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Condensed Matter Research Using Neutrons

Today and Tomorrow

  • Stephen W. Lovesey
  • Reinhard Scherm

Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSB, volume 112)

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About this book

Introduction

The Advanced Research Workshop (ARW) on Condensed Matter Re­ search Using Neutrons, Today and Tomorrow was held in Abingdon, Oxfordshire for four days beginning 26 March 1984. The Workshop was sponsored by NATO and the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory. A total of 32 lecturers and participants attended. An objective of the Workshop was to review some dynamic proper­ ties of condensed matter that can be studied using neutron spectros­ copy. A second objective, no less important, was to identify new topics that might be investigated with advanced spallation neutron sources. The twelve lectures reproduced in this volume bear wit­ ness, largely by themselves, to the success of the Workshop in meet­ ing these objectives. The many discussions generated by lecturers and participants meant that, in the event, the objectives were in­ deed amply satisfied. I should like to thank all those who attended the Horkshop for their part in making it so beneficial and rewarding. I am most grateful to Reinhard Scherm, who acted as my advisor in the organisation of the Workshop. The efforts of Mrs. M. Sherwen and Miss J. Harren made light my burden of administrative duties. The preparation of the manuscript for publication was simplified by the assistance of Miss C. Monypenny.

Keywords

condensed matter crystal dynamics metals molecular solid neutron neutron diffraction scattering

Editors and affiliations

  • Stephen W. Lovesey
    • 1
  • Reinhard Scherm
    • 2
  1. 1.Rutherford Appleton LaboratoryChilton, OxfordshireUK
  2. 2.PTBBraunschweigFederal Republic of Germany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4757-9811-1
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 1984
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4757-9813-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4757-9811-1
  • Series Print ISSN 0258-1221
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