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B. Orlowski Synchrotron beams brighten the blanks up (PSRS President's address) 1
W. Paszkowicz The Bulletin - a new forum for Polish synchrotron-radiation users (Editorial) 2
D. Zymierska The double jubilee 3
J. Auleytner Moje uwagi dotyczace historii utworzenia Polskiego Towarzystwa Promieniowania Synchrotronowego (My remarks concerning the creation of Polish Synchrotron Radiation Society) 4
6-th International School and Symposium on Synchrotron Radiation in Natural Science, ISSRNS'2002
ISSRNS - general information 6
K. Lawniczak-Jablonska ISSRNS - Welcome address 7
ISSRNS - programme 8
Abstracts of plenary lectures
G. Margaritondo The future X-ray sources: new ideas and new plans L-1 10
R.J. Cernik Daresbury accelerator based science for the 21st century L-2 10
S. Mobilio X-ray absorption spectroscopy L-3 11
S. Pascarelli, O. Mathon, and G. Aquilanti New opportunities for high pressure X-ray absorption spectroscopy using dispersive optics L-4 11
M. Taniguchi High-resolution photoemission spectroscopy of d,f electron systems at Hiroshima Synchrotron Radiation Center L-5 12
J. Ghijsen, R.L. Johnson, A. Rajagopal, and N. Koch Photoemission studies on materials for organic light-emitting diodes L-6 14
D. Attwood Soft X-ray microscopy and EUV lithography: imaging in the 20­40 nm regime L-7 14
F. Gozzo, B. Schmitt, Th. Bortolamedi, M. Lange, D. Meister, D. Maden, P. Willmott, and B. Patterson First experiments at the Swiss Ligth Source Materials Science Beamline powder endstation L-8 15
M.C. Richter, P. Bencok, R. Brochier, V. Ilakovac, O. Heckman, and K. Hricovini Resonant photoemission and XMCD on Mn-based systems L-9 16
E. Holub-Krappe Spin reorientation transition in magnetic thin layers L-10 17
A. Cricenti, R. Generosi, M. Luce, P. Perfetti, G. Margaritondo, J.S. Sanghera, I.D. Aggarwal, N.H. Tolk, A. Congiu-Castellano, M.A. Rizzo, and D.W. Piston FEL nanospectroscopy: latest applications in material science and biology L-11 18
J.C. Dore, R.E. Benfield, D. Grandjean, M. Kröll, and D. Le Bolloch Structural studies of mesoporous membranes and metal nanowires with synchrotron X-rays L-12 18
G. Sankar Application of combined X-ray diffraction and X-ray absorption spectroscopy to the study of catalytic materials L-13 19
L.C. Duda, T. Schmitt, and J. Nordgren Resonant soft X-ray emission of liquids and solids L-14 20
W. Drube Applications of tunable high-energy photoemission L-15 22
P.-O. Nilsson Electronic and atomic structure of buried layers L-16 23
P. Nachimuthu, S. Matsuo, B. Farangis, D.W. Lindle, H. Wakita, and R.C.C. Perera Electronic and structural properties of "smart windows" and liquids using in situ X-ray absorption spectroscopy L-17 23
G. Grübel and F. Zontone Correlation spectroscopy with coherent X-rays L-18 24
M. Jaskólski Synchrotron radiation in atomic-resolution studies of protein structure L-19 24
J. Hrdý, N. Artemiev, A. K. Freund, and J. P. Quintana Diffractive-refractive optics for synchrotron radiation L-20 25
A. Goldoni Synchrotron radiation spectroscopy of fullerenes and carbon nanotubes L-21 25
V. Holý, J. Stangl, and G. Bauer Surface-sensitive X-ray scattering from semiconductor self-organized heterostructures L-22 26
G. Vlaic, E. Fonda, and E. Tomat EXAFS in chemistry: selected applications L-23 27
J.Z. Jiang Phase transformations in metallic glasses L-24 28
A.C. Thompson X-ray fluorescence with synchrotron radiation L-25 28
D. Raoux SOLEIL Project L-26 29
Abstracts of invited original lectures
G. Falkenberg, S. Mangold, and E. Welter µ-XAFS investigations of Pb contaminated soil samples I-1 30
R.J. Iwanowski EXAFS and a new light on the concept of the covalent radius of elements - case of Mn I-2 31
