BESSY-VSR - Workshop "The Variable pulse length Synchrotron Radiation source"

14.10. - 15.10.2013, Berlin

Programme incl. presentations

Including all presentation documents of workshop that we are allowed to publish
DAY 1
11:45 a.m.Registration
01:00 p.m.Welcome

01:10 p.m.

BESSY-VSR - Status
BESSY VSR: Science opportunities and current developments
Alexander Föhlisch, Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin
presentation

01:35 p.m.BESSY-VSR: The accelerator physics of BESSY VSR
Andreas Jankowiak, Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin
presentation
02:00 p.m.Science Drivers - Session I: Basic Energy Science & Chemistry

Ultrafast X-ray absorption spectroscopy of solutions: new avenues
Majed Chergui, EPFL Lausanne

From Quantum Materials to Solvation Dynamics: Experiments proposed for picosecond x-rays at the Advanced Photon Source
Linda Young, Argonne National Lab Chicago
presentation

New opportunities in liquid-phase science via picosecond soft X-ray spectroscopy
Nils Huse, CFEL Hamburg
presentation

Structural Dynamics in (Bio)chemical Systems
Simone Techert, DESY Hamburg
03:50 p.m.Coffee Break
04:20 p.m.Science Drivers - Session I: Basic Energy Science & Chemistry

Electronic structure movies - opportunities with time-resolved x-ray spectroscopy
Wilfried Wurth, Universität Hamburg

Opportunities for electron spectroscopy at the VSR source at HZB Berlin
Nils Mårtensson, Uppsala Universitet

Development of a time, energy and momentum spectrometer based on angular resolved time of flight measurement
Svante Svensson, Uppsala Universitet
06:00 p.m.End of Day 1
DAY 2
09:00 a.m.Science Drivers - Session II: Future Information Technology

Studies of Magnetization Dynamics at the Jülich Beamline
Claus Michael Schneider, Forschungszentrum Jülich

The Future of Information Technology seen with X-Rays
Hermann Durr, SLAC Stanford
presentation

The use of Variable Pulse Length in Magnetism Research: From Skyrmion Dynamics to Ultrafast Magnetization Changes
Stefan Eisebitt, Technische Universität Berlin
10:15 a.m.

Session III: VSR Accelerator Physics

Short pulse plans for SPEAR3 and PEP-X
James Safranek, SLAC Stanford
presentation

Discussion of Machine Parameters

11:05 a.m.Coffee Break
11:35 a.m.Science Drivers - Session IV: Quantum Materials

Towards a complete understanding of magnetization dynamics in lanthanides - new frontiers in spin-dependent band mapping at BESSY-VSR
Martin Weinelt, Freie Universität Berlin
presentation

Spin Resonance at Terahertz Frequencies
Johan van Tol, National High Magnetic Field Lab in Tallahassee

Examples of Ultrafast X-ray Diffraction Experiments: Synchrotron vs. Laser-Plasma Sources
Matias Bargheer, Universität Potsdam
presentation
01:00 p.m.Lunch Break
02:00 p.m.Plenary Discussion
03:00 p.m.End of Workshop
03:00 - 04:00 p.m.Closed Session (for invited speakers)