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Synchrotron Environmental Science Symposium 7

Illuminating the Links Between Environmental Science and Human Health


The Synchrotron Environmental Science Symposium (SES-7), is dedicated to bringing together experts from synchrotron radiation research and environmental science. It will promote the dialogue, discussion and collaboration among these scientists. The emphasis of the symposium shall be on identifying opportunities for research in environmental science while illuminating the links to human health, using new developments in synchrotron science.

Topics Include

  • Aerosols
  • Facility updates
  • Geochemistry
  • Geomicrobiology
  • Instrumentation
  • Nanoparticles in the environment
  • Plant and soil science
  • Radionuclides in the environment

Symposium Chairs

  • Juergen Thieme (BNL, Chair)
  • Paul Northrup (BNL, Co-chair)
  • Ryan Tappero (BNL, Co-chair)

Evening Events

Registered attendees are invited to attend the Tuesday night dinner and the NSLS-II Facility Tour.

Tuesday Night Dinner
Danfords Hotel and Marina
25 E Broadway, Port Jefferson, NY 11777
1-800-332-6367, (Local) 631-928-5200
October 31, 2017, 7-10 PM

NSLS-II Facility Tour
Participants will be able to tour the National Synchrotron Light Source II on Tuesday, October 31, 2017 4:00 PM. Note, the tour will not cost any funding.
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Click on the "Symposium & BNL Information" tab above to find accommodation information.

Invited Speakers

More to come...

  • Vincent de Andrade (APS)
  • John Bargar (SSRL)
  • Suzana Car (Dartmouth College)
  • John Coates (UC Berkeley)
  • George Flynn (SUNY Plattsburgh)
  • Heather Jamieson (Queens U)
  • Julia Jamieson-Hanes (U of Waterloo)
  • Ben Kocar (MIT)
  • Antonio Lanzirotti (U of Chicago)
  • Joshua LeMonte (USACE)
  • Ryan Moffet (U of the Pacific)
  • Ingrid Pickering (U of Saskatchewan)
  • Amitava Roy (Louisiana State Uni)
  • Kirk Scheckel (USEPA)
  • Angelia Seyfferth (U. Delaware)
  • David Shapiro (ALS)
  • Qun Shen (NSLS-II)
  • Amy Swain (DOE-BER)
  • Mengqiang "Mike" Zhu (U of Wyoming)

Important Dates

Jun 28, 2017 Abstract submission, apply for student support, and registration opens
Oct 2, 2017 Submission deadline for student support assistance
Oct 2, 2017 Deadline to submit an abstract for oral/poster presentation
Oct 10, 2017 Notification of acceptance for student support (by e-mail)
Oct 10, 2017 Notification of accepted oral and poster presentations
Oct 16, 2017 Early registration deadline
Oct 23, 2018 General registration deadline

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