Registration for the 2018 APS/CNM Users Meeting is open at
General attendee fee: $190
Student fee: $50
2018 APS/CNM Users Meeting Organizing Committee:
Amy Clarke, Colorado School of Mines,, Chair, APS Users Organization Steering Committee
Goran Karapetrov, Drexel University, Chair, CNM Users Executive Committee
R. Joseph Kline, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Vice-Chair, APS Users Organization Steering Committee
James Rondinelli, Northwestern University, Vice-Chair, CNM Users Executive Committee
Katie Gregar, CNM, Associate Director, User Programs & Operations
Constance Vanni, APS, Assistant User Program Manager
PROGRAM BOOK PDFs NOW AVAILABLE:
- Full Program Book (20 MB)
- Awards, Acknowledgments, Table of Contents
- Comprehensive Program
- General Session Abstracts
- Workshop Agendas and Abstracts
- Poster Index
- Poster Abstracts
- Exhibitor Maps
- Practical Matters
- Schedule at a Glance
- Addenda and Errata
Registration and vendor exhibits will be available all day.
Opening Session—Morning Agenda (Bldg. 402 Lecture Hall)
The morning session will feature a keynote speaker and will also include updates from the Department of Energy, the directors of the APS and CNM, and a representative of the Society for Science at User Research Facilities (formerly NUFO).
S3or Speed Science Slam is Back! Feel like getting a few minutes on stage to present your science to the UM audience? If yes, during registration when you submit your poster session abstract, check "YES" that you wish to be considered for a slot in the Slam!
APS Plenary Session—Afternoon Agenda (402 Lecture Hall)
CNM Plenary Session—Afternoon Agenda (401 Room A1100)
The banquet will be held in the evening at Elements at Water Street, located in historic downtown Naperville. The buffet dinner theme is “Farm to Table,” a rustic, urban cuisine using locally sourced foods. The evening will start with a full-bar cocktail hour and passed hors d’oeuvres, followed by great dining to complete a perfect, relaxing evening after a day of great science! Bus transportation to the banquet is included in the ticket price ($50, purchase tickets in the on-line registration form http://www.cvent.com/d/ntq348/4W).
If you are purchasing a ticket for a guest who is not registered for the meeting and will require bus transportation, the guest MUST register as an APS Visitor at least one week in advance of the banquet so that their site access can be cleared.
Registration and vendor exhibits will be available all day. The poster session will be held in the evening.
The Poster Session will be held in Bldg. 240, Theoretical and Computing Science (TCS) from 5:30 to 8:00 pm. Shuttle buses available between APS, the Guest House, and TCS.
Registration and vendor exhibits will be open in the morning.
WK7 Agenda: High-resolution 3D X-ray Imaging
CNM Short Course (Note: Fee of $40 in addition to meeting registration fee; pre-registration required.)
Time: 9:00 am-12:00 pm
Location: Sector 26
Instructor: Martin Holt (CNM)
WKS Agenda: User Workshop for Micromanipulator Use in Diamond Anvil Cell Loading and Other Applications
Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Location: Bldg. 401, Rm. A1100
Organizers: Steven M. Barnett (Barnett Technical Services) Ross Hrubiak and Vitali Prakapenka (APS/ANL)
Satellite SAXS Software Course
(Note: Fee of $35 in addition to meeting registration fee; pre-registration required.)
Dates: May 10-11, 2018 (Thursday and Friday)
Location: Bldg. 401, Room A5000
Instructor: Jan Ilavsky