Surface Analysis and Characterization -
an Instrument Workshop

30 November 2017
“Very good. Very nice summary of the principles of each technique and very important examples of case studies”. [Quotes from participants 2016]
A one-day workshop on surface analysis and characterization instruments. During the day you will have the opportunity to get acquainted with a range of different techniques. During stops in the laboratories of RISE you will get concise information from our specialists and see the instruments. At the end of the day you will have acquired a better understanding of how results from these techniques can be used by your company/organization in research, product and process development and troubleshooting.  33% of the participants 2016 rated this workshop as excellent; 67% as good.


Who is this workshop intended for?

This workshop is intended for engineers, laboratory personnel and scientists working with research, development or quality control of products for which surface or interfacial properties have a major impact on product performance.

Program
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What will this workshop give me?
This workshop will provide an overview of the principle of operation, possibilities and limitations of a wide variety of analytical instruments intended for the characterization of surface and interfacial properties. There will be opportunities for separate face to face discussions with instrument specialists during lunch and afternoon coffee break. These can be agreed on with specialists at the end of each session.

Fee
SEK 5400 excl. VAT. The fee includes coffees, lunch and documentation. 30% discount for PhD students.

Documentation
Hand-out material with basics and application examples of the different techniques. 

Language
English. Depending on the number of people who sign up and their preferred language it may be possible to have a group which gets to hear most of the stations in Swedish. If this is important for you, indicate this under "Other" when registering. 

Time
30 November 2017. Start/finish time will be published in September when the registration is opened.


Venue
RISE (former SP), Drottning Kristinas väg 45, Stockholm, Sweden.

500 m from the subway station Tekniska Högskolan. Map

Accommodation
We kindly ask participants to book their own hotel. See info.

Final date for registration
will be published in September when the registration is opened.

Registration
To sign up to receive an e-mail alert when the registration is opened in September go here.


Questions about the scientific content or the opportunity to arrange in-house courses at your company
Contact Isabel Mira, RISE
E-mail: isabel.mira@ri.se
Mobile phone: +46 (0)768 64 00 64


Practical questions about the workshop/registration

Contact Annika Bergström, RISE
E-mail: annika.bergstrom@ri.se
Mobile phone: +46 (0)768 64 00 70


This course is organized by RISE Research Institutes of Sweden (previously SP) within the framework of PERFORM - a competence platform in formulation science.