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LENS Initiative Newsletter – October 2021, Issue 2

“Through the concerted effort of its members, and by developing synergies with the wider analytical research infrastructure landscape, LENS aims to achieve optimal exploitation of European neutron facilities to the benefit of the international scientific community.”

Welcome to the second LENS Initiative newsletter. If you are new to the community, or would like to find out more about…

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LENS Machine Learning School 2021

From 15 – 19 February 2021, over 80 participants attended the online LENS Machine Learning School. The school, which was targeted towards neutron and muon facilities staff, offered a gateway for beginner and intermediate coders to get into machine learning, providing an overview of ​modern and traditional machine learning techniques alongside neutron or​​​ muon based applications.

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REPLAY | LENS Webinar #9 on ‘Elucidating amyloid aggregation mechanisms behind neurodegenerative diseases’ with Emma Sparr (Lund University) & Pau Bernado (CBS/CNRS Montpellier)

This webinar will focus on how neutron scattering techniques can elucidate the structures and steps involved in the aggregation mechanisms to provide crucial information to understand and combat these diseases and to develop better medications.

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LENS publishes report on the potential of Low Energy Accelerator-driven Neutron Sources

Exploring the possibilities of using CANS in Europe, an Ad-hoc Working Group of LENS has produced a Report on Low Energy Accelerator-driven Neutron Sources. The report gives an overview of the scope and capabilities of this evolving technology, and offers an outlook and recommendations for CANS to supplement the existing ecosystem of neutron sources in Europe.

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