Workshop: Methods of Porosimetry and Applications

HZDR Dresden-Rossendorf 21.-23. October 2015

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Aim of the
The workshop will treat aspects of the different methods of porosimetry, such as N2 Sorption, Hg intrusion, SAXS, SANS, NMR, TEM and Positron Annihilation. A number of tutorial talks will introduce the different techniques of porosimetry and will emphasize the strengths but also the limitations of the individual experimental methods
The Meeting will be organized at the 21.-23. October 2015 at the Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf. Download map of HZDR and How to travel to HZDR.
The conference language is English.
Begin The program starts at 13:00 in the main lecture hall in building 106. Before that, you can have lunch in the canteen of HZDR (building 114). During arrival, please check in at the main gate (building 110). There you will receive your HZDR identification badge and your guesthouse key (in case you register for accommodation in the guesthouse - see below)
The registration desk will be available in front of the lecture hall at Wednesday from 12:00 to 15:00 and also to begin of the program on Thursday and on Friday morning. Please pay the workshop fee of 120 € there in cash (No cards please! There is an ATM at the main gate.). In case you arrive at a different time, please contact one of the local organizers.
End The program of the workshop ends on Friday at about 13:00. The canteen is still open until 13:30. The rooms in the guest house must be left already on Friday morning until 10:00.
as early as possible: book your room in the guesthouse - see below (email E. Hobitz) or contact A. Varga for assistance to find a hotel
1. October: Registration - send an Email to R. Krause-Rehberg
1. October: you plan to present a talk or a poster? Please announce this by an email to R.Krause-Rehberg
10. October: in case you have a poster or an oral talk, please send an abstract as WORD- or PDF-file to R. Krause-Rehberg. We will print it for the participants.
Accommodation The new guest house of the HZDR offers 26 single and 4 double rooms. The costs per night in a single room are 28 € (with small kitchen in the room) or 25 € (without kitchen). Please book your room by yourself as early as possible and contact for this purpose Ms. Elke Hobitz:; Tel. +49-351 260 3099. The room must be paid in the guest house at the reception desk which is open from 7:00-9:00 a.m. When no more rooms are available in the guest house, please contact Mrs. Anne Varga:; Tel. +49-351-260 3293. She will assist you to find a hotel nearby.

Breakfast is available in the guest house from 7:00 to 9:00. It costs 3.90 € and must be booked together with the room. 
Canteen You will obtain at the registration desk tickets for the canteen (for Wednesday to Friday) which are valid for lunch, a drink and a dessert.
Fee The workshop fee is 120 € and includes the two evening programs, lunch for three days and coffee breaks. The fee is to be paid at the registration desk in cash (No cards please! There is an ATM at the main gate). 
The preliminary program is available here and the abstract volume is here as PDF (Link).

Workshop Schedule

On Friday we will visit of the ELBE Radiation Source at HZDR including the positron facility EPOS.


Poster the 15 Posters will be displayed for the time of the workshop in the area of the coffee breaks n front of the lecture hall. Please announce your intension to show a poster until October 10th.  (Mail to R. Krause-Rehberg).

Dinner will be provided on Wednesday.

On Thursday evening we will go by bus to the center of Dresden. After a short guided walk through the center (Brühlsche Terrasse, Semper Opera, Münzgasse) we will visit the Restaurant "Pulverturm" and have dinner. The bus will return us to Rossendorf. 


Provided the authors agree, we will make the talks available as pdf files to the participants of the workshop.
Organizers Reinhard Krause-Rehberg (Univ. Halle)
Dirk Enke (Univ. Leipzig)
Andreas Wagner (HZDR)
Wolfgang Anwand (HZDR)