WSWED1: Characterization and Speciation of Marine Materials using Synchrotron Probes

Wednesday, 19 May 2021 - 13:00
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19 May 2021
13:00 Introduction and Welcome   ()
13:20 Collecting, handling, and preserving marine samples for speciation of soft, tender, and hard X-ray elements - Brandy Toner (University of Minnesota)   ()
13:50 Probing Halogens in Marine Particles Using Synchrotron-Based Methods - Alessandra Leri (Professor of Chemistry, Marymount Manhattan College)   ()
14:10 Break and discussion   ()
14:30 Deciphering the organic-mineral relationship of marine particles using Scanning Transmission X-ray Microscopy - Colleen Hoffman (Postdoctoral Scholar, Cooperative Institute for Climate, Ocean, and Ecosystem Studies (CICOES), School of Oceanography, University of Washington)   ()
14:50 Soft X-ray Nanoprobe Beamline at NSLS-II – a new soft x-ray beamline for STXM and ptychography techniques - Wen Hu (NSLS-II)   ()
15:10 Break and discussion   ()
15:30 Speciation and oxidation states of marine particulate Fe and Mn: sampling and analysis - Phoebe J. Lam (Associate Professor, Department of Ocean Sciences, University of California, Santa Cruz)   ()
15:50 Probing the element content of marine plankton with synchrotron XRF - Benjamin S. Twining (Senior Research Scientist, Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Science)   ()
16:10 The Records of Dust Iron Provenance in Marine Cores and Its Potential to Affect Ocean Productivity - Ben Bostick   ()
16:30 Panel discussion   ()
17:00 Closing and benediction   ()