Meetings/Workshops on Neutron Scattering in Germany

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DN2020 — MLZ User Meeting 2020 and German Neutron Scattering Conference 2020
08 Dec 2020 - 10 Dec 2020 • Garching, Germany
This year, the MLZ User Meeting will take place December 08th to 09th and is directly linked to the German Neutron Scattering Conference DN2020 on December 09th and 10th which is hosted at Munich for the second time after 2008. A common poster session is going to link both meetings and will give the opportunity for exchange between the participants of both events.
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DN2020 — German Neutron Scattering Conference
09 Dec 2020 - 10 Dec 2020 • Munich, Germany
German Committee Research with Neutrons (KFN)
The German Neutron Scattering Conference DN2020 will be a forum for users of neutron sources and will offer the possibility to get updated on modern neutron methods and to discuss new results and developments. Invited speakers are going to give their view on the role of neutron science today and in the future. Neutron science plays an important role in modern research. New developments, not only in instrumentation, but also in digitalization, enable new types of experiments in all fields of research from particle physics over materials science to life sciences and heritage science, just to name a few.
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Deutsche Neutronenstreutagung
09 Dec 2020 - 10 Dec 2020 • Garching, Germany
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2021 Annual MLZ Conference: Neutrons for Life Sciences
08 Jun 2021 - 11 Jun 2021 • Lenggries, Germany
Heinz Maier-Leibnitz-Zentrum (MLZ)
Life Sciences is a rapidly expanding field in the use of neutrons. The number of users at the Heinz Maier-Leibnitz-Zentrum (MLZ) performing experiments related to life sciences is constantly growing. Be it contrast variation for matching out protein, DNA or lipids or the hunt for catalytical important hydrogen atoms, neutrons play an important role in determining structures of biologically relevant molecules or membranes. Neutron tomography on living plants or tissue uses the huge difference in incoherent scattering of hydrogen as compared to deuterium. Using incoherent and coherent inelastic neutron scattering, investigation of equilibrium dynamics of biological systems is possible on the picosecond and nanosecond time scale. With future neutron sources, time resolved investigations will become more and more important. Dedicated sample environment and additional in situ measurement techniques all optimized for small sample volumes will be needed in the future.

This is why the MLZ Conference 2021, initially planned for 2020, intends to bring together experts in the field of life sciences regardless whether they have used neutron scattering techniques or not. The conference will try to cover all relevant fields of life sciences and will discuss on how to improve neutron instrumentation, access to neutron beam time, sample environments and support labs for future life sciences users.

Protein structure, function and dynamics Biological membranes, surface and interfaces Drug design and delivery Biological processes Neutron and complementary methods in biology Life Sciences with neutrons in Russia Neutrons in the fight against virus diseases
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JCNS Laboratory Course 2021
30 Aug 2021 - 10 Sep 2021 • Jülich and Garching, Germany
Jülich Centre for Neutron Science (JCNS), Forschungszentrum Jülich
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Last updated: 08 October 2020