Photon Factory Activity Report 2008 Part A

Photon Factory Activity Report 2008


Highlights and Facility Report


Cover [pdf file (3.3MB)]
Member Photo [pdf file (298KB)]
Editorial [pdf file (10KB)]
Contents [pdf file (18KB)]

INTRODUCTION [pdf file (34KB)]

HIGHLIGHTS [contents:pdf file (145KB)]

1. Atomic and Molecular Science
  1-1 Observation of Core-Hole Localization in the Ne2 Dimer [pdf file (73KB)]
  1-2 Generation of Photon Pairs in Single-Photon Absorption for Probing Inner-Valence Excited and Multiply Excited States of Molecules around their Double Ionization Potentials [pdf file (154KB)]
  1-3 Energy Correlation among the Three Electrons Emitted in Triple Photoionization [pdf file (567KB)]
2. Materials Science
  2-1 Doping Evolution of a Superconducting-Gap Anisotropy in YBa2Cu3O7-δ Studied by High-Resolution Angle-Resolved Photoemission Spectroscopy [pdf file (555KB)]
  2-2 Electronic Structure of the Newly-Discovered Iron-Pnictide Superconductors Revealed by Photoemission Spectroscopy [pdf file (102KB)]
  2-3 Pressure Response of Cyanide-Bridged Molecule-Based Magnets [pdf file (467KB)]
  2-4 Spin-Lattice Coupling in MnWO4, a Multiferroic Compound [pdf file (193KB)]
  2-5 Pressure Effects on Orbital Ordered States in Perovskite-Type Vanadium Oxides [pdf file (138KB)]
  2-6 Horizontally and Vertically Aligned Polymeric Nanosheets: CO2-Induced Morphological Changes in Block Copolymer Thin Films [pdf file (108KB)]
3. Surfaces, Interfaces and Nano Science
Origin of Metallic States at the Heterointerface between the Band Insulators LaAlO3 and SrTiO3 Using in situ Photoemission Spectroscopy [pdf file (161KB)]
  3-2 Atomically Dispersed Cu on a TiO2 (110) Surface Precovered with Acetic Anhydride [pdf file (6.2MB)]
  3-3 Atomic Structure of the Si(553)-Au Surface at Room Temperature and Low Temperature [pdf file (309KB)]
  3-4 Unoccupied Conduction Band State with Attosecond Electron Delocalization through DNA Backbone
[pdf file (155KB)]
  4. Chemical and Environmental Science
  4-1 X-Ray Absorption Study of Al-Doped ZnO Films: An Alternative to Indium Tin Oxide as a Transparent Conducting Material [pdf file (117KB)]
  4-2 Structural Study of Supported Ruthenium Catalysts for Biomass Transformation to Fuel Gas in Supercritical Water [pdf file (74KB)]
  4-3 In-situ Time-Resolved DXAFS of a Re-Cluster Catalyst for Direct Phenol Synthesis from Benzene and O2 [pdf file (98KB)]
  4-4 Watching Chemical Reactions in Crystalline Molecular Flasks Using Synchrotron X-Rays [pdf file (239KB)]
    4-5 Neutralization of Acidic Sulfur Species by Calcite in Mineral Aerosols Collected in China and Japan Studied by Ca K-Edge X-Ray Absorption Near-Edge Structure Spectroscopy [pdf file (85KB)]
  4-6 Spin-Crossover Dynamics in Solution Studied with a Newly-Developed Picosecond Time-Resolved Fluorescence XAFS Technique [pdf file (259KB)]
  5. Earth Science
    5-1 Crystallization Kinetics of High-Pressure Phases from Amorphous Plagioclase [pdf file (143KB)]
  6. Biological Science
    6-1 The Structural Basis for an Essential Subunit Interaction in Influenza Virus RNA Polymerase [pdf file (323KB)]
    6-2 Mechanism for Selective Cleavage of Lys 63-Linked Polyubiquitin Chains [pdf file (449KB)]
    6-3 Recognition of Hemi-Methylated DNA by the SRA Protein UHRF1 Using a Base-Flipping Mechanism [pdf file (645KB)]
  6-4 Structural Analysis of the Complex between Rab27a and Exophilin4/Slp2-a [pdf file (322KB)]
    6-5 Structural Mechanism of the Microtubule-Activated Nucleotide Exchange of Molecular Motor Kinesin [pdf file (744KB)]
  6-6 Specific Recognition of Linear Polyubiquitin Chains by NF-κB Essential Modulator (NEMO) [pdf file (241KB)]
    6-7 Structures of the MukBEF Complex Mediating Chromosome Compaction [pdf file (350KB)]
    6-8 Visualizing the Breathing Motion of Internal Cavities in Concert with Ligand Migration in Myoglobin [pdf file (182KB)]
  7. Imaging
    7-1 X-Ray Endoscopic Viewing inside the Human Milk Duct – Toward the Establishment of a Novel X-Ray Pathology [pdf file (313KB)]
    7-2 Weak-Beam Method in X-Ray Topography and Observation of Threading Dislocations in 4H-SiC [pdf file (233KB)]
    7-3 High-Speed X-Ray Phase Imaging and Phase Tomography by Talbot Interferometry with White SR [pdf file (113KB)]
  8. Instrumentation and Methodology
    8-1 Ultimate Microscopy for Surface and Nanostructure Analysis [pdf file (440KB)]
    8-2 A Novel Spin-Resolved Photoelectron Spectrometer with a High-Efficiency Spin Polarimeter [pdf file (296KB)]
    8-3 A Fast X-Ray Detector Using a New Organic-Inorganic Perovskite Scintillator [pdf file (214KB)]
  9. Theory
    9-1 Realizing Domain Excitation with High-Energy Photons: Inelastic X-Ray Scattering and Angle-Resolved Photoemission [pdf file (96KB)]
    9-2 Theory for Ultrafast Relaxation Dynamics of Ferroelectric Clusters in Paraelectric BaTiO3 Observed with Pump-Probe Speckle Spectroscopy [pdf file (173KB)]

