Argonne Gets $120M New Batteries and Energy Storage Hub
-- Congressmen Highlight U.S. Investment in Research: The Year of the Federal Lab
BRIEFLY NOTED
-- Holiday Gate Closings
-- SAXS Software Packages Irena and Nika Winter 2013 Course
-- Don't Forget: Call for APS Workshop Proposals and Invited Speaker Suggestions--Due January 11, 2013!
-- Funny Holiday Song Lyrics
-- Nanoscience Program Restructured
-- Upcoming Meetings of Interest
-- General User Proposal Deadline for Run 2013-2: March 8, 2013
-- Current APS Job Openings
-- "Building on Success: Focus on the Future" APS/CNM/EMC Users Meeting, May 6-9, 2013

 

 

 


 


 

 

 

 


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