12 September 2018
Paul Scherrer Institut
Europe/Zurich timezone
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General Information

Wednesday 12 September 2018 
Auditorium WHGA/001 
Villigen, Switzerland 


The Breadth of Crystallography

Welcome to the annual meeting of the Swiss Society for Crystallography
The 2018 annual meeting of the SGK/SSCr will take place on Wednesday 12 September 2018 at the Paul Scherrer Institute (Auditorium WHGA/001) in Villigen.
The programme will be structured around three invited speakers and six selected oral contributions. A poster session will complete the scientific program of the meeting.

A Book of Abstract is available for download at this link. 

  Invited confirmed speakers

Contributions are welcome on any of the following topics:

  • Novel experimental and analytical methods
  • In-situ and in-operando crystallography
  • Charge density and bonding analysis
  • Molecular crystals
  • Aperiodic crystals
  • Low dimensional materials
  • Disorder and diffuse scattering
  • Design and synthesis of novel materials
  • Strongly correlated electron systems
  • Crystal growth and design

Meeting registration

Abstract submission

Has been extended until 15th July 2018 by email to sgk-sscr_meeting2018@psi.ch
Please indicate your preference for poster or oral communication

Social Dinner

The social dinner is on Tue 11 Sept at the OASE restaurant at PSI. Timetable:

17:45 - 18:30 Aperitif at the OASE
18:30 - 21:30 Three course dinner
21:40 departure of shuttle to Brugg AG train station (outside OASE)

Venues (no visitor badge required)

  • Social dinner | PSI restaurant OASE
    17:45 - 18:30 Aperitif, 18:30 - 21:30 Three course dinner
  • SGK/SSCr annual meeting | auditorium WHGA/001
    09:30 - 09:50 Registration & Welcome Coffee

    Directions to PSI

Access to the PSI west and east premises 
Since the beginning of 2018 visitors require a badge to enter the gated PSI west premises, too. If you would like to visit PSI co-workers inside the gated areas, please ask them to arrange your visitor badge.

No badge is required for attending the SGK/SSCr annual meeting in building WHGA/001 and the social dinner at the restaurant OASE.

Local organization and contact
On behalf of the Swiss Society for Crystallography: Antonio Cervellino, Nicola Casati

Financial support
The meeting benefits from the financial support of