Text full multimedia monochrome

First time here?

Find out more about how The Lecture List works.

Do you organise talks?

Register to tell us about them. The Lecture List is a great place to be listed, but it's also an easy place to upload your information to. It's very simple and costs nothing. Find out more

Help!

Find out what you can do to keep The Lecture List online

Synchro' what?  Synchrotrons! New light sources to explore the heart of materials

Seminar on Synchrotron light sources - Come and learn how brighter beams help us to explore the heart of materials.


As well as being a new word in our vocabulary, synchrotrons are scientific facilities generating x-ray beams through acceleration of electrons to nearly the speed of light.  These x-rays are a thousand billion times brighter than hospital x-ray machines and enable scientists to look at the molecular and atomic composition of the world around us.  They offer a range of techniques that will undoubtedly impress and inspire you, from a better understanding of diseases to new drugs, new materials,  safer engineering components or solution to environmental problems.
 
Come and join Dr Thomas Sorensen from Diamond in the UK and Dr Paul Dumas from Soleil in France, who will take you on a journey from drug development using protein crystallography to imaging cancer cells using infrared micro spectroscopy. 
Because seeing is understanding...


Speaker(s):

Dr T. Sorensen | talks
Dr P. Dumas | talks

 

Date and Time:

25 January 2006 at 6:00 pm

Duration:

2 hours

 

Venue:

Royal Society of Medicine
1, Wimpole Street
London



Show map

Organised by:

French Embassy Science and Technology Dpt
See other talks organised by French Embassy Science and Technology Dpt...

 

Tickets:

Free

Available from:

Register free at event@ambascience.co.uk or visit www.ambascience.co.uk.

Additional Information:

All talks will be given in english.
The two presentations will be followed by a drink reception.

Register to tell a friend about this lecture.

Comments

If you would like to comment about this lecture, please register here.



 

Any ad revenue is entirely reinvested into the Lecture List's operating fund