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by Daniele Cocco


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Wednesday Oct. 8

17:00 19:00 Registration

18:00 20:00 Welcome drink

Thursday Oct. 9

8:30 9:10 Registration

9:10 9:20 Opening Remarks (D. Cocco) Slides:

9:20 9:35 Welcome Address (A. Franciosi)

Section 1. Free Electron Laser needs Chair M. Roper

9:40 10:10 Tiedtke K. The Quest for the perfect focus for high power density XUV and X-Ray beams: Experience from FLASH Abstract: Slides:

10:10 10:30 Sinn H. Requirements for bimorph mirrors at the European XFEL Abstract: Slides:

10:30 11:00 Zangrando M. The FERMI@Elettra beamlines. From diagnostics to microfocusing. Abstract: Slides:

11:00 11:40 Coffee break

Section 2. Bimorph mirrors on SR beamlines Chair R. Signorato

11:40 12:10 Quinn P. Bimorph mirrors: Performance and optimization on the microfocus spectroscopy beamline at Diamond Abstract: Slides:

12:10 12:30 Cautero M. New high voltage control system for bimorph bending mirrors Performance and applications Abstract:

12:30 12:50 Dent A. Overview of Bimorph Mirrors at Diamond Light Source Abstract: Slides:

12:50 14:40 Lunch

Section 3. Sponsor section Chair I. Cudin

14:40 15:00 Ciceri F. From piezo actuators to piezo walk drives, PI solutions serving active optics designers Abstract:

15:00 15:20 Hertlein F. State-of-the-art thin film X-ray optics for synchrotrons and FEL sources Abstract: Slides:

15:20 15:40 Thiess H. Fabrication of freeform mirrors: metrology and figuring Abstract: Slides:

15:40 16:00 Touzet B. New Tunable Blaze Diffraction Gratings for EUV Applications Abstract: Slides:

16:00 16:20 Maeda M. Ultra-precise figuring of KB mirrors Abstract:

16:20 17:00 Coffee break

Section 4. Metrology 1 section Chair K. Sawhney

17:00 17:30 Yashchuk V. Bendable X-Ray Optics at the ALS: Design, Tuning, Performance and Applications Abstract: Slides:

17:30 17:50 Polack F. Simultaneous estimation of the surface shape and the instrument error function from a highly redundant set of LTP data Abstract: Slides:

17:50 18:10 Alcock S. Using the slope measuring profiler to optimize the shape of Adaptive Bimorph Optics Abstract: Slides:

18:10 - 19:00 Discussion time

Dinner at Gaudemus restaurant, Duino

Friday Oct. 10

Section 5. Metrology 2 section Chair F. Polack

8:50 9:20 Rommeveaux A. ESRF Optical Metrology Applied to bent optical surfaces Abstract: Slides:

9:20 9:40 Nicolas J. The Optics Laboratory at ALBA Abstract: Slides:

9:40 10:00 Siewert F. Characterization and Calibration of Slope Measuring Instruments Abstract:

10:00 10:50 Coffee break

Section 6. Astrophysics applications section Chair B. Ramsey

10:50 11:20 O'Dell S. Optics Requirements for the Generation-X X-Ray telescopes Abstract: Slides:

11:20 11:40 Atkins C. Smart X-ray Optics for the next generation of X-ray telescopes Abstract: Slides:

11:40 12:00 Spiga D. X-Ray Imaging Telescopes: Prediction of the Expected Image Quality from Surface Roughness Metrology data. Abstract: Slides:

12:00 12:20 Canestrari R. Hot Press Direct Slumping: An option to manufacture deformable optics Abstract: Slides:

12:20 14:00 Lunch

Section 7. Wavefront preservation and characterization Chair F. Siewert

14:00 14:30 Yamauchi K. At-wavelength measurement and on-site compensation of wavefront error for hard X-ray nanobeam Abstract:

14:30 14:50 Kimura T. Development of adaptive mirror for wavefront correction of hard X-ray nanobeam Abstract:

14:50 15:10 Signorato R. Adaptive Optics and Wavefront control in the Hard X-ray Domain Past, Present and Future Abstract: Slides:

15:10 15:40 Idir M. X-ray active mirror coupled with a Hartmann wavefront analyzer Abstract: Slides:

15:40 16:20 Coffee break

Section 8. Devices for laboratory Laser and SR beamlines Chair M. Idir

16:20 16:40 Frassetto F. Bidirectional Membrane deformable mirror Abstract: Slides:

16:40 17:00 Kalbfleisch S. A Waveguide-based Imaging setup for Petra III Abstract:

17:00 17:20 Reininger R. Correcting Heat Load Induced Deformations on a XUV Beamline Abstract: Slides:

17:20 17:40 Flechsig U. The SLS Optics Beamline - Performance Measurements and Status Abstract: Slides:

17:40 - 19:00 Discussion time

Saturday Oct. 11

Round table on Bimorph mirrors system and technology Rocca Bernarda Castle, Ipplis

10:00 12:00 Round table

12:00 13:30 Visit at the castle, wine yard and cantinas

13:30 15:00 Lunch

15:00 17:00 Round table

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