SPring-8, the large synchrotron radiation facility

Skip to content
Personal tools

3rd SPring-8 DIAMOND Joint Workshop Industrial Applications of Synchrotron Radiation

Period from May 21 to 23 , 2012
Venue (21st) XFEL Conferece Room, XFEL Experimental Facility at SPring-8 Campus (22nd & 23rd) Nichii Gakkan Port Island Center, Kobe
Access SPring-8 (21st)
1-1-1, Kouto, Sayo-cho, Sayo-gun, Hyogo 679-5198 Japan.
<SPring-8 Campus Map(PDF)>
Nichii Gakkan Kobe Port Island Center (22nd&23rd)
7-1-5 Minatojima-minamimachi, Chuo-ku, Kobe. 650-0047, Japan.
http://www.nichiigakkan.co.jp/kobe_pi/index.html (Japanese only)
Host/Organizer RIKEN
Japan Synchrotron Radiation Research Ins
Co-host Diamond Light Source
Format Conference Lecture
Fields Beamlines・Instrumentation (including Accelerators and Light Sources), Industrial Applications
21st  I   22nd  I  23rd I  PDF
21st May (Mon)
XFEL Conferece Room, XFEL Experimental Facility at SPring-8 Campus
OPENING CEREMONY (9:30-9:55)    Chair: Hideo Ohno (JASRI/SPring-8)
  9:30        Opening address   Tetsuhisa Shirakawa, JASRI/SPring-8
  9:35       Welcome address   Tetsuya Ishikawa, RIKEN/SPring-8
  9:40       Welcome address   Gerd Materlik, Diamond Light Source
  9:45       Welcome address   Katsuhiko Hara, MEXT
  9:50       Welcome address   Kevin Knappett, British Embassy
OVERVIEW (9:55-11:25)   Chair: Gerd Materlik (Diamond)
  9:55       SPring-8/SACLA Today   Tetsuya Ishikawa, RIKEN/SPring-8
  10:15       Diamond Light Source Overview   Trevor Rayment, Diamond Light Source
  10:35       UK Capital Investment Roadmap   Neil Pratt, Science & Technology Facilities Council
  10:45       NSLS Overview   Jun Wang, NSLS
  11:05       Canadian Light Source Overview   Jeffrey Cutler, Canadian Light Source
Tour - SACLA (11:25-12:10)    
LUNCH (12:10-13:20)    
INDUSTRIAL APPLICATIONS at SPring-8 (13:20-15:00)   Chair:Tetsuya Ishikawa (RIKEN/SPring-8)
  13:20       Keynote Lecture I: Industrial Applications at SPring-8/SACLA Today   Akira Yamakawa, JASRI/SPring-8
  13:40       Keynote Lecture II: Shaping the Future of the SR Applications by the Industry-Academia Alliance   Masaki Takata, RIKEN/JASRI/SPring-8
  14:00       Keynote Lecture III: RISING Beam line lights up reactions inside batteries   Zempachi Ogumi, Kyoto University
  14:30       Keynote Lecture IV:Time- and Space-Resolved XAFS Techniques for in situ Characterization of Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cells   Yasuhiro Iwasawa, The University of Electro-Communications
TEA (15:00-15:20)    
TOUR - SPring-8 (15:20-16:20)    
          BL03XU: Advanced Softmaterial (Advanced Softmaterial Beamline Consortium)
          BL28XU: RISING Beamline (Kyoto University) and others
< move to KOBE >
RECEPTION (19:30-21:30)  
Nichii Gakkan Port Island Center, Kobe

