TOMCAT News (Archive)

1 July 2017

Matias Kagias joins the TOMCAT team as PostDoc

Matias Kagias, will continue his research within the TOMCAT team as a postdoc. He will be working on advanced gratings interferometry applications within the framework of the Eurostar project INFORMAT.

3 April 2017

Hector Dejea joined the TOMCAT team as a new PhD

Hector’s PhD will develop in the context of the Heart Imaging Project, working on cardiac tissue analysis with a focus towards dynamic experiments.

2 April 2017

Fei Yang joined the TOMCAT team as a PostDoc

With a PhD in materials science imaging applications, Fei will support the team in grating-based experiments both at the beamline and in the lab.

1 April 2017

Elena Borisova joined the TOMCAT team as a PostDoc

With a PhD in observational astrophysics, Elena has joined the beamline crew to support the team in theoretical aspects related to imaging.

26 February 2017

Marco Stampanoni appointed member of the SESAME SAC

The SESAME (Synchrotron-light for Experimental Science and Application in the Middle East) Council appointed Marco Stampanoni as Member of the Scientific Advisory Committee.

2 February 2017

Marco Stampanoni appointed member of the LINXS SAB

The newly created Lund Institute for Neutron and X-ray Science (LINXS) has elected Marco Stampanoni as a member of its Scientific Advisory Board.

5 January 2017

New TOMCAT paper

A paper on Applied Physics Letter introducing a dual phase grating interferometer with dark-field tunability is out now.

4 January 2017

New TOMCAT paper

A paper on Optics Express describing STED properties of selected inorganic scintillators is out.

3 January 2017

New TOMCAT paper

A paper on Optics Express introducing SSED (Stimulated Scintillation Emission and Depletion) X-ray imaging is out.

31 December 2016

Alumnus farewell

Goodbye to Dr. Pablo Villanueva, postdoc in our team, who is moving to Hamburg, in Prof. Chapman’s team at X-FEL.

15 December 2016

New group member

Welcome to our new group member Minna Buehrer, who just started her PhD.

1 December 2016

New group member

Welcome to our new group member Amogha Pandeshwar, who just started his PhD.

28 November 2016

Thesis defense

Congratulations to Filippo Arcadu for successfully defending his PhD thesis.

17 November 2016

Marco Stampanoni appointed member of the ALBA SAC

The ALBA synchrotron in Barcelona, appointed Marco Stampanoni as a member of its Scientific Advisory Committee.

28 September 2016

Thesis defense

Congratulations to Silvia Peter for successfully defending her PhD thesis.

19 September 2016

New group member

Welcome to our new group member Hector Dejea, who just started his Master thesis.

2 September 2016

New group member

Welcome to our new group member Stefan Tessarini, who just started his PhD.

1 September 2016

New grant

Zhentian Wang receives a PSI-CROSS grant for the investigation of fuel-cells with dark-field imaging, in collaboration with the team of F. Büchi at PSI.

19 August 2016

New Award

Congratulations to Matias Kagias for winning the Werner Meyer-Ilse Memorial Award.

1 July 2016

New grant

Marco Stampanoni receives an ERC-PoC grant to further develop grating interferometry.

30 April 2016

New SNF grant

Federica Marone receives an SNF grant for the tomographic investigation of fuel cells, in collaboration with the team of F. Büchi at PSI.