R. Bacewicz and S. Podsiadlo Local structure around Mn and Fe atoms in (Ga,Mn)N and (Ga,Fe)N alloys I-3 32
Ch. Janowitz Low energy excitations in HTc´s probed by photoemission I-4 33
J. Härtwig, S. Agliozzo, J. Baruchel, M. de Boissieu, J. Gastaldi, H. Klein, and L. Mancini Structural perfection of icosahedral quasicrystal grains investigated by X-ray imaging and diffractometry I-5 34
Y. Kinjo, M. Watanabe, H. Fiedorowicz, H. Daido, E. Yanase, M. Suzuki, S. Fujii, E. Sato, and K. Shinohara Fine structures of human chromosomes observed by X-ray contact microscopy using laser-produced plasma X-rays I-6 35
J.A. Leiro, K. Kokko, and V. Kulmala Polarization dependent X-ray spectra of MgB2 I-7 35
L. Wcislak, H.J. Bunge, H. Klein, and J.R. Schneider Polycrystalline microstructure analysis and imaging with hard (100 keV) synchrotron X-rays I-8 37
R. Przenioslo, I. Sosnowska, W. Van Beek, E. Suard, and A. Hewat Phase separation and anisotropic lattice expansion in CaCuxMn3­xMn4O12 I-9 38
A. Kuczumow Synchrotron-based investigations of patterned and petrified geological objects I-10 39
Abstracts of contributed papers
J.W. Sobczak, E. Sobczak, M. Hasik, A. Drelinkiewicz, and A. Kosinski Pd K-edge EXAFS studies of Pd-doped polypyrrole P-1 41
B. Mierzwa EXAFS as a tool for studies of bimetallic nanocluster structure P-2 41
M. Sikora, Cz. Kapusta, D. Zajac, L. Maksymowicz, M. Lubecka, B. Cieciwa, and E. Welter EXAFS study of in substituted magnetic semiconductor CdCr2Se4 P-3 42
E. Piskorska, K. Lawniczak­Jablonska, E. Benko, I.N. Demchenko, P. Klimczyk, E. Welter, R.C.C. Perera, and P. Nachimuthu Chemical activation of the binding phase formation in c-BN composites P-4 42
I.N. Demchenko, K. Lawniczak­Jablonska, K.S. Zhuravlev, E. Piskorska, A.I. Nikiforov, and E. Welter Studies of the local microstructure of Ge layers buried in silicon crystal by XANES and EXAFS P-5 43
A. Jablonska, A. Burian, A.M. Burian, and M. Borowski Short-range ordering studies of amorphous In-Se films by EXAFS P-6 43
J.W. Sobczak, E. Sobczak, A. Drelinkiewicz, M. Hasik, and E. Wenda Local structure of Pd-doped polymers investigated by a linear combination of XANES spectra P-7 44
A. Wolska, K. Lawniczak-Jablonska, A. Molak, R.C.C. Perera, P. Nachimuthu, and J. Kachniarz Study of the L3 edge of Mn in NaNbO3 compounds doped by Mn ions P-8 44
R. Nietubyc and W. Wurth L-edge X-ray absorption fine structure for thin films of transition metals P-9 45
P. Pankowski, S. Pizzini, A. Wawro, and L.T. Baczewski Optimisation of layer growth and structural characterization of TM/RE epitaxial thin films P-10 46
R. Bacewicz, A. Twaróg, J. Garbarczyk, and P. Józwiak XAFS study of vanadium in lithium vanadate glasses P-11 46
R. Wojnecki, K. Lawniczak-Jablonska, and R.C.C. Perera On the electronic structure of Ni3Al1-xMnx alloy: LMTO calculation and X-ray spectroscopy P-12 47
R. Severin, Th. Böker, C. Janowitz, and R. Manzke Structural and electronic study of the Mo6Se8 Chevrel phases grown on a MoS2substrate by van der Waals epitaxy P-13 47
A. Jablonski and C. J. Powell Comparisons of calculated and measured electron effective attenuation lengths P-14 48
J.T. Lau, A. Föhlisch, R. Nietubyc, M. Reif, U. Langenbuch, M. Martins, and W. Wurth Deposition and spectroscopy of size selected transition metal clusters in UHV P-15 48
W.M. Kwiatek and A. Banas Cancerous tissues analyzed by XANES and SRIXE P-16 49
B.J. Kowalski, L. Plucinski, K. Kopalko, B.A. Orlowski, R.L. Johnson, Z.D. Kovalyuk, and G.V. Laskharev Angle-resolved photoemission study of GaSe P-17 49
I.A. Kowalik, B.J. Kowalski, B.A. Orlowski, R.J. Iwanowski, E. Lusakowska, J. Ghijsen, F. Mirabella, J. Sadowski, J. Kanski, P. Perlin, S. Porowski, I. Grzegory, and M. Leszczynski Photoemission studies of Ga1-xInxN epitaxial layers P-18 50
