12-14 April 2011

12 - 14th April 2011    University of Keele.

XRD Programme.

Link to BCA Meeting page for more meeting details and registration.
Wed 13th April                                     
IG Plenary
Prof. Nora De Leeuw (UCL), 'Computational Studies of Biomaterials'.   
IG1          IG/BACG/CCG Joint Session Crystallisation
Dr. Karen Harvey (Harman Technology), ‘Controlled Crystal Growth of Silver Halide Crystals for Use in  p       hotographic Materials’                                                                                                                                                          Dr. Sophie Janbon (AstraZeneca), ‘A New tool in the Armoury of Polymorph Risk Assessments'
Dr. Scott Owens (National Nuclear Laboratory), ‘The Importance of Crystal Growth in the Nuclear Industry’

XRF/XRD Applications                                                                                                                                                   David Beveridge (HARMAN technology Ltd.) Characterisation of the phosphate surfactant in a latex using XRF and other techniques.                                                                                                                                                             Leah Cliff (Southampton University) Environmental Applications for a new Benchtop XRD/XRF Instrument.                                  

12:30 Industrial Group AGM


IG2          IG/BACG Joint Session Crystallisation

Patrick D. Shaw Stewart, Richard A. Briggs, Stefan A. Kolek, Peter Baldock (Douglas Instruments Ltd, UK)  ‘Random microseeding: a theoretical and practical exploration of the Microseed Matrix Screening (MMS) method, with new recommendations for achieving crystallization success’.
F. Gorrec, O. Perisic, C. Aylett and J. Löwe (MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology (LMB), Cambridge, UK)  ‘Macromolecular Crystallization: Robotics, Procedures and Innovations’
Young Crystallographer prize lecture

IG3          Stress-Strain Microstructure

Dr Steve Norval                                                      IG Award Lecture   "Raising the Standard"
Dr. Moataz Attallah, 
School of Metallurgy & Materials                     “In-Situ Strain Measurement during Tensile Loading of Ti-Alloys"
Thu 14th April 
IG4          Materials Science and Powder Methods

S.K. Callear, (ISIS Facility, STFC, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory) 'Illuminating Materials Science Problems with Neutrons'.    

P. Lightfoot, (School of Chemistry, University of St Andrews), 'Structure and phase transitions in ferroelectrics from neutron and synchrotron powder diffraction'. 

2011 Spring Meeting XRD Overview

' Tuesday
12 April
13 April
14 April
AM IG Plenary
Nora De Leeuw
Coffee & Exhibition
IG1 IG/BACG Joint Session Crystallisation
XRD/XRF Joint Session
12:30 IG AGM
Lunch & Exhibition

IG2 IG/BACG Joint Session Crystallisation

IG4 Materials Science and Powder Methods
Tea & Exhibition
IG3 IG Award Lecture
Stress-Strain Microstructure
Evening Posters & Exhibition
Buffet & Wine Reception
Conference Dinner

The XRF Programme is also available

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