ID15A - Materials Chemistry and Materials Engineering

Synopsis

ID15A is dedicated to applications of high energy X-ray radiation to materials chemistry and engineering.
Status:  open

Disciplines

  • Chemistry
  • Materials and Engineering
  • Cultural Heritage

Applications

  • Solid state chemistry
  • Metallurgy
  • In-situ and operando experiments
  • Batteries, SOFC, catalytic reactors
  • Total scattering
  • High-energy stroboscopic diffraction

Techniques

  • Diffraction contrast tomography
  • Energy dispersive diffraction
  • Imaging, phase-contrast
  • Imaging, pink beam
  • Laminography
  • Pair-distribution function analysis
  • Pump-probe
  • SAXS - small-angle X-ray scattering
  • Time-resolved WAXS
  • X-ray scattering

Energy range

  • 20.0 - 500.0  keV

Beam size

  • Minimum (H x V) : 0.3 x 0.3  µm²
  • Maximum (H x V) : 8.0 x 6.0  mm²

Sample environments

  • Low temperature (1.2K)
  • High temperature (1500K)
  • Gas rigs
  • Electrochemical cycling
  • Strain scanner

Detectors

  • Point detectors
  • Solid state detectors (Ge)
  • Imaging detectors
  • SAXS area detectors
  • WAXS area detectors