The University of Arizona

USIF SEMINARS & OPEN HOUSE

Wednesday, March 19, 2008

Post Open House Update: Pics here

The University Spectroscopy and Imaging Facilities (USIF) at The University of Arizona is holding training sessions and seminars throughout the week of March 17th - 21st, 2008. The official USIF Open House will be held on March 19th at the Marley Building, 1145 E 4th Street, building lobby, Rm 101 and MRL430 (auditorium).

Speakers Agenda Registration Travel Info Contact Us
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Speakers

Leslie Tolbert, PhD, Vice President for Research, The University of Arizona
Supapan Seraphin, PhD, Materials Science & Engineering, Director USIF
Steve Joens, SEM Application and Product Manager, Hitachi High Technologies America, Inc.
Bryan Tracy, Spansion Inc., CA
John Konopka, Thermo Fischer Scientific
Jeanne Pemberton, PhD, Chemistry, The University of Arizona
Alan Brooker, PhD, Renishaw, plc.

Agenda

8:00 - 8:30 Registration
8:30 - 8:45

Opening Remarks and Welcome to The University of Arizona
Leslie Tolbert, PhD, Vice President for Research

8:45 - 9:00

"Introduction to the University Spectroscopy and Imaging Facilities"
Supapan Seraphin, PhD, Materials Science & Engineering, Director USIF

9:00 - 9:15

"Variable Pressure SEM and TM1000"
Steve Joens, Hitachi High Technologies America, Inc.

9:15 - 9:45

"Applications of SEM in the Semicondutor Industry"
Bryan Tracy, Spansion Inc., CA

9:45 - 10:00

"Pinciple Component Analysis as Applied to Energy Dispersive X-ray Spectroscopy"
John Konopka, Thermo Fischer Scientific

10:00 - 10:15 Refreshment Break
10:15 - 10:45

"Principle and Applications of Raman Spectroscopy"
Jeanne Pemberton, PhD, Regents Professor of Chemistry, The University of Arizona

10:45 - 11:15

"Optical Spectroscopy in the SEM"
Alan Brooker, PhD, Renishaw plc.

11:15 - 11:45

Demo: On-demand Remote Access Collaboration using TaiPAN
Gary Chandler and Dave Bentley, USIF

11:45 - 12:00

Coordinate Demo and Tour of USIF
USIF Staff

12:00 - 1:00 Lunch (Provided) Marley Lobby
1:00 - 2:00

Interactive Demo From Auditorium Using TaiPAN - S-4800 and EDS
USIF and Hitachi Staff

2:00 - 3:00

Interactive Demo From Auditorium Using TaiPAN - S-3400 and Raman/CL
USIF and Hitachi Staff

3:00 - 5:00

Meet & Greet the USIF Staff
Hands-on Training

Demo
(all day)

The Hitachi TM-1000 Tabletop microscope will be available in the Marley teaching labs for testing.

Registration

To register, please email Elisa Merendino at 301.354.2500 or email elisa.merendino@hitachi-hta.com.

SPACE IS LIMITED! REGISTER TODAY!

Travel Info

The official accommodations provider for this event is the FOUR POINTS BY SHERATON TUCSON UNIVERSITY PLAZA, 1900 E. SPEEDWAY BLVD, TUCSON, AZ, 85719. $125.00 per night. For reservations, please call 800-368-7764 or 520-327-7341. REFERENCE: ARIZONA RESEARCH LABORATORIES to receive the pricing (expires Friday, March 7th, 2008).

Guests can access the site to learn more about the event and to book, modify, or cancel a reservation from March 04, 2008 to March 21, 2008.

http://www.starwoodmeeting.com /Book/arlab

Please feel free to choose from several hotels and motels around The University of Arizona area.

Contact Us

Al Agellon: 520-626-1672, agellon@u.arizona.edu
David Bentley: 520-621-5097, dlb@u.arizona.edu
Gary Chandler: 520-621-6078, gwc@u.arizona.edu
Phil Anderson: 520-322-2308, pla@u.arizona.edu
Supapan Seraphin, Ph. D., Director, 520-621-6075, seraphin@email.arizona.edu

Sponsors

Hitachi-HTA
http://www.hitachi-hta.com/

Renishaw Plc
http://www.renishaw.com/

Thermo Scientific
http://www.thermo.com/

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