The 5th DTTG Workshop will take place from 25 February to 1 March 2013 at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Campus North.
The workshop focuses on the needs of graduate students and PhD students in the field of clay science. The workshop is also open for scientists and people working in industry who are interested in clay science. The workshop will be consisting of theoretical lectures and laboratory exercises.
Topics of the workshop are: Different aspects of XRD of clay minerals including QPA with the Rietveld method, physicochemical properties of clay minerals and their quantification (CEC, charge, surface), simultaneous thermal analysis and aspects of sorption and water binding processes.
The number of participants is limited to 15 persons. Therefore you are asked to submit your application asap by e-mail with a short description of your field of work, status (student etc.) together with a short essay about your motivation to participate in the workshop.
Confirmation and detailed information to the program, travel etc. will be sent after registration deadline. Registration deadline is the 30 October 2012.
The fees include workshop material, coffee breaks and workshop dinner and amounts for:
Students 250,- €
Scientists (University or Governmental Organizations) 500,- €
Industry 1000,- €
Members of DTTG or DBG receive a reduction of 20% of the full fees.