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NCNR Seminar Schedule

Unless otherwise stated, seminars are held in Building 235, Room K04B (the large conference room). This seminar talk room is physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other accommodations should be directed to the NCNR User Office at 301-975-8200 or ncnraccess [at] nist.gov .

If you are interested in giving a seminar, or if you wish to schedule a seminar, please contact Susana Teixeira

(check back for updates)

April 2020

Date:

Thursday April 2nd, 2020 at 10:45 am

Place:

Building 235, Room K04B

Title:

TBD

Speaker:

Zvi Kelman (Biomolecular Structure and Function Group, NIST)

Contact:

Susana Teixeira

February 2020

Date:

Thursday February 27th, 2020 at 10:45 am

Place:

Building 235, Room K04B

Title:

Characterization of Biotherapeutics by Chemometric and Machine Learning Analysis of NMR Spectra 

Speaker:

Frank Delaglio (Biomolecular Structure and Function Group, NIST)

Contact:

Susana Teixeira

January 2020

Date:

Monday January 27th, 2020 at 2:30 pm

Place:

Building 235, Room K04B

Title:

Pulsed-field-gradient NMR studies of

nanoclusters and macromolecular crowding

Speaker:

Anand Yethiraj (Newfoundland and Labrador's University, Canada)

Contact:

yun.liu [at] nist.gov (Yun Liu)

 

Date:

Thursday January 23rd, 2020 at 10:45 am

Place:

Building 235, Room K04B

Title:

Using neutron scattering techniques to probe

the effect of salt on the chain dimensions and

segmental dynamics of polymer electrolytes

Speaker:

Whitney Loo (University of California at Berkeley)

Contact:

antonio.faraone [at] nist.gov (Antonio Faraone)

 


December 2019

Date:

Monday December 16th, 2019 at 10:45 am

Place:

Building 235, Room K04B

Title:

Deconvolution of instrument and Ka2 contributions

from X-ray powder diffraction patterns using non-linear

least squares with penalties

Speaker:

Alan Coelho (Bruker)

Contact:

james.cline [at] nist.gov (James Cline)

 

Date:

Thursday December 12th, 2019 at 10:45 am

Place:

Building 235, Room K04B

Title:

Evaluation of two-dimensional real-space correlations

from anisotropic small-angle scattering data

Speaker:

Kengo Nishi (Duke University)

Contact:

michihiro.nagao [at] nist.gov (Michihiro Nagao) and ryan.murphy [at] nist.gov (Ryan Murphy)

 

October 2019 ...

Date:

Wednesday October 9th, 2019 at 10:45 am

Place:

Building 235, Room K04B

Title:

The role of the thermal fluctuations in cubic helimagnets:

stabilization of new phases at low temperature

and

Neutron scattering Experiments in the multifferoic

molecular magnet (ND4)2FeCl5 · D2

Speaker:

Javier Campo (University of Zaragoza, Spain)

Contact:

daniel.hussey [at] nist.gov (Daniel Hussey)

 

September 2019 ...

Date:

Monday September 23rd, 2019 at 10:45 am

Place:

Building 235, Room K04B

Title:

X-ray Microscopy of Operating Electrochemical

Energy Storage Systems

Speaker:

Johanna Nelson Weker (Stanford Synchrotron Lightsource,

SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory)

Contact:

joseph.dura [at] nist.gov (Joe Dura)

 

August 2019 ...

Date:

Tuesday August 13th, 2019 at 10:45 am

Place:

Building 235, Room K04B

Title:

Adventures in Crystal Growth in Pursuit of Highly Correlated

Quantum Intermetallics

Speaker:

Julia Chan (University of Texas at Dallas)

Contact:

craig.brown [at] nist.gov (Craig Brown) and winnie.wong-ng [at] nist.gov (Winnie Wong-Ng) 

 

July 2019 ...

Date:

Wednesday July 3rd, 2019 at 10:45 am

Place:

Building 235, Room K04B

Title:

The European Spallation Source: Design and Current Status

Speaker:

John Weisend II (European Spallation Source, Sweden)

Contact:

john.jurns [at] nist.gov (John M. Jurns)

 

June 2019 ...

Date:

Thursday June 27th, 2019 at 10:45 am

Place:

Building 235, Room K04B

Title:

Non-affine lattice dynamics: A new method to

bridge time and length scales in the dynamical simulation of glasses

Speaker:

Alessio Zaccone (University of Milan, Italy)

Contact:

antonio.faraone [at] nist.gov (Antonio Faraone)

 

Date:

Friday June 14th, 2019 at 2:30 pm

Place:

Building 235, Room K04B

Title:

Examining the Storage of Organic Matter and Transport

of Fluids in the Eagle Ford Shale using Neutrons

Speaker:

Victoria DiStefano (University of Tennessee)

Contact:

daniel.hussey [at] nist.gov (Daniel Hussey)

 

May 2019 ...

Date:

Thursday May 23rd, 2019 at 10:45 am

Place:

Building 235, Room K04B

Title:

The Physicists in the Basement of the High Castle

Speaker:

Timothy Koeth (University of Maryland College Park)

Contact:

charles.clark [at] nist.gov (Charles Clark)

 

Date:

Thursday May 16th, 2019 at 10:45 am

Place:

Building 235, Room K04B

Title:

Visualization and characterization of quantum fluid flows

Speaker:

Daniel Lathrop (University of Maryland )

Contact:

timothy.prisk [at] nist.gov (Tim Prisk)

 

Date:

Thursday May 9th, 2019 at 10:45 am

Place:

Building 235, Room K04B

Title:

Flexible Metal-Organic Frameworks for Gas Storage and Separation

Speaker:

Dan Zhao (National University of Singapore)

Contact:

wei.zhou [at] nist.gov (Wei Zhou)

 

April 2019 ...

Date:

Tuesday April 30th, 2019 at 10:45 am

Place:

Building 235, Room K04B

Title:

Behind-the-Scenes on Food Safety and the Federal Response to a Radiological

Emergency

Speaker:

William Cunningham (Food and Drug Administration)

Contact:

antonio.faraone [at] nist.gov (Antonio Faraone)

 

Date:

Wednesday April 24th, 2019 at 10:45 am

Place:

Building 235, Room K04B

Title:

Magnetic structure evolution and phase transitions in materials with noncollinear

spin textures

Speaker:

Eleanor Clements (University of South Florida)

Contact:

jeffrey.lynn [at] nist.gov (Jeff Lynn)

 

Date:

Monday April 22nd, 2019 at 3:00 pm

Place:

Building 235, Room K04B

Title:

Improving Solar Panel Performance through Materials Forensics

Speaker:

Stephanie L. Moffitt (SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory)

Contact:

paul.butler [at] nist.gov (Paul Butler)

 

 

 

Seminar archives

Created October 22, 2018, Updated January 24, 2020