Training schools: State of the Art Analytical Techniques

As part of their training program, MINSC fellows can attend training schools related to their field of study.

As information becomes available about these training opportunities, it will be posted here.

EXAFS FOR BEGINNERS COURSE: 8-18 September, 2014

The aim of the course is to give a comprehensive introduction for tentative EXAFS spectroscopy users at MAX-lab, and to introduce the basic concepts of EXAFS spectroscopy experiment design, theory and data analysis. Participants will also have the opportunity to perform experiments at the I811 beamline at the MAX IV Laboratory.

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Summer school at Odengården, Röstånga, 2011, Sweden. 19-27 May 2014

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EXAFS for beginners: Feb. 2014

The course will be divided in three parts, with the first and third meeting, February 10-12 and March 31 to April 3, at SLU in Uppsala, and the second meeting at the MAX IV Laboratory in Lund, March 3-7. See the preliminary schedule for more information. The course is free of charge but is limited to 24 participants.

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School on X-ray diffraction/absorption and electron microscopy: Camerino (Italy), 4-8 September 2013

Diamond XAS Workshop 2013 - 4th to 6th November

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Diamond XAS Workshop 2013 - 4th to 6th November