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V APTM and APT User Meeting 2021

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Virtual APT&M and APT User Meeting 2021
Monday, September 27 -  Friday, October 1
Virtually: via PNNL and CAMECA. On site: CAMECA

Please join us for the 2021 combined Virtual-APT&M conference hosted by PNNL, and the Virtual Atom Probe Tomography User’s Meeting, hosted by CAMECA. Our goal is to share new techniques, technologies,
and information to further the use of APT in research and industrial applications.

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V APT&M Topics Monday through Wednesday Virtual APT User Meeting Topics Thursday and Friday
Highlights listed below. For a detailed agenda of V APT&M, click here.  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 30
8AM – 11AM, 5PM – 8PM US Central Time
  • E.W. Müller Young Scientist Award
  • Introduction, format review, technical questions, discussion of virtual events in general – what has worked, what has not?
  • APT standards discussion
  • Application Lab tour
  • Opportunities enabled by cryogenic and environmentally controlled APT sample transfer
  • A review of specimen preparation, transfer and storage accessories and consumables (share your home-built innovations with the community
  • APT applications for structural and functional materials, including battery and catalysis applications
  • AP Suite and ACC Automation
  • APT techniques for understanding materials degradation
  • Technical and aspects of high MRP APT and potential applications
  • APT use with minerals and bulk oxides
  • User Facilities – what works and what is a problem – are you over booked or under booked 
  • J.H. Block lecture
  • IFES steering committee elections
 Full V APT&M agenda available here.  FRIDAY, OCTOBER 1
8AM – 1PM, US Central Time
  • Building tour
  • New Helios G5 HX FIB capabilities as well as other capabilities on the other FIB Automation, GIS, VCTM, tEBSD etc.


  • Technical and practical discussion of quantitative hydrogen analysis
  • VCTM

Visit for additional information about Virtual APT&M speakers, agenda, registration, abstracts, award nominations, and more. Click here to download the flyer.