Beamline 4-ID-C

Beamline 4-ID-C is operated by the Magnetic Materials Group in the X-ray Science Division (XSD) of the Advanced Photon Source.

Research on this beamline focuses on the study of magnetic properties interfaces and dillute systems using x-ray spectroscopy techniques at energies between 500 to 2500 eV.

Recent Research Highlights

Into the Vortex: Dynamics in Nanoscale Materials

February 20, 2006

Nanosized magnets are of great interest for their potential applications in new electronic devices. Researchers using beamline 4-ID-C have made some surprising discoveries about the behavior of these materials that may lead to a greater understanding of materials on the nanoscale.

Local Contact: David Keavney

Local Contacts:

David Keavney (XMCD, X-PEEM) 630.252.7893
Richard A. Rosenberg (XPS, XEOL) 630.252.6112
John Freeland (XMCD, XRMS) 630.252.9614

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