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50 years of Synchrotron Radiation in the UK and its global impact

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Dates of Event
26th June 2018 – 29th June 2018
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26th June 2018
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The conference will celebrate the achievements of the past 50 years of UK synchrotron activities as wll as explore the future of the light sources (Synchrotrons and FELs) and their applications in the coming decades. It coincides with the 70th anniversary of the first publication of the International Union of Crystallography which decided to establish the dedicated Journal of Synchrotron Radiation at its Congress and General Assembly in 1993.

Plenary speakers include:
Sir Venki Ramakrishnan, MRC LMB and the President of the Royal Society
Sir Mark Walport, Chief Scientist, HM Government (provisional)
Prof Ian Munro, Emeritus Scientist and former Director of Synchrotron Radiation, STFC Daresbury Laboratory)

Chairs: Samar Hasnain and Richard Catlow (joint Chairs)

Organising Committee

Samar Hasnain, Richard Catlow, Svetlana Antonyuk, Jim Clarke,
Andrew Dent, Andrew Harrison and Susan Smith.