Seminars 2004

Prof. David B. Williams, Department of Materials Science & Engineering, Lehigh University, USA.
Nanometre-scale analysis of grain boundary segregation in metals and alloys.

Dr Dmitri Golberg, Advanced Materials Laboratory, National Institute for Materials Science, Tsukuba, Japan.
Compound nanotubes in the B-C-N system: synthesis, analysis, properties and applications.

Prof. Stuart Lindsay, Arizona Biodesign Institute, Arizona State University, USA.
Single Molecule Biophysics.

WORKSHOP: Atom probe tomography of nanostructured materials
Dr Jesse Olson, Vice President Engineering, Imago Scientific Instruments Corp.
LEAP (Local Electrode Atom Probe).
A/Prof. Simon Ringer, Australian Key Centre for Microscopy and Microanalysis.
Applications of 3D Atom Probe Tomography.
Mr Ross Marceau, Australian Key Centre for Microscopy and Microanalysis.
Atom Probe Specimen Preparation.
A/Prof. Jason Shear, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Texas, Austin
Fabrication of Microstructured Biological Materials

Dr Filip Braet, Molecular Cell Biology Unit, Department for Molecular Biomedical Research, Ghent University/VIB, Ghent, Belgium.
The hepatic endothelium: a gateway for traversing macromolecules and (cancer) cells.

Dr Rosemary White, Division of Plant Industry, CSIRO.
Role of cytoskeletal proteins in the selective transport of cellular components through plasmodesmata, and their impact on plant development.

WORKSHOP: New horizons in AFM (Atomic Force Microscopy) and STM (Scanning Tunneling Microscopy) applications
Bob Reutter, Molecular Imaging Corp., Arizona, USA.
AFM/STM basics: see what is there, not what you wish was there.
Dr Manijeh M. Reyhani, Nanochemistry Research Institute, Curtin University.
Calcite growth inhibition, in situ characterisation by AFM.

A/Prof. Marcel Sluiter, Laboratory for Advanced Materials at the Institute for Materials Research, Tohoku University, Japan.
Some Applications of First Principles Methods in Computational Materials Science.

Prof. Ian Baker, Dartmouth College, New Hampshire, USA.
About Intermetallic Compounds and Spinodals.

Mr Tomoyuki Honma, National Institute for Materials Science, Tsukuba, Japan.
Recent research results on characterisation of light alloys by atom probe and TEM.

Dr Raffael Ferragut, Politecnico di Milano, Italy.
Positron annihilation study of secondary aging in Al-Cu.

Dr Allan P. Katz, Materials and Manufacturing Directorate, U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory, Ohio, USA.
Structural Ceramics Research and Development at the Materials and Manufacturing Direc-torate of the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory.

Prof. Gert von Bally, Laboratory of Biophysics, University of Muenster, Germany.
Holographic endoscopy and microscopy: new tools for micro and nano scale analysis of living tissue and single cells.

Dr David Malin, David Malin Images and Adjunct Prof of Scientific Photography at RMIT, Melbourne.
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