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New User Symposium 2023

Mon 30 Oct at 11.00am - Tue 31 Oct at 4.30pm
Venue Online event



The New User Symposium 2023 offers an introduction to the capabilities offered at the Australian Synchrotron. The bi-annual two-day event is tailored to novice potential Users of these technique. This year it will be held online and will be timed to enable online attendance from interested Users across different time zones including Singapore and New Zealand.

Aspects of the event include:

  • access arrangements
  • available support
  • some of the typical applications of techniques across biomedical research
  • materials
  • physical sciences
  • environmental fields.
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Please click here to register for this online event.

This event will be run online using Microsoft Teams.  Registered attendees will receive a link to a webpage that lists the program with the links to each session.  Simply click the link to attend the desired session.

Register here
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The Program


The program will cover various techniques including:

•              Diffraction

•              Protein Crystallography and Structural Biology

•              Microscopy: Infrared, THz/Far-Infrared, X-ray fluorescence

•              Spectroscopy

•              X-Ray Imaging

•              Small Angle X-Ray Scattering

These methods encompass a huge range of research areas: Biosciences and Health, Chemistry, Earth and Environmental Science, Physics, Advanced Materials, Agriculture and Food Processing, Engineering and Manufacturing, Cultural Heritage and Archaeology, Energy and Sustainability Science.

There will be opportunities to ask questions of beamline, user office, lab, scientific computing staff.

There will be a unique opportunity to hear from AINSE about funding opportunities for students and early-career researchers. 



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