The Advanced Photon Source
a U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science User Facility

Virtual Town Hall on Bionanoprobe and Microprobe Enhancements at 2-ID

The Advanced Photon Source will hold a virtual town hall for users interested in the project to enhance the Bionanoprobe and the Microprobe imaging capabilities at 2-ID. The town hall runs from 10 a.m. to noon CT on Tuesday, November 30. 

Presentations at the town hall will cover the timing and scope of the 2-ID enhancements, and the new capabilities that will be available to users after the APS Upgrade is complete.  There will be a Q&A session to field any questions from town hall attendees. 

Please register for the virtual town hall by sending an email message to ( including your name, affiliation, citizenship, and email address. Please include “2-ID Town Hall” in the subject line of your email. You will receive an email response that includes the final agenda and a link to use to connect to the meeting. Registration deadline is November 23.  





10:00-10:20 (20’) 

Jonathan Lang 

Welcome, goals of the townhall and APS-U overview 

10:20-10:40 (20’) 

Barry Lai 

Microscopy beamlines and 2-ID overview 

10:40-11:10 (30’) 

Si Chen 

2-ID-D Bionanoprobe and scientific program 

11:10-11:40 (30’) 

Olga Antipova 

2-ID-E Microprobe and scientific program 

11:40-12:00 (20’) 

General questions and discussion 

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