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Beamline 13-ID-C,D: Sector 13 - Insertion Device Beamline

GSECARS
GeoScience, Environmental Science

Description

Undulator beamline specialized for earth and environmental science research at high pressure and at surface interfaces.

 

Supported Techniques

  • Surface diffraction
  • X-ray standing waves
  • Microdiffraction
  • X-ray absorption fine structure
  • Resonant inelastic x-ray scattering
  • High-pressure diamond anvil cell
  • High-pressure multi-anvil press
  • X-ray emission spectroscopy

Beamline Controls and Data Acquisition

EPICS for instrument and detector control.  SPEC for interface diffraction.  IDL and Python software for single-crystal diffraction, mapping and analysis.

Detectors

  • Canberra 16-element Ge detectors (2)
  • Vortex single-element and 4-element SDD detectors (2)
  • MAR-165 CCD (2)
  • MAR-345 online image plate (1)
  • Dectris Pilatus 100K pixel array detector (2)
  • Princeton Instruments visible light CCDs (6)
  • Dectris Pilatus CdTe 1M pixel array detector (1)
  • Perkin Elmer XRD 1621 Detector

Additional Equipment

  • Newport general purpose diffractometer (13-ID-C)
  • Diamond-anvil cell with double-sided laser heating (13-ID-D)
  • Two 100-watt fiber lasers, 200-watt CO2 lasers
  • Laser Raman system online and in support laboratory; VIS and NIR spectroscopy online and in support lab
  • 1000 ton multi-anvil press with DIA and T-cup tooling
  • 230 ton Paris Edinburgh Press
  • Laser Ultrasonic System in support lab
  • Sample preparation (laser cutting, micromanipulator, polishing, etc.)

Local Contacts

Name PETER J. ENG (Interface Science)
Phone 630.252.0424
Name JOANNE E. STUBBS (Interface Science)
Phone 630.252.0427
Name VITALI B. PRAKAPENKA (Diamond anvil cell )
Phone 630.252.0439
Name YANBIN WANG (Multi-anvil Press)
Phone 630.252.0425
Name TONY YU (Multi-anvil Press)
Phone 630.252.6148

Beamline Specs

Source

3.0 Undulator

Monochromator Type

Si 111

Energy Range

4.9-45 keV

Resolution (ΔE/E)

1 x 10 -4

Flux (photons/sec)

1 x 1013 @10 keV

Beam Size (HxV)

Unfocused

2mm x 1mm

Monochromator Type

Si 111 with small mirror

Energy Range

4.9-45 keV

Resolution (ΔE/E)

1 x 10 -4

Flux (photons/sec)

1 x 1011 @10 keV

Beam Size (HxV)

Focused

2µm x 2µm

Monochromator Type

Si 311

Energy Range

10-75 keV

Monochromator Type

Si 111 with large mirror

Energy Range

4.9-45 keV

Resolution (ΔE/E)

1 x 10 -4

Flux (photons/sec)

1 x 1013 @10 keV

Beam Size (HxV)

Focused

30µm x 30µm

For additional information see:
http://gsecars.uchicago.edu/directories/full/beamlines-at-sector-13

Current Status:

Operational/Accepting General Users

Access Mode:

On-site