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Ettore Majorana Foundation and Centre for Scientific Culture
President: Professor Antonino Zichichi


Director: Sir Tom Blundell, FRS FMedSci

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Preliminary Programme


Pharmaceuticals under pressure
E. BOLDYREVA, Novosibirsk State University, Novosibirk, RU

Dynamic compression
G. COLLINS, University of Rochester, Rochester (NY), US

Theoretical topics in high-pressure
J. CONTRERAS-GARCIA, Centre national de la recherche scientifique (CNRS), Paris, FR

High pressure microbiology
I. DANIEL, Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1, Lion, FR

Instrument innovations, photon sources/Complementary spectroscopy
N. MARQUES DE SOUZA NETO, Brasilian Synchrotron Light Laboratory (LNLS), Campinas, São Paulo, BR

Topological Superconductivity materials
S. DEEMYAD, University of Utah, Salt Lake City (UT), US

Pressure and Equations of State
A. DEWAELE, French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission (CEA), Paris, FR

Phase transitions and stability, chemical stability/Crystallisation
K. DZIUBEK, European Laboratory for Non-Linear Spectroscopy (LENS), Florence, IT

High magnetic fields
A. GROCKOWIAK, Brazilian Center for Research in Energy and Materials (CNPEM), Campinas, San Paulo, BR

Instrument innovations, neutron sources
B. HABERL, Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), Oak Ridge (TN), US

X-ray Magnetic Circular Dichroism/Mossbauer Spectroscopy
D. HASKEL, Advanced Photon Source, ANL, Lemont (IL), US

Compressibility and anomalous transformations of crystals
A. KATRUSIAK, Adam Mickiewicz Univeristy, Poznan, PL

Planetary science and minerals
Y. LEE, Yonsei Univeristy, Seoul, KR

Introduction to High-Pressure crystallography/Communicating High-pressure crystallography
H. MAYNARD-CASELY, Australian Centre for Neutron Scattering (ANSTO), Sydney, AU

Instrument innovation, FELs
E. McBRIDE, Stanford Linear Accelerator (SLAC), Stanford (CA), US

Principles of HP single crystal
M. MEYER, Rigaku, Wroclaw, PL

Metal organic frameworks
S. MOGGACH, University of Western Australia, Perth, AU

Shearing, plastic deformations, strain-induced phase transitions, non-equilibrium processes
T. OHUCHI, Geodynamics Research Center, Ehime University, Ehime, JP

Synchrotron techniques and laser heating
V. PRAKAPENKA, University of Chicago and Argonne National Lab, US

Introduction to HP powder diffraction/Synchrotron techniques and laser heating
C. PRESCHER, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, DE

Multi-anvil techniques
A. SANO-FURUKAWA, J-PARC Center, Japan Atomic Energy Agency, Ibaraki, JP

Diffuse scattering in high-pressure research
M. TUCKER, Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), Oak Ridge (TN), US

Inelastic Scattering
M. WILKE, Universität Potsdam, Potsdam, DE

HP multigrain crystallography
L. ZHANG, Center for High Pressure Science and Technology Advanced Research (HPSTAR), Beijing, CN

E. ZUREK, University of Buffalo, Buffalo (NY), US

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