THE 18th NORWEGIAN X-RAY CONFERENCE
1 – 3 SEPTEMBER 2014
Monday 1 September
1100 REGISTRATION in the entrance Hall at Fevik Strand Hotel
Distribution of program and a small memory object for the participants
1100 Exhibition Opens
1300 Opening: Torkild Eivindson, Leader of NKSR Committee
Session: XRF - Filter samples and Air Monitor Chair: Hege Indresand
1315 Professor Jay R. Turner, (Invited speaker), Washington University in St. Louis, USA
“XRF-Based High Time Resolution Measurement of Airborne Particulate Matter Metals”
1400 Dr. Nicole P. Hyslop, (Invited speaker), Improve Research, USA
“XRF Reanalysis of a 15-year archive of IMPROVE samples”
1445 PhD Hege Indresand, Teknova, Kristiansand, Norway
“Solving an XRF data mystery in PM analysis”
1515 Coffee and Exhibition
1600 Hege Zahl, Elkem Technology AS, Norway
“Chemical shifts and other properties of SiKα and SiKβ lines measured by WDXRF spectrometry”
1635 Bertil Magnusson, SP Technical Research Institute of Sweden
“Eurachem - support for analytical chemists during the 25 years
1730 DEPARTURE SOCIAL TRIP: Boating trip from seaside of hotel (remember warm clothes).
Tuesday 2 September
Session: XRD - General Chair: Lorentz Petter Lossius
0830 David E. Simon, (Invited speaker), DES Consulting, Bartlesville, OK,
“Phase filter analysis of materials – the new x-ray diffraction technology”
0915 PhD Julian Tolchard, NTNU/SINTEF, Trondheim, Norway
“RECX: An update on the National Centre for X-ray Scattering”
0935 PhD Julian Tolchard, NTNU/SINTEF, Trondheim, Norway
“Beyond Routine: XRD in the NTNU Labs”
0945 Stein Rørvik, SINTEF, Trondheim, Norway
“Petroleum Coke Structure issues Studied by X-ray Diffraction”
1010 Coffee and Exhibition
1040 Lorentz Petter Lossius, K. Bolstad, K. Gulbrandsen, Hydro Aluminium ASA, Årdal Norway
“Preparing a Multi-Phase Calibration Combining XRD Rietveld and Combustion Analysis”
1100 Arne Eriksson, Bruker AXS Nordic, Sweden
“The use of Rietveld method in industrial XRD applications"
1120 Thor Lichtentahler, Matriks/Rigaku
“Low background, low angle measurements with built in XRF suppression on the MiniFlex 600”
Session: XRD Sample Preparation and XRF Chair: Elke Thisted
1300 Jacob Noreland, PANalytical B.V., Vällingby, Sweden
"New features in analysis software for powder diffraction"
1330 Damien Blondel,Olympus,
“Portable XRD for infield measurements”
1430 Coffee and Exhibition
1530 Kurt Juchli, Thermo Scientific
“Analysis of layers and coatings by X-ray fluorescence”
1600 Susanne Kaun, Hanne Moltubakk Kempton, Norsk institutt for kulturminneforskning (NIKU)
"Identifying pigments in multiple paint layers using portable XRF"
1630 Rainer Schramm, FLUXANA
"New electrical fusion system"
1930 CONFERENCE DINNER Chair: Lorentz Petter Lossius
Wednesday 3 September
Session: XRF II Chair: Irene Solås
0830 Frank Portala, K. Behrens, S. Durali-Mueller, Bruker AXS, Karlsruhe Germany
"Effective Grade Control in Mining by EDXRF-Benefits and Limitations of New Analytical Technologies”
0900 Thierry Théato, Spectro Analytical Instruments GmbH
"Industrial ED XRF Applications"
0930 Armand Jonkers, PANalytical
"Advances in table top EDXRF"
1000 Coffee, Exhibition and checkout of hotel
1100 Sébastien Rivard, Mathieu Bouchard and Alex Milliard, Corporation Scientifique Claisse®
“Calibration strategies for XRF applications using sample preparation by borate fusion – Practical example for chlorine analysis in the cement industry”
1130 Damien Blondel,Olympus
“Hot surface measurement with XRF”
1200 Pol de Pape, Rigaku
“Alternative Applications with WD-XRF”
1230 CONFERENCE CLOSING
Minoru INOUE(1), Yasujiro YAMADA(1), Mao KITAMURA(3), Norifumi GOTOH(3), Pol De PAPE(2), and Michael MANTLER(1)
"Quantitative Analysis of CO2 and Loss on Ignition in Quicklime by XRF"
Loïc Perring, Nestlé Research Center
"Multimineral determination in petfood matrices using Wavelength Dispersive X-ray Fluorescence"
Céline Fragnière Rime, Nestlé Research Center
"Mineral determination in milk based products by EDXRF – Opportunities of scope extension with EDXRF of new generation"
Sylvain Carbonneaux,Y.Toé, C.-P. Lienemann, IFPEN
"Reduction of oil products volume for Ni, V and S analysis by X-ray Fluorescence"
Bertil Magnusson, SP Technical Research Institute of Sweden
"Eurachem – a focus for analytical chemistry in europe"