neutron scattering society of america

The Neutron Scattering Society of America (NSSA) was formed in 1992 and is an organization of persons who have an interest in neutron scattering research in a wide spectrum of disciplines.

This web site is intended to provide information about the NSSA, to highlight upcoming meetings and other activities of the Society, and to list links to neutron laboratories and resource information.

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  • Presently the NSSA has more than 1000 members from 26 countries.

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ACNS a Great Success!
Post Date: September 17th, 2014

The 7th American Conference on Neutron Scattering (ACNS) was held in Knoxville, Tennessee, June 1–5, 2014 and drew 440 attendees. A Neutron News article has been published summarizing the meeting. A collection of photos from the conference can be found at the ORNL Neutron Sciences flickr site.

Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero welcomed ACNS attendees
Post Date: June 9th, 2014

Local Knoxville media coverage of the American Conference on Neutron Scattering:

1. Atomic City Underground: http://knoxblogs.com/atomiccity/2014/06/02/neutron-gathering-knoxville/

2. WBIR (Channel 10): http://www.wbir.com/media/cinematic/video/9935303/hundreds-attend-neutron-scattering-conference/  (interview with Kate Ross and Alan Tennant)