July 25, 2023 @ 8:00 am – July 27, 2023 @ 5:00 pm

In-situ Rock Deformation (ISRD) RCN Workshop
Exploring Dynamic Properties of Earth and Planetary Materials Using Neutron Scattering and Imaging, will be held on July 25-27, 2023 at The Hotel UMD.

July 24 (Monday): Check-in at The Hotel UMD after 3pm.
July 25 (Tuesday): Day 1
7:00-8:00am: breakfast

Session I: Exploring Dynamic Material Properties Using Neutron (Chair: Dan Hussey)
8:00-8:30am: Opening remarks (Dan and Wenlu)
8:30-9:30am: Larry Anovitz (ORNL)
Overview of neutron scattering for geology
9:30-10:00am Coffee break
10:00-11:00am: Brian Kirby (NIST)
Neutron sources, accessing user programs, the NCNR CHRNS program
11:00-12:00pm: Alessandro Tengattini (ILL)
Simultaneous Neutron/X-ray tomography of (deforming) geomaterials
12:00-1:30pm: Lunch
1:30-4:30pm: Visiting NIST
6:00-7:30pm: dinner at The Hotel UMD
Session II: Neutron Sample Environments (Chair: TBD)
7:30-8:30pm: Yun Liu (NIST)
Small angle Neutron Scattering (SANS) to measure the equation of state in shale
8:30-9:30pm: discussion

July 26 (Wednesday): Day 2
7:00-8:00am: breakfast
Session III: Neutron Diffraction and Imaging (Chair: Doug Schmitt)
8:00-9:00am: Javier Campo (INMA/ILL)
High pressure neutron diffraction
9:00-10:00am: Juscelino Leao (NIST)
Neutron sample environments for high pressure and temperature
10:00-10:30am coffee break
10:30-11:30am: Bianca Haberl (ORNL)
Neutron Diffraction at SNAP
11:30-12:00 am: discussion
12:00-1:30pm: Lunch
Session IV (Posters): Study of Earth and Planetary Materials (Chair: Wen-lu Zhu)
1:30-3:30pm: Poster viewing
3:30-6:30pm: Visiting Annapolis
6:30-8:30pm: Dinner at Buddy’s Crabs and Ribs

July 27 (Thursday): Day 3
7:00-8:00am: breakfast
Session V: Recent Advances at Neutron Beamlines (Chair: TBD)
8:00-9:00am: Heloisa Bordallo (UCPH/ESS)
Inelastic Neutron Scattering for studying water in geology
9:00-10:00am: Hassina Bilheux (ORNL)
Neutron Bragg Edge Imaging at VENUS

10:00-10:30am coffee break
10:30-11:30am: Jacob LaManna (NIST)
Emerging Neutron Imaging Methods
11:30-12:00 am: discussion and adjourn