Colloids: Association, Stability, Properties and Frontiers
Colloid Characterization Techniques: Scattering techniques (light, X-ray and neutron), Microscopy (electron, cryogenic, AFM), Time-resolved fluorescence, Surface characterization, Molecular Dynamics Simulation
Hands-on activities: Light Scattering, SAXS, Electron Microscopy, Cryogenic Microscopy, Time-Resolved Fluorescence, Surface characterization.

Proposed Schedule  
28 Oct (Sun) 29 Oct (Mon) 30 Oct (Tue) 31 Oct (Wed) 1 Nov (Thu)
  Association Colloids - Lindman Surfactants and Microemulsions - Eastoe Frontiers in Colloids – Lindman, Eastoe Simulation in Colloids - Skaf
Registration Opportunities SP - CNPEM Opportunities SP - UNESP Opportunities SP - São Carlos Opportunities SP - UNICAMP
Opening/Opportunities SP - FAPESP
Brito Cruz (6 pm)
Scattering phenomena – Glatter, Silveira Scattering techniques (SLS, DLS, SAXS) – Glatter, Silveira Electron Microscopy - Leite Cryogenic microscopy - Danino
Welcome Cocktail Flash Presentations Flash Presentations Flash Presentations Flash Presentations

Presentations will describe research activities and opportunities for students and postdocs in the most important research centers in São Paulo.
Flash presentations by the School participants

2 Nov (Fri) 3 Nov (Sat) 4 Nov (Sun) 5 Nov (Mon) 6 Nov (Tue) 7 Nov (Wed)
Visit to USP and time-resolved fluorescence - Quina Poster Session Free Hands On activities (I-IV) Hands On activities (I-IV) SANS - Dreiss
Surface Characterization Techniques - Petri Barbecue Free Hands On activities (I-IV) Hands On activities (I-IV) Closing
Return to Campinas          

Hands-on activities: (I) Light scattering (IQ-UNICAMP), (II) Electron Microscopy (LNNano-CNPEM), (III) Cryogenic Microscopy (LNNano-CNPEM) and (IV) SAXS (LNLS-CNPEM) – including a short visit to the new Brazilian Synchrotron source Sirius (at the CNPEM campus).