Inside NMI3

June 2013 - e-newsletter 4

Inside NMI3 e-newsletter

Dear colleagues,

In our fourth Inside NMI3 e-newsletter you can find relevant news about the project, highlights from our Access Programme and important dates!

  • NMI3-I Achievements: final brochure
  • First NMI3-II General Assembly in Berlin
  • NMI3's Joint Research Activities: interviews and articles
  • New material for lithium rechargeable batteries
  • Healthy diet? Using neutrons to quantify selenium in cereal crops
  • HZG Autumn School
  • ICNS2013 – detailed programme now available

We hope you enjoy your reading!
The NMI3 coordination team

News about NMI3

NMI3-I Achievements

We have prepared a final brochure for NMI3’s FP7 first phase of funding with highlights from our Joint Research Activities, Access Programme and Networking Activities. Enjoy your reading!

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First NMI3-II General Assembly in Berlin

The first NMI3-II General Assembly is already this week! The program is available on our calendar. Please don't forget to register!

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NMI3's Joint Research Activities

Interviews and articles where the coordinators of the six JRAs supported by NMI3-I look back on the experience and their JRAs’ achievements are now available on our website!

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News from our Access Programme

New material for lithium rechargeable batteries

Neutrons help to shed light on the electrochemical properties of H2Ti6O13. It revealed itself to be an interesting material for rechargeable lithium batteries.

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Healthy diet? Using neutrons to quantify selenium in cereal crops

A research project in Portugal aims to assess the levels of Selenium in the country’s cereals and soils. This is an essential micronutrient for human health.

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Important dates

Diffractometer at DESY

HZG Autumn School

The registration for the Autumn School “Application of Neutrons and Synchrotron Radiation in Engineering Materials Science” is now open. It will be held in Hamburg, Germany, from 7 to 11 October 2013. Registration deadline is July 1, 2013.

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ICNS2013 – detailed programme now available

Full details of the ICNS2013 programme are now available on the conference website. The registration deadline is 2 July. Visit us at the NMI3 stand and win special prizes!

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New events on our calendar

9 – 12 September 2013

Upcoming events

20 – 21 June 2013
NMI3-II General Assembly

20 June 2013
School Directors meeting

22 June – 2 July 2013
Giornate Didattiche school

1 – 2 July 2013
Emerging Themes in Analysis of GISAS Data

2 – 5 July 2013
NOP&D 2013

5 – 6 July 2013

5 – 6 July 2013
ESS Science Symposium on Neutron Scattering at Extreme Conditions

8 July 2013
3rd Science & Scientists

8 – 12 July 2013

9 July 2013
NMI3 Industry Workshop

Integrated Infrastructure Initiative for Neutron scattering and Muon spectroscopy

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