Through this project, entitled in full Utilisation of Light Source and Crystallographic Sciences to Facilitate the Enhancement of Knowledge and Improve the Economic and Social Conditions in Targeted Regions of the World, the International Science Council (ISC) is partnering with IUPAP and IUCr to enhance Advanced Light Sources (AdLS) and crystallographic sciences in Africa, Mexico, the Caribbean, Southeast Asia, Middle East and the Pacific Islands.
LAAAMP announces expansion of activities to the Pacific Islands. The Regional Committee is currently being constructed and a Call for Fast Team Applications from the Pacific will be issued soon.
The LAAAMP brochure is now available for free download in five different languages. Thanks to IAEA for providing the Portuguese translation.
[...] The partners agree to enter into a collaborative agreement whereby the LAAAMP will lead in capacity building for the African Light Source project […]
What is the response of light sources around the world in opening their facilities to fight the COVID-19? This and much more, including an article on LAAAMP, in the new issue of AfLS Newsletter.
Congratulations to Özgül Öztürk and Marielle Y. Agbahoungbata on being nominated members of the LAAAMP Executive Committee
The National Synchrotron Light Source II (NSLS-II) and the Advanced Photon Source (APS) are accepting samples via mail-in access for studies related to COVID-19. LAAAMP is covering postal charges through the SPARC initiative.
Excellent article featuring LAAAMP aims and achievements by Signi Livingstone-Peters. Read it here.
Only 10 days left now to apply for the May 2020 training session, which will focus on single-crystal structure determination. Participants are strongly encouraged to bring their own samples.