Invited Speakers

  • Iain Campbell
    University of Guelph, Canada
    Title: "PIXE: Martian Chronicles"
  • Marek Pajek
    Institute of Physics, Jan Kochanowski University, Kielce, Poland
    Title: "Emission of M-X-rays induced by light and heavy ions"
  • Javier Miranda
    Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico
    Title: "Atomic alignment and L x-ray anisotropic emission induced by ion impact"
  • Alfonso Mantero
    SWHARD, Genoa, Italy
    Title: "PIXE simulations with GEANT4"
  • Kenichiro Mizohata
    University of Helsinki, Finland
    Title: "Heavy ion x-ray production cross sections and applications of heavy ion x-ray spectrometry for thin film analysis"
  • Matjaž Kavčič
    Josef Stefan Institute, Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Title: "Chemical speciation using WDS in the tender x-ray range"
  • Francesco Paolo Romano
    IBAM-CNR, Catania, Italy
    Title: "Full Field PIXE with X-Ray camera"
  • Zita Szikszai
    MTA Atomki, Debrecen, Hungary
    Tentative topic: "Damage of sensitive materials (like cultural heritage objects and other fragile targets including biological material etc) in radiation-based characterization techniques, including related initiatives within the IPERION CH project (Integrated Platform for the European Research Infrastructure ON Cultural Heritage)"
  • Franco Lucarelli
    University of Florence and INFN-Florence, Italy
    Title: "The application of PIXE and complementary nuclear techniques to aerosol studies: the LABEC experience"
  • Melanie Bailey
    University of Surrey, United Kingdom
    Title: "PIXE in forensic science – challenges and opportunities"

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Important Dates

  • Abstract submission site open: September 15th, 2016
  • Registration site open: September 15th, 2016
  • Abstract submission deadline extended from December 15th to December 31st, 2016
  • Notification of accepted abstracts moved from January 10th to January 18th, 2017
  • Early registration deadline: February 10th, 2017
  • Preliminary program available online: March 15th, 2017
  • Manuscript submission open: 6th March, 2017
  • Manuscript submission deadline: 7th May, 2017