The Advanced Photon Source
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Users Meetings

General Information

2024 APS/CNM Users Meeting









May 6-10, 2024 • Registration now open!

This year's meeting will be held on site at Argonne National Laboratory, Building 401.

Many thanks to the 42 exhibitor companies that are supporting the 2024 meeting!

Exhibitor/Sponsorship Opportunities

Special thanks to AVS US, Inc. for sponsoring the meeting banquet!

Special thanks to Anderson Dahlen for sponsoring the luncheon!


You can look forward to the following events at this year's meeting:

  • Combined Plenary Session
  • APS Plenary Session
  • CNM Plenary Session
  • Poster Session
  • Workshops
  • Banquet
  • Tours


Joint WK#1: Advancing Data Analysis for XRD/XCT in Post-APS-U: FAIR, Automated Analysis Pipelines and Graph Deep Learning
Joint WK#2: Advanced Characterizations for Critical Materials Innovation and Sustainability
APS WK#3: Operando Synchrotron Experiments on Advanced Manufacturing Processes
APS WK#4: The Future of Full-field 3D Imaging at APS-U: A Multi-scale and Multi-modal Approach
APS WK#5: Integrating Nanofabrication with Next Generation X-ray Techniques to Probe and Control Novel Phenomena
APS WK#6: Elucidating 3D Microstructures through Diffraction-based Imaging and Simulations
APS WK#7: Ultra-small, Ultra-powerful: APS-U-USAXS' Role in Advancing Materials and Manufacturing
APS WK#8: Quantum Solids under a Dark-field X-ray Microscope: A Journey from Imagination to Discovery at APS-U
APS WK#9: Using Synchrotron Light to Probe Earth and Environmental Systems
APS WK#10: Advanced X-ray Capabilities for High-pressure Research
APS WK#11: APS-U-enabled Advanced Tools for Structural Biology: Advancing Enzymatic Catalysis and Drug Discovery through Synchrotron Serial Crystallography

Important Deadlines

December 1, 2023

  • Workshop proposal submissions

December 21, 2023

  • Plenary session speaker nominations

February 14, 2024

  • Final workshop budgets
  • Workshop draft agendas
  • Award nominations

March 1, 2024

  • Workshop final agendas
  • Speaker abstracts

March 29, 2024

  • Poster session abstracts

April 22, 2024, at 4:59 p.m. CT

  • Registration deadline
Useful Links

Information for Workshop Organizers

Users Meeting FAQs

Abstract Style Guide

Poster Style Guide

Invited Speaker Travel Instructions

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