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CHEX Workshop on MOCVD / ALD / Catalysts / SIC

Type Of Event
Sponsoring Division
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Start Time
8:45 a.m.

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Time (CDT)



8:45 – 9:00

Matt Highland (Argonne X-ray Science Division)

Welcome, goals of workshop, and brief description of the CHEX Sector

9:00 – 9:20

Henrik Sønsteby (U. Oslo)

X-ray studies of oxide thin films prepared by ALD

9:20 – 9:40

Marie-Ingrid Richard (CEA Grenoble)

BCDI studies of nanoparticles and films grown by ALD

9:40 – 10:00

Andreas Stierle (DESY)

X-ray studies of catalytic reactions on nanomaterials

10:00 – 10:20

Jeremy Kropf (ANL/CSE)

Synthesis and characterization issues in gas phase catalysis

10:20 – 10:40

Hoydoo You (ANL/MSD)

X-ray studies of the surfaces of real and model catalysts

10:40 – 11:00


11:00 – 11:20

Alex Martinson (ANL/MSD)

Surface chemistries and optoelectronic processes at materials interfaces

11:20 – 11:40

Angel Yanguas-Gil (ANL/AMD)

Issues in the synthesis of materials by ALD and MOCVD

11:450 – 12:00

Carol Thomson (NIU-retired)

In-situ X-ray studies of ferroelectric oxide thin films grown by MOCVD

12:00 – 12:20

Guangxu Ju (Lumileds)

In-situ X-ray studies of nitride MOCVD

12:20 – 12:40

Stephan Hruszkewycz (ANL/MSD)

In-situ X-ray studies of SiC MOCVD

12:40 – 1:00

Brian Stephenson (ANL/MSD)

Proposed Equipment for In situ CVD-type experiments at CHEX

1:00 – 1:30

General questions and discussion


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