J. Siurek, P. Chevallier, Chul-Un Ro, Hwa Shik Youn, and A. Kuczumow Studies of silica substitution in wood during the petrifaction process P-19 50
T. Schmitt, L.-C. Duda, A. Augustsson, F. Trif, and J. Nordgren Resonant soft X-ray emission spectroscopy of doped and undoped vanadium oxides P-20 51
B. Orlowski, B.J. Kowalski, K. Fronc, R. Zuberek, S. Mickevicius, F. Mirabella, and J. Ghijsen Study of Fe/Si multilayers by photoemission spectroscopy P-21 51
M. Florek, Hwa Shik Youn, Chul-Un Ro, H. Wierzbowski, J. Osán, and A. Kuczumow Investigation of belemnite structures by synchrotron-based X-ray microfluorescence and diffraction P-22 52
B.A. Orlowski, E. Guziewicz, B.J. Kowalski, T. Story, S. Mickievicius, A.Y. Sipatov, M. Chernyshova, I. Demchenko, N. Barrett, M. Taniguchi, A. Kimura, H. Sato, C.A. Sebenne, J.P. Lacharm, R. Medicherla, and W. Drube Photoemission study of EuS/PbS electronic structure P-23 52
J. Szade, W. Burian, M. Neumann, G. Skorek, M. Matteucci, and A. Goldoni Investigation of photoelectron multiplets in europium and its compounds P-24 53
P. Solarz, G. Dominiak-Dzik, and W. Ryba-Romanowski Conversion of VUV to visible in K5Li2LnF10 containing rare-earth ions P-25 53
M. Sikora, Cz. Kapusta, D. Zajac, W. Tokarz, P. Fischer, E. Goering, G. Schütz, and E. Welter X-MCD magnetometry of CMR manganites (La,RE)0.67Ca0.33MnO3 P-26 55
M. Kamruzzaman and M. R. H. Khan Electric properties and electroluminescence of GaN:Mg blue light emitting diodes P-27 55
Ch. Bellin, V. Honkimäki, H. Reniewicz, P. Zaleski, A. Andrejczuk, L. Dobrzynski, E. Zukowski, and S. Kaprzyk A high-resolution Compton scattering study of hexagonal zinc P-28 56
E. Guziewicz, B.A. Orlowski, B.J. Kowalski, I.A. Kowalik, S. Mickievicius, A. Szczepanska, Z. Golacki, I. Grzegory, S. Porowski, and R.L. Johnson Samarium on clean semiconductor surface - a photoemission study P-29 57
H. Fiedorowicz, A. Bartnik, M. Horvath, L. Juha, K. Jungwirth, B. Králiková, J. Krása, M. Pfeifer, L. Pína, J. Skála, J. Ullschmied, and J. Wawer High brightness laser plasma soft X-ray and EUV source with a double-stream gas puff target irradiated with the Prague Asterix Laser System (PALS) P-30 58
A. Bartnik, H. Fiedorowicz, R. Jarocki, J. Kostecki, J. Mikolajczyk, R. Rakowski and M. Szczurek Laser plasma soft-X ray and EUV sources based on a laser-irradiated gas puff target P-31 59
J.B. Pelka, A. Cedola, and S. Lagomarsino Application of X-ray waveguide to the study of small structures deposited on Si wafers by microdiffraction P-32 59
A.A. Maltsev Infrared synchrotron diagnostics as a new perspective direction in the physics and technology of accelerator experiments: the methods and detection systems for synchrotron infrared nondestructive diagnostics of proton bunches P-33 60
R. Mroczka, G. Zukocinski, and A. Kuczumow Investigations of different trajectories of X-rays in capillaries P-34 60
J. Härtwig, S. Agliozzo, J. Baruchel, R. Colella, M. de Boissieu, J. Gastaldi, H. Klein, L. Mancini and J. Wang Dynamical X-ray diffraction, the Borrmann effect, and quasicrystals P-35 61
J. Borowski and J. Gronkowski Numerical solutions of Takagi-Taupin equations for depth-dependent deformations P-36 61
W. Wierzchowski, K. Wieteska, W. Graeff, M. Pawlowska, and B. Surma The images of large oxygen precipitates by means of synchrotron Bragg-case section topography P-37 62
W. Paszkowicz, C. Lathe, W. Szuszkiewicz, E. Dynowska, J.Z. Domagala, I.M. Fita, H. Fiedorowicz, and S. Cudzilo In-situ observation of boron-magnesium reaction under high pressure P-38 62
J. Grochowski and P. Serda Rooted in nature and synthetic organic structures by HRPD P-39 63
