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X-Ray Diffraction

High Speed Powder Diffractometers, Small Angle X-Ray Scattering (SAXS) System, Area Detector Systems for 2-dimensional Diffraction Measurements.

 

Bruker D5005
The D5005 is a powder diffractometer (Bragg – Brentano fixed sample theta-theta geometry) with a scintillation point detector. In addition to the standard data collection geometry other modes are available:  glancing angle, tube scan, detector scan, rocking curve, etc.

 

Bruker D8 Advance
bruker_d8_advance The D8 Advance is a powder diffractometer (Bragg – Brentano fixed tube theta-2theta geometry) with a Vantec-1 linear detector for high-speed data collection. In addition to the standard data collection geometry other modes are available:  glancing angle, tube scan, detector scan, rocking curve, etc.

 

Bruker D2 Phaser
bruker_D2_Phaser The D2 Phaser is a powder diffractometer (Bragg – Brentano fixed sample theta-theta geometry) with a LynxEye linear detector for high-speed data collection. Only standard data mode is available on this instrument.

 

Oxford Diffraction Xcalibur PX Ultra
oxford_XCalibur The XCalibur PX Ultra is a 4-circle (theta, chi, phi and Kappa) diffractometer with a high-speed, low noise, ccd Onyx area detector. The detector is optimized for macromolecular single crystal studies but is equally useful in examining bulk structure in materials such as fibers or films. It is also useful in determining single crystal orientation.  The unit is equipped with an Oxford CryoJet coldstream for sensitive samples.

 

Bruker GADDS
The GADDS is a 3-circle (theta, chi, phi and fixed Kappa) diffractometer with a high-speed multi-wire Hi-Star area detector. The system is optimized for metal samples by the use of a Chromium x-ray source to significantly reduce fluorescence.  The instrument is useful in examining bulk structure in materials such as fibers or films. It is also useful in determining single crystal orientation.

 

Bruker Angle X-ray Scattering (SAXS),  Small 
bruker_nanostar The SAXS examines the scattering from very large structural repeating patterns. The detector is a NanoStar area detector with variable path lengths up to 1 meter. The entire path length is evacuated to remove air scattering. The SAXS has two basic operational modes:  high flux and high resolution. Supplemental hardware allows for sample temperature control, shear measurements, glancing angle SAXS, etc.

 

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