The M4QN Solid State Defects Materials Interest Group, will host a workshop focusing on current and future facilities access on May 31st and June 1st in the Department of Engineering Science, University of Oxford.
Please find the preliminary schedule and registration link below.
The workshop will bring relevant facilities leaders, academic researchers and industrial partners together for a discussion. We would also like to encourage early career researchers to partake, and we will host some activities specific to them.
We are thankful to IonOptika Ltd for providing funds to help cover travel costs for early career researchers. If you are interested in travel support, please contact email@example.com for more information.
The workshop will include a dinner at St Anne’s College on May 31st.
The cost of the workshop is in part supported by M4QN. The rest will be covered by a participant fee of £70 to cover day delegate costs and catering.
Capacity is limited, so please register as soon as possible if you would like to attend.
Wednesday 31st May
12:30, arrival and lunch
1:00, opening remarks, Prof Atature and Prof Gangloff 1:10, session 1, talks by facilities leaders: Prof Heffernan (NEF), Prof Linfield (Bragg Centre), Dr Powell (CSC), Prof Clowes (IBC Surrey), Prof Curry (Royce Manchester) 3:00, coffee break 3:20, early-career pre-meeting roundup 3:40, round table discussions on access to current facilities 5:00, cheat sheet poll 5:30, break 6:00, drinks and dinner at St Anne’s College
Thursday 1st June
8:30, arrival, coffee and pastries
9:00, session 2, talks by industry partners: IonOptika, Element 6 9:45, vision for future facilities, Prof Atature 10:00, round table discussion on future facilities 11:00, coffee break 11:15, roadmap sketch 12:15, closing remarks 12:30, lunch and departure