RADIATE Summer School 2022 on environmental applications of IBA and AMS
The RADIATE Summer School organized by INFN took place from 5-7 October 2022 in Florence.
Thank you to all of the participants and lecturers who made RADIATE’s last summer school a success!
The presentations from lecturers and students are available here for download (protected page accessible only to participants).
Summer School Program
|Wednesday, 5 October (all times are CET)
|Massimo Chiari INFN
|Introduction to IBA techniques
|Primoz Pelicon, JSI
|IBA for plant biology
|Silvia Nava INFN
|IBA for climate change and air quality issues
|Claudia Cocozza, University of Florence
|Dendrochemistry with PIXE
|Thursday, 6 October
|Mariaelena Fedi, INFN
|Introduction to AMS technique
|Stephan Winkler, HZDR
|Environmental applications of AMS
|Konstanze Stuebner , HZDR
|Geological applications of AMS
|Giulia Calzolai, INFN
|14C AMS in the study of atmospheric aerosols
|Friday, 7 October
|Half-day visit to LABEC
IBA and AMS beamlines
AMS sample prep
ancillary aerosol laboratories
|lunch break, then transfer to Florence
Lectures will last 50 minutes, followed by 10 minutes of Q&A; participants’ presentations are maximum 10 minutes each.
Details on planned lectures:
on 5 & 6 October:
Villa Il Gioiello
Via del Pian dei Giullari 42
Set on the southern hills around Florence, Villa Il Gioielo (“The Jewel”) is a Renaissance villa owned by the University of Florence. Galileo Galilei spent the last years of his life here.
On 7 October:
LABEC ion beam laboratory
A shuttle bus will be organized to bring the participants to Villa il Gioello in the mornings from Florence (meeting point Piazza della Calza) and back in the afternoon/after the social dinner. Villa Il Gioello can also be easily reached by public transportation (bus nr. 38, stop station Pian dei Giullari).
Another shuttle bus will bring the participants to LABEC and back to Florence on 7 October.
Participants will book accommodation independently, however they can refer to Galileo Galilei Institute (GGI) housing service (email , contact Ms Mirella) in order to be helped in finding accommodations in hotels of b&b structures nearby (near Villa il Gioiello or in downtown Florence, left river bank side), at special rates.