Workshop at George Washington University

Correlative Raman Imaging Workshop

  • May 2nd, George Washington University, Washington DC

     

    This workshop will provide a detailed introduction to the operational principles and instrumental configurations of confocal Raman imaging along with techniques suitable for correlative measurements, such as AFM, SEM and SNOM.

    The George Washington University and WITec invite scientists interested in chemically identifying and imaging compounds at the highest spatial and spectral resolution.

    Speakers from prestigious institutes will cover various aspects of Raman imaging in their fields of application. Speakers from WITec will demonstrate the latest advances in instrument and Equipment development.

    The number of participants is limited, so please register early to reserve your place. Attendance is free of charge.

  • Program

    The workshop is open to all scientists interested in correlative Raman imaging.

    08:45 - 09:15 
      Registration and coffee
    09:15 - 10:00   

    Fernando Vargas, WITec GmbH

    WITec portfolio overview: past, present and future
    10:00 - 10:45 Blake Simpkins, Naval Research Laboratory Strong coupling between molecular vibrations and cavity photons: Controlling static and transient response
    10:45 - 11:30 Andrew Steele, Carnegie Geophysical Laboratory Use of confocal Raman microscopy in the search for life on Mars
    11:30 - 12:30   Lunch break provided by WITec
    12:30 - 13:15 David McKeown, Catholic University of America Raman spectroscopic studies of hydrothermally altered borosilicate nuclear waste glasses
    13:15 - 14:00 Ute Schmidt, WITec GmbH RISE: correlative Raman imaging and scanning electron microscopy
    14:00 - 14:15   Coffee break provided by WITec
    14:15 - 15:00 Glen Birdwell, US Army Research Labortory Electronic materials and devices characterization via Raman imaging: Case studies in diamond, van der Waals and phase change materials
    15:00 - 15:45 Marina Leite, University of Maryland Imaging functional materials at the nanoscale

Location and Travel Info

  • The workshop will take place at:

    George Washington University

    GW Nanofabrication and Imaging Center

    Science and Engineering Hall B1270

    800 22nd. St. NW

    Washington DC 20052

    USA

     

    Find map here.

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