News & Topics

The submission deadline for EDGE2017 proceedings has been extended to August 31st, 2017.
Proceedings of EDGE2017 (full-length papers) will be published in MICROSCOPY (Oxford Journals) as the "EDGE Special Issue". The submission deadline for the proceedings is at August 31st, 2017.
Group photo.
OLK special Issue of Ultramicroscopy.
The PDF files and DOI links of Special Issue of Ultramicroscopy, "Ondrej Krivanek: A research life in EELS and aberration corrected STEM" have been uploaded.

 


What's New

July 26th, 2017
The submission deadline for EDGE2017 proceedings has been extended to August 31st, 2017.
May 19th, 2017
The meeting has been successfully finished: 177 participants, 55 oral presentations (inc. 16 invited talks) and 120 poster presentations. The EDGE Committee and local organizers would like to express their thanks to generous sponsors and all the great participants.
April 11th, 2017
Information about the poster presentation has been added to the Home page.
March 13th, 2017
The final Time Table has been updated in the Program page.
February 1st, 2017
Abstract submission (except for invited speakers) has been closed.
January 20th, 2017
The deadline of abstracts submission has been extended.
January 17th, 2017
The Abstract Template has been modified.
Information about support for students & post-docs has been updated in the Scholarships page.
December 27th, 2016
Information about public transportations has been added to the Travel page.
December 20th, 2016
Information about support for students & post-docs has been added to the Scholarships page.
December 14th, 2016
Information about shuttle buses (tentative) has been added to the Travel page.
December 7th, 2016
Invited Speakers list (tentative) has been updated in the Program page.
December 5th, 2016
Sponsors page has been updated.
December 1st, 2016
Online Registration and Accommodation has been started. Registration and Accommodation information is given on Registration page.
November 4th, 2016
Abstract submission has been started. The information about abstract submission is given on Abstracts page.
September 27th, 2016
Information about Proceedings has been added to the Abstract page.
Travel information has been updated.
Social event information has been updated.
August 31st, 2016
A few typos have been corrected. We thank Prof. C.C. for advice.
August 2nd, 2016
Invited Speakers list (tentative) has been given in the Program page.
EDGE2017 brochures (.pptx and .pdf) have been updated.
July 12th, 2016
Important Dates and Sponsors have been updated.
July 6th, 2016
Photos and EDGE2017 brochures (.pptx and .pdf) have been updated.
June 8th, 2016
The Japanese Society of Microscopy supports EDGE meeting.
June 7th, 2016
An e-mail address for inquiries has been added.
March 31st, 2016
A PDF file of the EDGE 2017 meeting brochure (tentative) has been added.
March 16th, 2016
Typos and mistakes in this tentative website have been fixed.
December 21st, 2015
Tentative website is open.

About the Meeting

EDGE2017 is the 8th in this series of conferences. It will use a Gordon Conference-style format, with a mixture of scientific sessions and free time for informal discussions (see information about previous workshops here ). It will take place at  Okuma Private Beach & Resort (JAL Private Resort Okuma), Okinawa, Japan, a secluded beachside resort that artfully blends Japanese traditions with modern conveniences.

Topics:

  • Latest EELS advances and likely future developments
  • Advances in Instrumentation
  • Advances in Techniques
  • Advances in Theory
  • Applications in Materials Science, Physics and Biology
  • Beyond traditional microscopy / spectroscopy
  • For a PDF file of the EDGE 2017 meeting brochure, please click here.

    For a PowerPoint file of the EDGE2017 meeting brochure, please click here.