Posters & Presentations of the 2016 ISSE workshop now online

Participants of the ISSE workshop 2016

Participants of the ISSE workshop 2016

The posters and the presentations of the 9th edition of the ISSE workshop are now available to all ISSE members.

Organised by the NCNR and hosted by the University of Maryland, this workshop gathered 75 colleagues from neutron & x-ray scattering facilities worldwide as well as representatives from a few companies participating in the development of sample environment equipment. It took place at Liberty Mountain Resort, Gettysburg, PA, (USA) on the 19 – 22nd of September.


MAX IV joins the ISSE

max_ivThe Swedish national synchrotron facility MAX IV has joined the ISSE.  Their sample environments strengths are:

  • Soft and hard X-ray instrumentation
  • In-situ experiments with cryostats and furnaces
  • In-situ manipulation of small samples
  • Gas systems for catalytic research
  • UHV sample environments

We welcome them and look forward to a very fruitful collaboration…


Logo contest still open…

logo-isse-4We are glad to tell you that a member has submitted another logo. Many thanks to him!

The ISSE logo contest is still opened and awaiting for more suggestions. Click on “Logo Contest” and follow the guidelines.

The ISSE community looks forward to vote for your best logo!


Announcement of Plenary Meeting 2016

The ISSE board invites members to the biennial plenary meeting that will take place on Wednesday the 21st of September at 16:00 in Gettysburg (USA) during the 9th International Workshop on Sample Environment at Scattering Facilities.

During this plenary meeting, the officers of the ending election period will report about the Society’s work of the past 2 years. The Chair and the Secretary of the Society will be elected with simple majority of the attending Personal Members. The newly appointed Communication Officer and Workshop Coordinator will also be presented by the board.