ID23-2

Synopsis

ID23-2 is a fixed energy beamline dedicated to MX. ID23-2 offers a standard MX sample environment, but with a focused microbeam (10x4 micron).
Status:  open

Disciplines

  • Life Sciences

Applications

  • Macromolecular crystallography

Techniques

  • MX - macromolecular crystallography
  • Microbeam

Energy range

  • 14.2 - 14.2  keV

Beam size

  • Minimum (H x V) : 10.0 x 4.0  µm²
  • Maximum (H x V) : 10.0 x 4.0  µm²

Sample environments

  • Microdiffractometer MD3Up

Detectors

  • DECTRIS PILATUS3 X 2M

Technical details

This beamline offers diffraction data collection on microcrystalline MX samples and on fine needle MX samples, as well as determination of the region of highest diffraction quality from larger MX samples.