Bruker Users Meeting 2nd Flyer

Joe Reibenspies j-reibenspies at tamu.edu
Thu Jan 27 13:11:49 EST 2000


2nd Flyer

Bruker Area Detector User's Meeting.   Year 2000!

Reciprocal Space Camp

The Smart Area Detector User's Group meeting (SADUG) 
will be held at the 

Department of Chemistry
Texas A & M University
March 16-17 (Thursday and Friday)   2000.
Event Organizer:  Joseph Reibenspies  
Ph. (409)845-9125     e-mail :  j-reibenspies at tamu.edu
Web :  www.chem.tamu.edu/services/crystal

The meeting will follow the Contemporary Inorganic Conference -II 
(Texas A & M, March 13-15,  www.chem.tamu.edu/cic/), 
so come to one and stay for the other! 

This year we plan to hold a "hands on" workshop.   There will be two 
SMART 1000's available in our 2000 square foot laboratory, so bring 
your problem crystals.   There will be experts on our 10 PC/NT/SGI
platforms to reduce, solve, crunch, refine, curse-at and maybe even 
finish your problem structures/life/whatever.  The workshop will be 
an informal multi-session gathering with all events running simultaneously.  
There is plenty of room for posters and rooms available for impromptu 
seminars/discussions so bring your ideas.  Bring your crystals/data/computers 
and find someone to help or teach.  As always there will be good talk to 
lubricate the mind and coffee to lubricate the rest of you.  The workshop is 
free and open to all.   

REGISTRATION FOR THE USER'S MEETING IS FREE!  Please send a note to 
j-reibenspies at tamu.edu if you wish to attend.

March 16
9:00		welcome
9:10		keynote speaker	- 	Abraham Clearfield
10:00		Coffee Break
10:30		What's New 	-  	Sue Byram
11:30		Lunch  (served)
12:30         Workshop Begins
		Technical	-   	Capillary Optics
		George Sheldrick    -   Tricky Structures
		Chuck Campana       -	Data Collection techniques
		Victor Young	    -   Twins
		Peter Mueller	    -   Crystal handling/Data Reduction
		& More

March 17
9:00am-5:00pm		More hands on workshop
		Technical	-	What goes wrong/How to fix it.
		GADDS 		- 	Powder diffraction on the SMART 1000
		P4		- 	What to do with the old P4
		& Lunch and More


How to get to here

Fly to College Station
>From the airport take University Drive east past the university to the
Hilton (on your left)

Fly to Houston international airport
Rent a car.

Drive to Beltway 8, take Beltway 8 to US-290
Take US-290 to Hempstead TX where you will meet
Texas highway 6.  Take Texas Highway 6 north toward Bryan
till you come to College Station.  Stay on the bypass and
exit at University Drive.  Go west about 2 miles, the Hilton
is on your right.

It will be spring and the wild flowers will be in bloom should
be an enjoyable drive.

Places to stay

Hilton (800-445-8667)  cost   $70/night  (good restaurant)
other places are
Quality Inn  (409-695-9500)  $76/night
LaQuinta Inn (409-696-7777)  $69/night
Holiday Inn (409-693-7500)
Vineyard Suites  (409-693-1200)   $55/night (each room has a kitchen)






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