SSRL Events & Presentations

From the Director: ALD Search Committee Update

Fri, 2013/11/01 - 7:00am
By Chi-Chang Kao It has been a while since I have had the opportunity to update the laboratory on the searches for our two open Associate Lab Director (ALD) positions, so I would like to do that today.

It has been a while since I have had the opportunity to update the laboratory on the searches for our two open Associate Lab Director (ALD) positions, so I would like to do that today.

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Nov. 20 SSRL Presents: Pablo Esquinazi, 'Graphite and its Hidden Superconductivity'

Thu, 2013/10/31 - 3:35pm
Event Series:  SSRL Presents Event Scientific Area:  Materials Science Event Organization:  SSRL events Event Date:  Wednesday, November 20, 2013 - 2:00p.m. - 3:00p.m.

SSRL Presents: 'Graphite and its Hidden Superconductivity'

Thu, 2013/10/31 - 10:36am
Event Series:  SSRL Presents Event Scientific Area:  Materials Science Event Organization:  SSRL events Event Date:  Wednesday, November 20, 2013 - 2:00p.m. - 3:00p.m.

Public Lecture: Don't Fade Away - Saving the Vivid Yellows of Matisse and Van Gogh

Mon, 2013/10/28 - 6:12am
SLAC Multimedia Communications

Lecture Date: Tuesday, Oct. 1. Jennifer Mass of the Winterthur Museum in Wilmington, Delaware, delivered the SLAC public lecture, "Don't Fade Away: Saving the Vivid Yellows of Matisse and Van Gogh."

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Annual Meeting, Workshops Highlight SLAC's LCLS, SSRL

Thu, 2013/10/24 - 6:00am
A record crowd of more than 400 researchers came to the 2013 LCLS/SSRL Annual Users' Meeting and Workshops, held Oct. 1-4 at SLAC, to learn about the latest capabilities, scientific results and planned upgrades at the lab's premier X-ray facilities. Associated workshops focused on research with high-power lasers and using X-rays to study cultural artifacts.

A record crowd of almost 400 came to the 2013 LCLS/SSRL Annual Users' Meeting and Workshops, held Oct. 1-4 at SLAC, to learn about the latest capabilities, scientific results and planned upgrades at the lab's premier X-ray facilities.

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Photon Science Seminar: 'Superbugs and Antibiotic Resistance'

Tue, 2013/09/03 - 2:50pm
Event Series:  Photon Science Seminar Event Scientific Area:  Photon Science Event Organization:  Photon Science event Event Date:  Wednesday, September 4, 2013 - 3:00p.m. - 4:00p.m.

SLAC Hosts International Inelastic X-ray Scattering Conference

Fri, 2013/08/23 - 6:10am
by Lori Ann White

More than 130 scientists from all over the world came to SLAC for a conference devoted to inelastic X-ray spectroscopy, a fast-developing technique that can be used to study novel properties of condensed matter.

SLAC hosted an international crowd of more than 130 researchers last week for the 8th International Conference on Inelastic X-ray Scattering.

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Seminar Today to Honor Ingolf Lindau

Fri, 2013/08/16 - 6:30am

Backstory: Riti Sarangi, Staff Scientist

Wed, 2013/08/14 - 6:31am
from SLAC Multimedia Communications

Research at the Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource spurs advances in energy production, environmental cleanup, nanotechnology, new materials and medicine.

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From the Interim Director of SSRL: 40 Years Down and Many More to Go

Fri, 2013/08/02 - 10:20am
by Piero Pianetta

Over the past month, SLAC has commemorated 40 years of synchrotron radiation research at the laboratory. As we end another successful SSRL run this month and look toward the work planned for the SSRL shutdown in August, we can get a hint of what to expect next year.

Over the past month, SLAC has commemorated 40 years of synchrotron radiation research at the laboratory

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Using X-rays to Analyze Cultural Heritage

Wed, 2013/07/17 - 11:25am
Event Series:  Other or None Event Scientific Area:  Materials Science Event Organization:  SLAC events Event Date:  Tuesday, October 1, 2013 (All day) - Wednesday, October 2, 2013 (All day)

SSRL / LCLS Annual Users' Meeting & Workshops

Wed, 2013/07/17 - 11:22am
Event Series:  Other or None Event Scientific Area:  Other Event Organization:  SLAC events Event Date:  Tuesday, October 1, 2013 (All day) - Friday, October 4, 2013 (All day)

8th International Conference on Inelastic X-ray Scattering

Tue, 2013/07/16 - 5:11pm
Event Series:  Other or None Event Scientific Area:  Photon Science Event Organization:  SSRL events Event Date:  Sunday, August 11, 2013 (All day) - Friday, August 16, 2013 (All day)

From ALD Search Committee Co-chairs: Making Progress with Your Participation

Mon, 2013/07/08 - 6:55am
by Soichi Wakatsuki and Norbert Holtkamp

The search for LCLS and SSRL directors is moving forward thanks to the collaboration of the search committee and SLAC staff. Initial candidates have expressed interest and the list will be narrowed over the summer, but there's still time to submit a name.

Earlier this year, SLAC Director Chi-Chang Kao asked us to lead a search for new directors for the Linac Coherent Light Source (LCLS) and the Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource (SSRL).

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