Current Meeting

NOTE: The July 2020 online meeting is FREE - Resigtration is still required however, see link below for to register

Registration can be made online - Click here

Payment should be in GBP Sterling in advance. There is a deadline of 31th May 2020 for receipt of the reduced meeting fee of £80. From 1st – 30th June 2020 the fee will be increased to £90, with the fee for delegates paying on 1st July 2020 or later increasing to £100.

The meeting fee for students who are not presenting and unemployed/retired members is £40. Delegates who are not existing members of UKSAF will be charged an additional one-off joining fee of £10, which can be selected from the appropriate option during on-line registration. VAT receipts cannot be provided as there is NO VAT content in the costs of the meeting.

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A pre-meeting social event for early arrivals will be annouced when registration opens

Meeting Schedule

Time Speaker / Event
9.30 – 10.00 Registration (Login)
10.00 – 10.10 Welcome – David Scurr, UKSAF Chair
10.10 – 10.45 Critical review of high-resolution MS instruments for biological SIMS imaging – Ian Gilmore (NPL, UK)
10.45 – 11.00 Quantification of virus like particle interactions with polymers using micro arrays – a high-throughput strategy to identify materials which will bind viral pathogens – Andrew Blok (University of Nottingham, UK)
11.00 – 11.15 BREAK
11.15 – 11.30 SIMS depth profiling of ultra-thin dopant delta-layers in silicon – Procopius Constantiou (UCL, UK)
11.30 – 11.45 XPS group analysis of ternary alloy systems – Jonathan Counsell (Kratos Analytical, UK)
11.45 – 12.00 Annual General Meeting
12.00 – 13.00 LUNCH BREAK
13.00 – 13.45 Influence of Polymorphism on the Electronic Structure of Ga2O3Anna Regoutz (UCL, UK)
13.45 – 14.00 ToF-SIMS imaging in the design and evaluation of novel therapies for skin cancer – Akmal Bin Sabri (University of Nottingham, UK)
14.00 – 14.15 From Grafting Density to Medical Diagnostics – XPS Applications in Synthetic Chemistry – Alex Baker (University of Warwick, UK)
14.15 – 14.45 BREAK
14.45 – 15.00 Ballistic sequencing – analysis of intact proteins in the 3D OrbiSIMS – Anna Kotowska (University of Nottingham, UK)
15.00 – 15.15 Thermal and moisture-induced degradation of mixed cation perovskites investigated with in-situ photoelectron spectroscopy – Suresh Maniyarasu (University of Manchester, UK)
15.15 – 15.30 Electronic structure and band gaps of industrially relevant materials investigated by photoelectron spectroscopy and REELS – Paul Mack (Thermo Fisher Scientific)
15.30 – 15.45 Cryo-OrbiSIMS for 3D molecular imaging of a bacterial biofilm in its native state – Junting Zhao  (NPL, UK)
15.45 – 16.00 Close of Day