Preliminary Programme

Wednesday, September 27. Morning

08:30-09:00 Registration
09:00-09:15 Welcome (Rector P. Scalicky)
09:15-09:55 Tutorial
H. Kohl: Introduction to Electron Energy Loss Spectrometry
09:55-10:30 Tutorial
J. Mayer: Application of EELS and EFTEM in Materials Science
10:35-11:00 Coffee break
11:00-11:15 Energy loss spectroscopic profiling (ELSP) across linear interfaces
11:15-11:30 ELNES as a probe of local atomic environment across interfaces
11:30-12:10 Tutorial
A. Bleloch: EELS at ultimate spatial resolution

Wednesday, September 27. Afternoon

13:30-15:00 Presentation of companies
- FEI/ D. Tang: Improving EELS energy resolution
- GATAN/ B. Kraus: EFTEM tomography with digital micrograph
- JEOL/ T. Oikawa: The Cs-corrected TEM/STEM with Omega-type energy filter
- LEICA/ A. Nowak: Ultramicrotomy - an efficient sample preparation technique for TEM examinations
- SIS/ J. Krieger: Advantages and drawbacks of EFTEM tomography
- ZEISS/ A. Orchowski, P. Schlossmacher: Update on Zeiss Instrumentation for EFTEM and EELS Applications
15:00-17:00 Poster presentation and Coffee break
17:00-17:40 Tutorial
G. Kothleitner: About the Concept, the Operation and Uses for TEM Gun Monochromators
C. Hébert: Electron Energy Loss near Edge Structures
19:30 Dinner
Restaurant Beograd, Schikanedergasse, 1040 Wien, 10 minutes walking distance from the Technical University)

Thursday, September 28. Morning

09:00-09:40 Tutorial
P. Schattschneider: Coherence in inelastic electron scattering
09:40-09:55 S. Rubino: Magnetic circular dichroism in the TEM
09:55-10:10 Electron energy loss spectroscopy study of AMnO3 (A=Ba,Sr,Ca)
10:10-10:25 U. Golla-Schindler: ELNES applied to mineralogical issues
10:25-10:40 T. Riedl: Mn valency of thin La0.7Sr0.3MnO3 films on SrTiO3 substrate
10:40-11:10 Coffee break
11:10-11:50 Tutorial
O. Stephan: Applications of low energy losses
11:50-12:05 M. Stöger-Pollach: Retardation effects in valence EELS spectra
12:05-12:20 W. van den Broek: Tomographic reconstruction of the EELS data cube: first experiments

Thursday, September 28. Afternoon

14:00-16:00 Lab Courses *
16:00-16:30 Coffee break
16:30-18:30 Lab Courses *

Friday, September 29. Morning

09:00-11:00 Lab Courses *
11:00-11:30 Coffee break
11:30-13:30 Lab Courses *

Friday, September 29. Afternoon

14:30-16:30 Lab Courses *

* Lab courses:
- Handling of Digital Micrograph
- EELS in low loss
- ELNES simulations

This conference is organized by the USTEM group of the Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien).