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Welcome to the SSRL/LCLS Users' Meeting

Save the Date: September 24-27, 2019


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The Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource (SSRL) and the Linac Coherent Light Source (LCLS) will host a joint users' meeting at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratroy on September 24-27, 2019. This annual meeting is a unique opportunity to gather together the lightsource community in a single scientific event that includes numerous presentations in plenary, poster and parallel sessions. Participants are able to learn about current/future facility capabilities and the latest user research as well as to discuss science with colleagues from academia, research laboratories, and industry worldwide. 

New:  Join the meet-and-greet sessions to share your ideas and suggestions with representatives of the LCLS and SSRL Users' Executive Committees.

Vote:  Cast your ballot before Sept. 27th to elect user representatives to the LCLS and the SSRL Users' Executive Committees (UEC).

The September 26th plenary session will include SLAC, DOE, LCLS, and SSRL updates as well as a townhall discussion with facility directors, and invited talks, young investigator awards, poster blitz, Poster Session and reception on September 26 -- including presentation of the Joe Wong Outstanding Poster Awards.

Award Presentations & Talks: 

Invited Speakers:  

  • Stosh Kozimor (LANL):  Coordination Chemistry of Actinides
  • Philippe Wernet (Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin)

The conference will feature several focused workshops on Sept. 24, Sept. 25, and Sept. 27:


Program Organizers:

  • Roseanne Sension (U Michigan, LCLS UEC Vice Chair)
  • Tim Stemmler (Wayne State U, SSRL UEC Vice Chair)
  • Sergio Carbajo (SLAC LCLS)
  • Makoto Hashimoto (SLAC SSRL)
  • Cathy Knotts (SSRL User Administration Manager)
  • Leilani Conradson (LCLS User Administration Manager)

The joint annual users' meeting will be held at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, 2575 Sand Hill Road, Menlo Park, CA.

We welcome your input and look forward to seeing you at the next joint SSRL/LCLS users' conference September 24-27, 2019!