In addition to the annual, one-month long HERCULES school (http://hercules-school.eu)
organised in Grenoble and partner sites in March 2019, THE HERCULES SCHOOL AND THE
SOLARIS NATIONAL SYNCHROTRON RADIATION CENTRE ARE PROUD TO ANNOUNCE
THE FIRST ‘HERCULES REGIONAL SCHOOL’  http://www.synchrotron.uj.edu.pl/hercules

This one-week school:
* will take place at the SOLARIS NATIONAL SYNCHROTRON RADIATION CENTRE IN KRAKÓW, POLAND
* FROM 4 TO 9 NOVEMBER 2018
* is TARGETED TOWARDS NEW USERS OF SYNCHROTRON RADIATION, coming from East and South-East
  Europe countries (including EU-associated countries) as well as Portugal.

The course will consist of LECTURES, PRACTICALS and TUTORIALS covering
topics in SYNCHROTRON RADIATION, including:

     * _Introduction to synchrotron radiation and interaction with matter_
    * _Spectroscopy and absorption_
    * _Powder Diffraction_
    * _Imaging techniques_
    * _Biology and soft condensed matter_
    * _ARPES and XPEEM_
    * _Introduction to neutron_
    * _Introduction to XFEL_
    * _..._

The school will include THREE HALF-DAYS OF TUTORIALS AND PRACTICALS on
SOLARIS beamlines and associated laboratories.

REGISTRATION:

* IS OPEN UNTIL 23 SEPTEMBER 2018
* Participants (up to 24) will be selected and the participation confirmed by 2 October 2018

MORE INFORMATION is available from the SCHOOL WEBSITE:

  http://www.synchrotron.uj.edu.pl/hercules

CONTACT:

  Send an email to the organisers at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.