P. Piszora, J. Darul, W. Nowicki, and E. Wolska Synchrotron X-ray powder diffraction studies on the phase transitions in LiMn2O4 P-40 64
M. Regulski, R. Przenioslo, I. Sosnowska, D. Hohlwein, and R. Schneider Neutron diffraction study of the magnetic structure of Mn2O3 P-41 64
A. Szczygielska, A. Burian, J.C. Dore, and V. Honkimäki Local structure of saccharose- and anthracene-based carbons studied by wide angle high energy X-ray scattering P-42 65
F. Meneau, G. Sankar, and G.N. Greaves Structural study of the amorphization of zeolite Y & A by X-ray and neutron techniques P-43 65
W. Paszkowicz Genetic algorithms as a tool in crystallographic computing: application to solving powder diffraction patterns P-44 66
D. Zymierska, K. Godwod, J. Auleytner, J. Adamczewska, J. Choinski, and K. Reginski Comparison of structure changes induced in semi-insulating and semiconducting GaAs crystals by implantation with fast nitrogen ions P-45 66
A. Shalimov, J. Bak-Misiuk, A. Misiuk, J. Härtwig, W. Paszkowicz, J.Z. Domagala, Z.R. Zytkiewicz, D. Dobosz, and J. Trela Stres-induced defect structure changes in thin AlGaAs layers P-46 67
I. Frymark, G. Kowalski, M. Kaminska, and A. Krotkus Structure changes of GaAs:Be crystals studied by X-ray quasi­forbidden reflections P-47 67
J.B. Pelka, M. Brust, W. Paszkowicz, and P. Gierlowski Structure of self-assembled gold nanocluster films P-48 68
J.B. Pelka, E. Dynowska, P. Przyslupski, I. Komissarov, D. Kostrzenska, O.H. Seeck, H. Reniewicz, and P. Pankowski Structure characterization of Nd0.67Sr0.33MnO3/YBa2Cu3O7-δ multilayers by means of synchrotron radiation P-49 68
D. Klinger, J. Auleytner, A. Barcz, and D. Zymierska Recrystallization and dopant diffusion in amorphised semiconductor layers upon pulsed laser annealing P-50 69
B. Surma, M. Pawlowska, A. Misiuk, J. Härtwig, and L. Bryja Modification of the SOI-like structures by annealing under high hydrostatic pressure P-51 69
J. Bak-Misiuk, A. Shalimov, A. Misiuk, J.Z. Domagala, W. Paszkowicz, J. Ratajczak, J. Härtwig, L. Bryja, and G. Gawlik Structure of silicon crystals implanted with Si and N subjected to annealing under high uniform stress P-52 70
D. Klinger, J. Auleytner, D. Zymierska, and L. Nowicki Nanostructure of near-surface Si layers formed by Si implantation and pulsed laser annealing P-53 70
K. Wieteska, W. Wierzchowski, W. Graeff, G. Kuri, A. Misiuk, A. Turos, and G. Gawlik The reciprocal space mapping of implanted AIII BV semiconductor compounds P-54 71
E. Zielinska-Rohozinska, M. Regulska, and V.S. Harutyunyan High-resolution X-ray diffraction study of the Si doping influence on columnar crystal growth of GaN layers P-55 72
J.B. Pelka, A. Andrejczuk, S. Jacobi, M. Jurek, A. Kauch, D. Klinger, J. Krzywinski, H. Reniewicz, M. Sikora, W. Sobala, R. Sobierajski, and B. Steeg Study of damage in materials irradiated by ultra-short pulses of VUV free electron laser P-56 72
E. Dynowska, P. Gierlowski, A. Abaloshev, J.B. Pelka, W. Paszkowicz, D. Kostrzenska, C. Bähtz, and M. Knapp Structure of laser-modified YBCO thin films P-57 74
W. Paszkowicz, P. Piszora, C. Bähtz, M. Knapp, F. Firszt, J. Bak-Misiuk, and R. Bacewicz Lattice parameters of CuInSe2 in the 10-295 K temperature range P-58 74
P. Piszora, W. Nowicki, J. Darul, and E. Wolska Laboratory and synchrotron radiation X-ray powder diffraction studies of the Fd3m->Fddd phase transformation in the lithium-manganese spinel oxide P-59 75
W. Paszkowicz, W. Szuszkiewicz, E. Dynowska, J.Z. Domagala, and C. Lathe Axial pressure distribution in a large-volume pressure cell P-60 76
Authors' index 77
Subject index 79
Participants' list 82
J. Grochowski Synchrotron Crystallography 2001, SynCrys'2001 (Meeting Report) 86
Useful addresses 88
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