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Beamline 16-ID-B: Sector 16 - Insertion Device Beamline

HP-CAT
Materials Science, GeoScience, Chemistry, Physics

Description

High-pressure x-ray diffraction in diamond anvil cells with microfocused beam and area detectors; on-line laser heating system.

 

Supported Techniques

  • Microdiffraction
  • Single-crystal diffraction
  • High-pressure diamond anvil cell

Beamline Controls and Data Acquisition

Windows XP and Linux workstations; EPICS based applications on VME-based electronics.  Display and control: MEDM, Java, and IDL based software.

Detectors

  • MAR165 CCD
  • MAR345 image plate
  • PILATUS 1MF

Additional Equipment

  • Cryostats
  • Membrane control system
  • On-line Ruby fluorescence system
  • On-line Raman spectrometer
  • On-line double-sided laser heating system

Local Contacts

Name YUE MENG (Laser Heating)
Phone 630.252.0483
Name JESSE S. SMITH
Phone 630.252.0495
Name GUOYIN SHEN
Phone 630.252.0429
Name STANISLAV V. SINOGEIKIN (XRD)
Phone 630.252.4038

Beamline Specs

Source

3.3 Undulator (Undulator A)

Monochromator Type

Si(220)

Energy Range

14-42 keV

Resolution (ΔE/E)

1 x 10 -4

Flux (photons/sec)

1 x 1011 @30 keV

Beam Size (HxV)

Focused

7µm x 5µm

Monochromator Type

Si(111)

Energy Range

14-42 keV

Resolution (ΔE/E)

1 x 10 -4

Flux (photons/sec)

1 x 1011 @30 keV

Beam Size (HxV)

Focused

7µm x 5µm

Monochromator Type

Si(311)

Energy Range

14-42 keV

Resolution (ΔE/E)

1 x 10 -4

Flux (photons/sec)

1 x 1011 @30 keV

Beam Size (HxV)

Focused

7µm x 5µm

For additional information see:
https://hpcat.gl.carnegiescience.edu/

Current Status:

Operational/Accepting General Users

Access Mode:

On-site