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LINXS conference/workshop X-ray and neutron imaging applications in soil sciences

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Conference

X-ray and neutron imaging provide opportunities to ‘see’ into generally opaque soil systems and have great potential to address important research questions in soil and, more generally, environmental sciences. Major challenges for humanity, such as climate change (CO2 storage) or food and water scarcity, could be tackled as a result.

This international 1.5-day workshop aims to introduce new expertise to the community of soil scientists, namely in how X-ray and neutron imaging can be used as tools to address questions in their research, and to promote collaborations between soil and beamline scientists at institutions such as MAX IV and ESS.

Keynote speakers

Juergen Thieme (Brookhaven National Laboratory) - Micro- to nano- X-ray imaging of soil and related samples

Jeffrey Warren (Oak Ridge National Lab) - Soil-plant water relations with neutron imaging

Erica Donner (University of South Australia) – Speciation of toxins in soils with X-ray spectroscopy

Sascha Oswald (Potsdam University) – Soil-plant water relations with neutron imaging

Daniel Uteau Puschmann (University of Kassel) - Synchrotron based X-ray CT   

You may read more and register about the event here

Time: 
17 June 2019 11:00 to 18 June 2019 15:30
Location: 
Matematik Annexet, Sölvegatan 20, Lund
Contact: 
edith.hammer [at] biol.lu.se

About the event

Time: 
17 June 2019 11:00 to 18 June 2019 15:30
Location: 
Matematik Annexet, Sölvegatan 20, Lund
Contact: 
edith.hammer [at] biol.lu.se