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Poster (PDF)

June 22, 2011
Location: Robert Purcell Conference Center,
Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

Directions To RPCC

Wednesday - June 22nd
08:00 Registration (2nd Floor)
Continental Breakfast
Poster setup
Welcome and Introduction
08:30 Status of CHESS & ERL Projects - Sol Gruner, CHESS Director
08:50 Status of MacCHESS & Science Initiatives - Marian Szebenyi, MacCHESS Director
Invited User Presentations
09:00 Andrew Gulick (Hauptman-Woodward Institute Medical Research Institute and University of Buffalo)
"Structural Studies of Multidomain Enzymes Involved in Natural Product Synthesis"
09:30 John Colson (Cornell University - Dichtel Group)
"Oriented 2D Covalent Organic Framework Thin Films on Single-Layer Graphene"
10:00 BREAK
10:15 Gregory Van Duyne (University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and Howard Hughes Medical Institute)
"Using SAXS to Test Structural Models of Macromolecular Complexes in Solution"
10:45 Research Paper Prize Winner - To Be Announced
CHESS Upgrade Planning and Group Discussion
11:15 CHESS Undulator Upgrade Project - Ernie Fontes, Assoc. Director, CHESS
11:45 User Group Discussion
12:00 LUNCH (Multipurpose / Poster Room)
Tribute to Bob Batterman
13:00 Introduction - Don Bilderback
13:05 Herman Winick, Stanford University
"Early Years of Synchrotron Radiation with Batterman & His Later Years in Retirement"
13:20 Jerry Hastings, Stanford University
"What I Really Learned from Batterman"
13:35  Denny Mills, Advanced Photon Source
"A 10 GeV Synchrotron, a Thesis and APS Upgrade"
13:50 Sarvjit Shastri, Advanced Photon Source
"Some Reflections on Batterman, His Interests, and CHESS, from My Time as His Last Student"
14:05 Lonny Berman, Brookhaven National Laboratory
"Being Bob's Student, Collaborative Cooling Workshops, NSLS II"
14:20 Gene Ice, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
"Collaborating with Bob Batterman on First Tests of Sagittal Focusing Optics"
14:35 BREAK (Wendy Purcell Room)
15:00 Helmut Dosch, DESY
"X-rays in Surface Science: Past, Present and Future"
15:15 Mike Bedzyk, Northwestern and APS, Chicago
"Bob as CHESS Director and the Current Status of X-ray Standing Waves"
15:30 Jorg Zegenhagen, Grenoble
"The Rich Legacy of Bob Batterman: XSW localization of impurities in crystals"
15:45 Denis McWhan, Brookhaven National Laboratory
"Bell Labs Days, Magnetic Scattering & Lifetime of Friendship"
Poster Session & coffee break
18:15 Reception - Statler Hotel
19:00 Dinner - Statler Hotel
Awards - best in two categories: Science & Technical Development
  After Dinner Speaker: Prof. Neil Ashcroft (Cornell University)
"Bob Batterman, CHESS Director for 19 Years"
Poster (PDF)