EXPERIMENTAL FACILITIES [contents:pdf file (256KB)]

  1. Newly Developed Experimental Facilities [pdf file (381KB)]
  2. Newly Developed Experimental Systems [pdf file (568KB)]
  3. Structural Biology Research Center [pdf file (722KB)]
  4. Establishment of Condensed Matter Research Center at the IMSS [pdf file (201KB)]
  5. The ERATO Non-Equilibrium Dynamics Project [pdf file (57KB)]
  6. The Slow Positron Facility [pdf file (46KB)]
  7. Summary of Experimental Stations [pdf file (205KB)]

ACCELERATORS [contents:pdf file(194KB)]

  1. Outline of the Accelerators [pdf file (131KB)]
  2. PF Ring [pdf file (1.6MB)]
  3. PF-AR [pdf file (387KB)]

FUTURE LIGHT SOURCE [contents:pdf file (336KB) ]

  1. The ERL Project [pdf file (1.2MB)]

USERS PROGRAM & OUTREACH ACTIVITIES [contents: pdf file (211KB)]

  1. Experimental Proposals [pdf file (179KB)]
  2. Public Events [pdf file (152KB)]
  3. Workshops and Seminars [pdf file 46KB)]
  4. Graduate School Education [pdf file (47KB)]
  5. International Collaboration [pdf file (28KB)]
  6. International Science Advisory Committee (ISAC) [pdf file (14KB)]
APPENDICES [cover:pdf file (380KB)]
  1. Site and Organization [pdf file (983KB)]
  2. Awards [pdf file (18KB)]
  3. Theses [pdf file (13KB)]
  4. Publication List [pdf file (199KB)]

Photon Factory Activity Report 2008
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