9th International Conference on X-Ray Microscopy
July 21 - 25, Zürich, Switzerland

Thursday, 24 July 2008

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Session: Biology Microscopy 2

08:30 - 09:05 Observation of bio-fibers with a hard X-ray microscope
Hwa Shik Youn
Pohang Accelerator Lab., POSTECH, PAL, South Korea
Th-Bio2-1
09:05 - 09:30 Nanostructure analysis by coherent hard X-ray diffraction
Yoshinori Nishino
RIKEN Harima Inst., Japan
Th-Bio2-2
09:30 - 09:55 Quantitative 3D imaging of eukaryotic cells using soft X-ray tomography
Carolyn A Larabell
Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, Life Sciences, USA
Th-Bio2-3
09:55 - 10:30 Coffee Break  

Session: Methods 3

10:30 - 11:15 * STED and 4 π microscopy
Stefan W Hell
Max Planck Inst. for Biophysical Chemistry,Göttingen, Germany
Th-Met3-1
11:15 - 11:50 Status and future of commercial X-ray microscopes
Michael Feser
Xradia Inc., USA
Th-Met3-2
11:50 - 12:05 Advanced X-ray diffractive optics
Joan Vila-Comamala
LMN - Paul Scherrer Institut, Switzerland
We-Bio1-3
12:15 - 14:00 Lunch Break  

Session: Methods 4

14:00 - 14:35 Very high resolution full field X-ray microscopy
Stefan Heim
BESSY, Germany
Th-Met4-1
14:35 - 15:10 Zernike phase contrast microscopy
Sadao Aoki
University of Tsukuba, Japan
Th-Met4-2
15:10 - 15:35 Specialized diffractive optics
Anne Sakdinawat
CXRO, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab., USA
Th-Met4-3
15:35 - 16:00 Coffee Break  

Session: Magnetic Materials

16:00 - 16:35 Magnetization dynamics in nanostructures
Hermann Stoll
Max Plank Institut für Metallforschung, Stuttgart, Germany
Th-Mag-1
16:35 - 17:00 Current-induced resonant magnetic vortex core motion
Peter Fischer
CXRO, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab., USA
Th-Mag-2
17:00 - 17:25 Nanoscale magnetic gradient materials studied by STXM
Thomas Eimüller
Ruhr-Univ. Bochum, Germany
Th-Mag-3

*: Complementary Lecture