Scientific communication: Condensed course focusing upon writing in English an article for publication in a scientific & Introduction to the synchrotron radiation (Imperial College & Diamond, Local coordinator Isabel Moraes)

 

1st NanoMem Training

Science Communication and                                

   Introduction to microfocus beamlines

Program                                                                                                                                                         

Day 1                                                                                                                                                              Tuesday - 29th October 2013

9:30 - 10:00       Arrival and Welcome (and safety induction)

                          Isabel Moraes v Diamond – MPL

                           Meeting room 1 at RCaH

10:30 - 11:00     Training program of the Nanomem network

                           Gergely Katona v University of Gothenburg

                             Meeting room 1 at RCaH

11:00 – 12:00     Visit to Research Complex and Diamond Light Source

                           Isabel Moraes v Diamond – MPL

12:00- 13:00    Lunch

13:00 – 16:30     Writing skills and PR workshop

                           Silvana Westbury & Mary Cruse v Diamond Light Source

                             Meeting room 1 at RCaH

17:30 -19:00     Dinner at RCaH foyer

19:30                 Departure to Coseners House (Taxis booked)

Day 2                                                                                                                                                         Wednesday - 30th October 2013

9:30 – 12:00    Communicating with public audiences workshop

                           Laura Hollandv Diamond Light Source

                           Meeting room         at Diamond Light Source

12:00- 13:00     Lunch at RAL canteen

13:00 – 14:00   Challenges and Opportunities in Membrane Protein Structure Determination

                           Isabel Moraes v Diamond – MPL

                           Meeting room         at Diamond Light Source

14:00 – 15:00   Introduction to Nanocrystallography and Free electron lasers

                           Gergely Katona v University of Gothenburg

                           Meeting room         at Diamond Light Source

15:00 – 17:00   Introduction to Crystallisation in Lipidic Cubic Phase - Hands-on session

                           Mat Jennions & Isabel Moraes v Diamond- MPL

                           Membrane Protein Laboratory at Diamond Light Source

17:00                 Departure to Coseners House by bus

Day 3                                                                                                                                                              Thursday – 31st October 2013

10:00 – 10:30   Introduction to Microfocus beamlines

                           Robin Owens v Diamond Light Source

                           Meeting room         at Diamond Light Source

10:30 – 12:00    Microfocus beamlines – practical session

                           Robin Owens, Danny Axford & Isabel Moraes v Diamond Light Source – MPL

                           I24 microfocus beamline - DLS

12:00- 13:00     Lunch

13:00 – 16:30    Data collection at Microfocus beamlines – practical session

                           Robin Owens, Danny Axford & Isabel Moraes v Diamond Light Source - MPL

                           I24 microfocus beamline - DLS

16:30 – 17:00   Closing Remarks

17:00                 Departure to Coseners House by bus