Monday, 23 September


09:00 – 12:00    Satellite meeting: ITN on X-rays for Solar Energy 

10:00 – 12:00    Balder meets users


11:00  User Meeting Registration opens


LUNCH 11:30 -13:00






Chair: Prof. E. Joseph Nordgren, Uppsala University


13:00 13:10 Welcome & meeting overview
13:10 13:25 News from management
13:25 14:05 Hermann Dürr, Uppsala.
Controlling quantum materials in space and time
14:05 14:45 User Associations

FIKA 14:45 -15:15 Coffee break






Chair: Conny Såthe, MAX IV


15:15 15:30 MAX IV User office
15:30 16:45 News and highlights from MAX IV Groups
– Future of data management at MAX IV
– MAX IV Industry Office
– keV beamlines: Balder, BioMAX & MicroMAX, CoSAXS, ForMAX, DanMAX, FemtoMAX, NanoMAX
 – eV beamlines: Bloch, FinEstBeaAMS, FlexPES, HIPPIE, MAXPEEM, SoftiMAX, SPECIES, Veritas
16:45 17:15 Students poster clips
Evanthia Chatzigeorgiou,  Resonant Inelastic X-ray Scattering on MgO single crystal
Giulio D’acunto,  Atomic layer deposition of HfO2 on InAs:  New insight by time-resolved AP-XPS in situ studies
Greger Hammarin,  Coherent diffractive imaging of microtubules using an X-ray laser
Pierre Munier,  Time-resolved SAXS study of the assembly  of cellulose nanocrystals and clay nanoplatelets in levitating droplets
Virginia Boix De La Cruz,  Towards two-dimensional Van Der Waals stacked heterostructures via a “New Secret Technique”
Xiaocui Wang,  Influence of thermal equilibrium dynamics during non-thermal melting in InSb

POSTERS 17:30 – 19:30 Poster session with mingle & refreshments
The poster screens are 90 cm wide per section


Note that dinner is not included on Monday, but there is the possibility to eat at the venue.


Tuesday, 24 September 


The parallel sessions program will be updated on the corresponding session website

Coherent scattering opportunities for fluctuations and dynamics studies in condensed matter

Metal processing: machining, joining, printing and related processes studied with synchrotron light

Archaeology, Geology, and Cultural Heritage: options and future collaborations at MAX IV

Structural biology – First BioMAX operation results

Correlated electron materials and magnetism

Low density matter meeting


BANQUET User Meeting Banquet at 19:00 (registration needed)


Wednesday, 25 September









Chair: Daniel Söderberg, KTH


08:40 09:20 Nønne Prisle, University of Oulu, Finland.
Aqueous organic surfaces: from synchrotron experiments to climate models
09:20 09:40 MAX IV PhD Thesis Award 2019. Xiaocui Wang, Time‐Resolved Diffraction Studies of Structural Dynamics in Solids
09:40 10:00 MAX IV Student Poster Award 2019. Susanne Hammarberg, Strain mapping of nanowire device using scanning XRD

FIKA 10:00 -10:30 Coffee break






Chair: Ian McNulty , MAX IV


User Highlights from BLOCH & MAXPEEM, NanoMAX, BioMAX, HIPPIE
10:30 10:50 Hrag Karakashian
Epitaxial Growth of High Quality Armchair Graphene Nanoribbons
10:50 11:10 Cheng Ji
Cheng Ji, First experiment on X-ray diffraction measurements of solid hydrogen under ultra-high pressure at NanoMAX
11:10 11:30 Francesco Bisiak
Uncovering the evolutionary links between Toxin-Antitoxin modules and CRISPR-Cas
11:30 11:50 Fredrik Lindgren
Operando APPES Measurements on Lithium Ion Battery Model Systems
11:50 12:00 Sessions feedback and closure of the User Meeting

LUNCH 12:00 -13:30