Synchrotron Light Finland 2015

FSRUO Annual Workshop & School 2015
was held in Helsinki, at Kumpula Science Campus, 3.-4.12.2015

VENUE

Physicum building

Address: Gustaf Hällströmin katu 2 A, Helsinki
Building:
Physicum, Kumpula Campus

Download our flyer (PDF)

The meeting was very successful, thanks to all participants and sponsors!

This meeting was a successor for our annual series of workshops. For example, the two previous meetings were held in Helsinki (2013) and Oulu (2014).

Lectures were public.
Earn study credits!
- 1 ECTS by writing a report on the event's programme and what you learned.
- 0.5 ECTS for those students who present a poster

Invited keynote lecturers:

  • Prof. Olle Björneholm, Uppsala University, Sweden:
    • From molecules to rain: Probing atmospherically relevant aqueous surfaces with XPS
  • Dr. Daniel Clare, Diamond Light Source, UK:
    • The UK national electron microscope facility, direct electron detectors and helical viruses
  • Dr. Ulla Vainio, Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht, Germany:
    • Harder, Better, Faster - X-ray scattering experiments at synchrotrons
  • Acad. Prof. Maarit Karppinen, Aalto University, Finland:
    • XANES for functional oxide materials: examples from a frequent but non-expert user

  

Thursday 3rd December 2015, Physicum, hall E204

Start

Speaker

Title / event

10:30  

Registration desk open (Physicum lobby)
Lunch (Unicafe Chemicum)

12:00

 

Welcome and opening remarks

12:10

Olle Björneholm

From molecules to rain: Probing atmospherically relevant aqueous surfaces with XPS

12:55

Tuomas Löytynoja

Electron binding energies in QM/MM framework

13:15

Harri Ali-Löytty

Chemical analysis of surfaces and electrochemical interfaces using synchrotron radiation

13:35

Edwin Kukk

Molecular dynamics with gigawatts and femtoseconds

13:55

 

Flash poster presentations

14:15

 

Coffee break + poster session

15:00

Ulla Vainio

Harder, Better, Faster - X-ray scattering experiments at synchrotrons

15:45

Liisa Porra

Recent advances in functional lung imaging with synchrotron radiation

16:05

Inkeri Kontro

Effects of ionic liquids on biomimicking liposomes studied by SAXS

16:25

 Ian Corfe

Synchrotron tomography reveals life history and physiology of the earliest mammals

16:45

 

Coffee break + poster session

17:30

 

FSRUO annual meeting

 

Friday 4th December 2015, Exactum building, hall CK112

Start

Speaker

Title / event

9:00

Maarit Karppinen

XANES for functional oxide materials: examples from a frequent but non-expert user

9:45

Mika Lastusaari

Using Synchrotron-Based Methods for Understanding Solid State Oxides and Fluorides

10:05

Tiina Kilpi

Bulk and surface structure of FeCr alloys studied by hard x-ray photoelectron spectroscopy

10:25

 

Coffee break

10:45

Daniel Clare

The UK national electron microscope facility, direct electron detectors and helical viruses

11:30

Juho Kellosalo

Membrane-pyrophosphatase structures suggest a conserved coupling mechanism

11:50

 

Concluding remarks

12:00

 

Lunch

 

 

Need to contact us? E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Organizers:

  • Simo Huotari, University of Helsinki
  • Kirsi Svedström, University of Helsinki
  • Mikko Hakala, University of Helsinki
  • Inkeri Kontro, University of Helsinki
  • Tomi Vuoriheimo, University of Helsinki

Scientific advisory committee:

  • Dr. Mika Hirsimäki, Tampere University of Technology
  • Prof. Edwin Kukk, University of Turku
  • Prof. Marko Huttula, University of Oulu
  • Dr. Tommi Kajander, University of Helsinki
  • Dr. Mika Lastusaari, University of Turku

 

Organized within the scope of and support from Doctoral Programmes of Universities of Helsinki and Oulu:

Sponsored by:

MATRENA logo

EXACTUS DP

Dectris logo