Open Meeting to Discuss Proposal for a
High-Resolution Powder Diffraction
Beamline on DIAMOND

Organisers: J. K. Cockcroft ( and C. C. Tang (

This meeting, which is open to all interested parties, is to discuss the submission of an initial proposal for a high-resolution powder diffraction beamline on DIAMOND. If you are interested in attending please contact the the organisers by email.

Date: Wednesday, 3rd October 2001 from 13:00 to 17:30

Place: Room 3004, Birkbeck College, Malet St., London.

The provisional program is as follows:


Introduction Jeremy K Cockcroft (BBK)
Source and Machine Optics Mike Poole (DL)
Instrumentation Andrew N. Fitch (ESRF)
Rapid Detectors Chiu C. Tang (DL)
Science (order of speakers not yet fixed)  
  Inorganics t.b.a.
  Thermodiffractometry John Evans (Durham)
  Pharmaceuticals William I.F. David (RAL)
  Material Science Bob Freer (UMIST)
  X-ray & Neutrons Paolo G. Radaelli (RAL)
  Resonances Paul Attfield (Camb)
  Macromolecules Jeremy K. Cockcroft (BBK)
Open Discussion All
  Sample environment  
Summary JKC/CCT

Last updated 26th September 2001: Please note that this web page will be updated with more details as they become available.