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Beamline for Tomography at SESAME (EU H2020) User Community Building Event

Event Details:

  • Date:       Monday 11 November 2019
  • Time:      Starts: 09:30
  • Venue:    The Cyprus InstituteGuy Ourisson Building, Seminar Room, 1st Floor, Athalassa Campus
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Come discover how synchrotron radiation microCT can advance your research on any material samples

Open to all researchers and industry representatives

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9:30 – 9:35

Welcome and introduction

K.O. Lorentz,

Vice-Chair of BEATS Steering Committee

9:35 – 9:40

Opening words

E. Alp, Chair of SESAME Scientific Advisory Committee

9:40 - 10:00

SESAME status, BEATS tomography beamline, and its technical specifications

G. Paolucci, SESAME Scientific Director

10:00 -10:10

From the laboratory to the synchrotron: BEATS tomography beamline at SESAME, and BioMERA microCT facility in Cyprus

K.O. Lorentz, CyI

10:10 -10:20

Synchrotron CT and laboratory based microCT with applications in heritage materials and archaeology K. Jakata, University of the Witwatersrand
10:40 - 11:00

Multimodal data acquisition: Other synchrotron radiation techniques and their interfaces with SR tomography

G. Kamel, SESAME Synchrotron IR Beamline Scientist

11:00 – 11:30

Coffee break

11:30 – 11:50

Highlights of micro-tomography applications for Jordan’s SESAME users

B. Gharaibeh, University of Jordan

11:50 - 12:10

Dental histology and SR tomography: Possibilities in the context of BEATS

S. Lemmers, K.O. Lorentz, The Cyprus Institute


Potential for SR tomography applications for the bioarchaeology of Anatolia: Skeletal pathologies, dental histology, and ancient skin remains

A. Buyukkarakaya, S. Lemmers, S. Kayalp & K.O. Lorentz, Hacettepe University and The Cyprus Institute


Discussion and closing remarks


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BEATS project has received funding from the EU’s H2020 framework programme for research and innovation under grant agreement n°822535.

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Additional Info

  • Date: Monday 11 November 2019
  • Time: Starts: 09:30
  • Speaker Position: Open to all researchers and industry representatives