22nd May (Tue)
Nichii Gakkan Port Island Center, Kobe
MANAGEMENT APPROACHES FOR INDUSTRY BEAMLINES at SPring-8 (9:00-10:30)   Chair: Ichiro Hirosawa, JASRI/SPring-8
  9:00       Hyogo Prefecture Beamlines   Jyunji Matsui, Hyogo Science and Technology Association
  9:20       Management of SUNBEAM consortium and the Recent Activity on the Research   Naoki Awaji, Fujitsu Laboratories, Ltd.
  9:40       Advanced Soft-material Beamline Consortium at SPring-8 (FSBL)   Atsushi Takahara, Kyushu University
  10:00       Design and Features of the TOYOTA Beamline (BL33XU) at the SPring-8   Kazuhiko Dohmae,Toyota Central R&D Labs., Inc.
  10:20       Discussion    
TEA (10:30-10:50)    
ENERGY I: FUEL CELLS AND CATALYSIS (10:50-12:20)   Chair: Trevor Rayment (Diamond)
  10:50       Structure and electrocatalytic properties of non-platinum-group-metal catalysts used for polymer-electrolyte fuel cells     Hideto Imai, NISSAN ARC, LTD.
  11:20       The use of Synchrotron Radiation in Vehicle Emissions Control Catalyst Characterisation     Timothy Hyde, Johnson Matthey plc
  11:50       XAFS Analysis of Functional Ceramic Materials for SOFC     Tatsuyoshi Kono and Kouji Inukai, Noritake Co., Ltd.
LUNCH (12:20-13:30)    
  13:30       Operando XAFS Analysis of Fuel Cell Electrocatalysts at the TOYOTA Beamline     Yusaku F. Nishimura, Toyota Central R&D Labs., Inc.
  14:00       Fischer-Tropsch Performance Correlated to Catalyst Structure: Trends in Activity and Stability for a Silica-Supported Co Catalyst     Laura Richard, Oxford Catalysts
  14:30       Discussion    
COFFEE (14:45-15:05)    
ENERGY II: SAVING (15:05-16:50)   Chair: Norimichi Sano, JASRI/SPring-8
  15:05       Understanding the Mechanism of Antiwear Performance using Synchrotron Radiation-based Techniques     Jeffrey Cutler, Canadian Light Source
  15:35       SXAS-USAXS Study of Modified Solution SBR for Fuel Efficient Tires     Tetsuo Tominaga, JSR Corporation
  16:05       XANES Study on Corrosion of Copper in Insulating Oil     Yasushi Uehara, Mitsubishi Electric Co.
  16:35       Discussion      
< Move to K computer >
SUPERCOMPUTER (17:05-17:50)  
K computer
  17:05       Tour - K computer      
CLOSE (17:50)  
DINNER (18:00-20:00)  
FOCUS Restaurant

23rd May (Wed)
Nichii Gakkan Port Island Center, Kobe
ENERGY III: CHEMICAL REACTION (9:00-10:15)   Chair: Elizabeth Shotton (Diamond)
  9:00       Developing Corrosion Prediction Models from In Situ Synchrotron X-ray Measurements     Alison Davenport, University of Birmingham
  9:30       SR Research Topics on Corrosion and Its Related Reaction of Metals     Takenori Nakayama, Kobe Steel, Ltd.
  10:00       Discussion      
COFFEE (10:15-10:35)    
ENERGY IV: NEW ENERGY (10:35-12:20)   Chair: Claire Pizzey (Diamond)
  10:35       Applied Catalysis Research at Diamond     Anna Kroner, Diamond Light Source
  11:05       Utilising Synchrotron Radiation in the Study of Fuel Systems     Peter Hutchins, Infineum
  11:35       Energy Research Using High Resolution Powder Diffraction at Diamond     Chiu Tang, Diamond Light Source
  12:05       Discussion      
LUNCH (12:20-13:30)    
  13:30       SPring-8 Improvers the Lives of the World’s Consumers     Norimichi Sano, JASRI/SPring-8
  14:00       Research of the functional chewing gum "POs-Ca" for oral health care by SPring-8     Tomoko Tanaka, Institute of Health Sciences, Ezaki Glico Co., Ltd.
  14:30       X-ray imaging of polymer foam used for sports shoes     Junichiro Tateishi, ASICS Corporation
  15:00       Industrial requirements for large scale facilities in the aerospace and nuclear sectors     David Koyama, Rolls-Royce
  15:30       Discussion      
TEA (15:45-16:05)    
FEEDBACK FROM SESSIONS AND DISCUSSION (16:05-17:10)   Chair: Gerd Materlik (Diamond)
  16:15       ENERGY II: SAVING      
  16:35       ENERGY IV: NEW ENERGY      
  16:55       Discussion      
CONCLUDING REMARKS (17:10)    Akira Yamakawa (JASRI/SPring-8) and Gerd Materlik (Diamond)
Contact Address Secretariat for 3rd SPring-8 - DIAMOND Joint Workshop Japan Synchrotron Radiation Research Institute (JASRI)
Last modified 2012-11-15 11:53