Department of Chemistry


The X-ray Diffraction Laboratory maintains one of the best equipped X-ray Diffraction Labs in the world. The lab maintains 3 Micro-focus IuS sources, a Venture PHOTON 2, QUEST PHOTON 2, 2 Bruker single-crystal APEXii CCD Diffractometers, 1 Bruker GADDS/Histar diffractometer, and 4 Bruker powder diffractometers

Instument Status Low Temp Comments
Venture UP 100K Micro-focus Copper source IuS CPAD Photon III detector
Quest UP 100K Micro-focus Molybdenum source IuS CPAD Photon III detector
APEX21 DOWN (CV19) 100K Molybdenum source APEX2 detector
APEX22 UP 100K Micro-focus Copper source IuS and sealed tube Mo CMOS detector
Quest ECO UP 100K Molybdemum source Photon II detector (room 027 Teaque)
POWDER-SA UP RT Bragg-Brentano : Theta/2Theta : Lynxeye Detector
POWDER-LA Up RT-1000C Bragg-Brentano : Theta/2Theta :Lynxeye Detector, MTC oven
POWDER-ECO UP RT Bragg-Brentano : Theta/Theta : Lynxeye Detector XT
POWDER-DAVINCI Up RT Bragg-Brentano and Parallel : Lynxeye Detector XTE
POWDER-ENDEAVOR Up RT Combinatorial analysis : Lynxeye Detector XTE