Oct 16 – 22, 2022
Institut Laue Langevin
Europe/Paris timezone
Registration is now CLOSED and the payment deadline has passed. Abstract submission is now ALSO CLOSED.



for the ADD2022 School and Conference

Book of Abstracts in PDF format here.
Click on the talk ID to get the abstract.
Click on the talk title to get the presentation (if it is made available by the author).

Sunday 16 October 2022

18:00 Beginning of Reception for the School
18:00 Welcome buffet dinner (1st floor of on-site restaurant)

Monday 17 October 2022


8:00     Reception continues for the School
      Chair: Henry Fischer
8:30     Mark Johnson Welcome (school)
8:45     ADD organizers Introduction and Information
9:00 S01   Phil Salmon Plenary: Structure of Liquid and Amorphous Materials using Pair-Distribution Function Analysis
10:00     Coffee break  
      Chair: Gavin Vaughan
10:30 S02   Simon Billinge Plenary: Recent and future developments in PDF-land
11:30 S03   Reinhard Neder Plenary: Single-Crystal Diffuse scattering
12:30     Lunch at ESRF/ILL canteen
      Chair: Gabriel Cuello
14:00 S04   Emil Bozin PDFgui – a small box modelling platform for nanoscale structure analysis
14:30 S05   Simon Billinge DiffPy-CMI - a software toolbox for real-space structure analysis and Complex Modeling
15:00 S06   Ben Frandsen diffpy.mpdf - Framework for computing and fitting magnetic PDFs
15:30     Coffee break  
      Chair: Stefano Checchia
16:00 S07   Matt Tucker and Wojciech Slawinski RMCProfile: Local structure of crystalline to amorphous materials
16:30 S08   Tristan Youngs EPSR & Dissolve - Data-driven structural modelling of total scattering data
17:00     ADD organizers Organizational information (tutorials, etc)
17:30     Everyone Open Discussion
19:00 Dinner at ESRF/ILL canteen

Tuesday 18 October 2022


8:30     School Reception still possible during the morning, outside the amphitheatre
      Chair: Henry Fischer
9:00 S09   Joseph Paddison Spinvert: Magnetic structure refinement for paramagnets
9:30 S10   Reinhard Neder DISCUS: Simulation and refinement of disordered crystal structures
10:00 S11   Arkadiy Simonov 3D-ΔPDF: Pair distribution function analysis for single crystals
10:30     Coffee break  
      Chair: Stefano Checchia
11:00 S12   Gavin Vaughan XRD experimental procedure and data reduction
11:25 S13   Gabriel Cuello ND experimental procedure and data reduction
11:50 S14   Reinhard Neder SCD experimental procedure and data reduction
12:15 S15   Dubravka Sisak-Jung Hybrid photon counting X-ray detectors: from basic functionality to advanced operation
12:30     Lunch at ESRF/ILL canteen
14:00     Parallel hands-on tutorials
16:00     Coffee break
16:30     Parallel hands-on tutorials
19:00 Dinner at ESRF/ILL canteen

Wednesday 19 October 2022

(School in the morning, Conference in the afternoon)

8:30     Parallel hands-on tutorials
10:30     Coffee break and beginning of Reception for the Conference
11:00     Parallel hands-on tutorials
12:30     Lunch at ESRF/ILL canteen
14:00     Group photo  
      Chair: Gavin Vaughan
14:15     Gema Martínez-Criado Welcome (conference)
14:30     ADD organizers Introduction and Information
14:45 I01   Andrew Goodwin PDF methods in materials chemistry
15:30     Coffee break and continuing Reception for the Conference
      Chair: Gabriel Cuello
16:00 I02   Max Terban Local and extended structuring in not-so-crystalline molecular solids
16:45 O01   Bryce Mullens From Total Scattering to Total Understanding: Structure-Functionality Relationships in Scheelite-Type Oxides
17:10 O02   Joohee Bang Probing hidden order in ferroelectric oxide thin films with single crystal diffuse X-ray scattering
17:35 O03   Nikolaj Roth Emergent Electronic and Phonon Modes from Correlated Disorder
18:00 Poster session (foyer ILL4 in front of Chadwick)
19:30 Wine and Cheese buffet (ILL19/20 building liaison)

Thursday 20 October 2022


      Chair: Stefano Checchia
8:30 I03   David Keen 
(remote talk)
A pedagogical journey in search of hydrogen disorder with RMCProfile analysis of X+n data from hydrogrossular
9:15 O04   Igor Gussev Exploring fundamental aspects of the structural organization in weberite-type tantalate oxides using neutron total scattering technique
9:40 O05   Wilke Dononelli Solving atomic structures by combining analysis of PDF pattern with DFT calculations in machine learning enhanced global optimization
10:05 O06   Tobias Bird
Symmetry-Adapted Pair Distribution Function Analysis
10:30     Coffee break
      Chair: Gavin Vaughan
10:55 I04   Alejandro Fernández Martínez A nanoscale view of natural and engineered cements
11:40 O07   Esther Giron Lange Structural Role of Titanium in Glass and Glass Ceramic Materials
12:05 O08   Erica Alfinelli Probing the structural and dynamical properties across the metamictization process in v-SiO2
12:30     Lunch at ESRF/ILL canteen
      Chair: Gabriel Cuello
13:55 I05   Ella Schmidt 3D-ΔPDF from electron diffraction data
14:40 O09   Romy Poppe Quantitative analysis of diffuse electron scattering in the lithium-ion battery cathode material Li1.2Ni0.13Mn0.54Co0.13O2
15:05 O10   Petr Ondrejkovic Diffuse scattering from phase-field-simulated ferroelectric textures
15:30     Coffee break
      Chair: Henry Fischer
16:00 I06   Ellen Fogh Randomness and frustration in a S=1/2 square lattice Heisenberg antiferromagnet
16:45 O11   Jennifer Graham Understanding synthesis-driven structure-property relationships in quantum materials
17:10 O12   Nicola Dengo Planar Defects and morphology of CdSe QDs by SAXS/WAXS Total Scattering: Wurtzite versus Zincblende structure
17:35     Poster session (foyer ILL4)
18:45     Tram to restaurant
19:30 Conference dinner, Restaurant "Château de la Baume"

Friday 21 October 2022


      Chair: Gavin Vaughan
8:55 I07   Mirijam Zobel Recent advancements in laboratory PDF data quality – and why we still need synchrotrons
9:40 O13   Haritha Cheraparambil In situ diffraction and PDF studies on the structure and crystallization of perovskite based catalysts for oxygen evolution reaction
10:05 O14   Kieran Orr Imaging Buried Dislocations in Halide Perovskites with 3D Strain Mapping
10:30     Coffee break
      Chair: Henry Fischer
11:00 I08   Tomas Northam de la Fuente Structural and magnetic disorder in defect spin ice Ho2Ti1.5Sc0.5O6.75
11:45 O15   Andrew Wildes The short-ranged order in the van der Waals spin glass Mn0.5Fe0.5PS3
12:10 O16   Yevheniia Kholina Tuning local structure in Prussian blue analogues
12:35     Lunch at ESRF/ILL canteen
      Chair: Stefano Checchia
14:00 O17   Max Burian DECTRIS EIGER2 Upgrade: New Features for Advanced X-Ray Diffraction Experiments
14:25     Final discussion and closing
15:00     Visit of ESRF and ILL instruments (if permitted by safety authorities)



        Last updated: Saturday 15/10/2022