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X-ray fluorescence microprobe

 

Scientific disciplines: Environmental science, detector development, low-dose radiation effects in cells

 

GENERAL BEAMLINE INFORMATION

Operational

Yes, but not open to users

Source characteristics

Bend magnet

Energy range

3–20 keV

Monochromator

White light, multilayer mirrors in Kirkpatrick-Baez configuration

Calculated flux (1.9 GeV, 400 mA)

3 x 1010 photons/s at 12.5 keV

Resolving power (E/ΔE)

White light to 30 at 12 keV

Endstations

Large hutch with optical table

Characteristics

X-ray fluorescence analysis of samples with high elemental sensitivity and high spatial resolution

Spatial resolution

10 x 10 µm

Detectors

Silicon drift detector

Spot size at sample

1.0 x 1.2 µm

Sample format

Sample size flexible up to 30 cm x 1 meter depending on configuration.

Sample environment

Air and vacuum

Scientific applications

Trace-element analysis with high spatial resolution (e.g., silicon solar cells, GaN, atmospheric particulates, environmental soil samples, and biological samples)

Scientific disciplines Environmental science, detector development, low-dose radiation effects in cells.

Local contact / Spokesperson

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Advanced Light Source, Berkeley Lab
Phone: (510) 486-5527
Fax: (510) 486-4102

 

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University of California, Davis
Phone: (530) 867-2037
Fax: (530)752-9804

Beamline phone number

(510) 495-2104