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

Wednesday, 23 July 2008

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Session: Werner Meyer-Ilse Memorial Award (WMI)

09:00 - 09:35 The history and future of X-ray microscopy
Janos Kirz
ALS, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, USA
09:35 - 09:45 WMI ceremony
C. Jacobsen
SUNY at Stony Brook, Physics Dept., USA
09:45 - 09:55 WMI lecture We-WMI-3
09:55 - 10:30 Coffee Break  

Session: Biology Microscopy 1

10:30 - 11:15 * The hidden life of stretched proteins
Viola Vogel
Department of Materials, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
11:15 - 11:40 Dynamical single molecular observations of functional membrane proteins using diffracted X-ray tracking (DXT)
Yuji C Sasaki
SPring-8, Japan Synchrotron Radiation Research Inst., Japan
11:40 - 12:05 Tracking endogenous metals in life and disease with X-ray fluorescence microscopy
Stefan Vogt
Argonne National Lab., X-ray Science Division, USA
12:05 - 12:30 TX-ray imaging of various biological samples using a phase-contrast hard X-ray microscope
Sang Joon Lee
Pohang Accelerator Lab., POSTECH, PAL, South Korea
12:30 - 14:00 Lunch Break  

Session: Laboratory Microscopy

14:00 - 14:35 Laboratory X-ray micro imaging: sources, optics, systems and applications
Hans M Hertz
Royal Inst. of Technology KTH, Sweden
14:35 - 15:00 High power soft X-ray source based on a discharge plasma
Markus Benk
Fraunhofer Institut fuer Lasertechnik, Aachen, Germany
15:00 - 15:25 Tabletop soft X-ray diffractive imaging with 70 nm resolution
Richard L Sandberg
Univ. of Colorado and National Institute of Standards and Technology, Department of Physics and JILA, USA
15:25 - 15:55 Presentation XRM2011: candidates and vote  

Session: Poster 1

15:35 - 18:05 Poster Session 2 Mo-Poster2

*: Complementary Lecture