Equipment

Diffractometers: Technical Information

SmartLab

Rigaku SmartLab Diffractometer
3kW Cu Kα source
Cross Beam Optics (CBO) for parallel beam and Bragg-Brentano configurations
In-plane arm for the detector
Scintillation Counter and D/Tex Ultra detectors
Ge(220)x2 and Ge(220)x4 monochrmator and analyzer
10 position sample chamber
SAXS slit and vacuum beam path
Guidance software for automatic alignment and measurement
Horizontal sample mount


D8_Discover

Bruker-AXS D8 Discover Diffractometer
Cu Kα source
Vantec-500 area detector and Scintillation counter
Centric 1/4-circle Eulerian cradle
Anton-Paar domed hot stage (DHS 900)
Laser/video sample-alignment system
Parallel beam geometry with Göbel mirror
Dual-beam path analyzer module
Capillary diffraction
Spatial scan of sample
Vertical sample mount


Empyrean

PANalytical Empyrean Diffractometer:
3 kW Cu Kα source
Bragg-Brentano focusing geometry
PIXcel 3D detector
45 position Automatic Sample Changer
Horizontal sample mount


Rigaku

Rigaku D/Max-B Diffractometer:
1.8 kW Co Kα source
Vertical sample mount
Bragg-Brentano focusing
Scintillation counter


Multiflex

Rigaku Multiflex Diffractometer:
2 kW Cu Kα source
Bragg-Brentano focusing
Horizontal sample mount
Diffracted beam monochromator


SmartApex

Bruker Photon Single Crystal Diffractometer:
Mo Kα radiation
Graphite monochromator with pinhole collimator
Fixed Chi, 3-axis goniometer
Photon 100 CMOS detector
Oxford Instruments Cryostream cooler for 100 – 500 K