Upcoming events

the Open Reflectometry Standards Organisation ORSO annual workshop will take place online from the 7th to the 10th of June 2022.

As with last year, this will primarily be an online meeting, with sessions covering as many time zones as practically possible.

Details of the workshop sessions are here and registration is now open

If you are interested in helping to organise one of these symposia please contact Tom Arnold (ESS). You are also invited to nominate speakers (yes self nominations are welcome) for both the plenary sessions and for the symposia.

Events of Interest to the ORSO community


SXNS16 took place in Jan 2022. A number of the talks from this conference are available from the website and the meeting report is here: Neutron News

Online Seminar series

ChemMatCARS has an Education and Outreach programme including a seminar series (including videos of past talks) and training schools

Schools and training courses in reflectometry and related techniques

Virtual ISIS reflectivity training course November 16th-25th 2021

Historical ORSO Workshops

Each of the ORSO working groups meets in between AGMs to review open issues. These meetings are advertised through the ORSO mailing list.

Past events

Meeting or Workshop Date Place Meeting report
3rd Annual Meeting June 2021 Online Neutron News, SR News
Education and Outreach Sep & Oct 2020 Online  
Reproducibility Sep 2020 Online  
File Formats Sep 2020 Online  
Data Analysis Oct 13th 10-14 (UTC) Online  
2nd Annual Meeting May 2020 Online Neutron News, SR News
The 1st Meeting of ORSO Oct. 2019 Abingdon, UK  

For most recent activities please check github issues for each working group:

If you would like to participate in any of these meetings, sign up to the mailing list or contact the chair of the relevant working group directly.