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Beamline Name Source Min Energy (eV) Max Energy (eV) Status Reasearch Areas Endstations Endstations Name Technique Category Scattering / diffraction techniques Microscopy / imaging techniques Spectroscopy techniques Additional notes Sample Information Primary contact(s) Other beamline staff 
1.4Infrared MicrospectroscopyBend0.031.40Operational; open to general users
  • Applied Sciences
  • Biological Sciences
  • Chemical Sciences
  • Energy Sciences
  • Earth & Environmental Sciences
  • Materials Sciences
  • Physical Sciences
  • 1.4.3
  • 1.4.4
  • Infrared Micro-spectroscopy
  • Infrared Micro-spectroscopy; In-Situ Mass-Spec (in development); Cryostat (variable temp: ~7 -400 K)
  • Spectroscopy
  • Microscopy/Imaging
  • Infrared microscopy
  • Infrared spectroscopy

Hans Bechtel
HABechtel@lbl.gov
510-486-7519

Stephanie Gilbert Corder
SGilbertCorder@lbl.gov
510-486-7039

10.0.1Angle- and Spin-Resolved Photoelectron SpectroscopyU1017350Varies by endstation
  • Applied Sciences
  • Materials Sciences
  • Physical Sciences
  • 10.0.1.1
  • 10.0.1.2
  • High energy resolution spectrometer (HERS): Angle-resolved photoemission
  • Spin- and angle-resolved photoemission from solids (spin-ARPES)
  • Spectroscopy
  • Angle-resolved photoemission spectroscopy (ARPES)
  • Spin-resolved photoemission
  • Scienta-Omicron DA-30 spectrometer with 3D VLEED spin detector; closed-cycle liquid Helium sample refrigeration
  • solid-state crystals, thin films
  • UHV-compatible solids, Omicron plates, vacuum suitcases

Sung-Kwan Mo
SKMo@lbl.gov
510-495-2903

Alexei Fedorov
AVFedorov@lbl.gov
510-486-7521

10.3.2X-Ray Fluorescence Microprobe (XFM)Bend2,10017,000Operational; open to general users
  • Biological Sciences
  • Chemical Sciences
  • Energy Sciences
  • Earth & Environmental Sciences
  • Materials Sciences
  • Spectroscopy
  • Microscopy/Imaging
  • Scattering/Diffraction
  • X-ray microdiffraction
    • X-ray absorption spectroscopy (XAS)
    • X-ray fluorescence spectroscopy (XFS)

    Sirine Fakra
    sfakra@lbl.gov
    510-495-2106

    11.0.1.1PEEM-3 Photoemission Electron MicroscopeEPU51601,800Operational; open to general users
    • Applied Sciences
    • Biological Sciences
    • Chemical Sciences
    • Energy Sciences
    • Earth & Environmental Sciences
    • Materials Sciences
    • Physical Sciences
    • Spectroscopy
    • Microscopy/Imaging
    • Magnetic microscopy
    • Photoemission electron microscopy (PEEM)
    • Magnetic spectroscopy
    • X-ray absorption spectroscopy (XAS)

    Andreas Scholl
    a_scholl@lbl.gov
    510-486-6920

    Padraic Shafer
    PShafer@lbl.gov
    510-486-7102

    11.0.1.2Resonant Soft X-Ray ScatteringEPU51651,500Operational; open to general users
    • Applied Sciences
    • Biological Sciences
    • Chemical Sciences
    • Energy Sciences
    • Earth & Environmental Sciences
    • Materials Sciences
    • Physical Sciences
    • Spectroscopy
    • Scattering/Diffraction
    • Coherent scattering
    • Small-angle x-ray scattering (SAXS)
    • Wide-angle x-ray scattering (WAXS)
    • Grazing-incidence SAXS/WAXS
    • Magnetic scattering
    • Resonant scattering
    • X-ray absorption spectroscopy (XAS)
    • X-ray fluorescence spectroscopy (XFS)

    Cheng Wang
    cwang2@lbl.gov
    510-486-4082

    Arthur (David) Kilcoyne
    ALKilcoyne@lbl.gov
    510-486-4640

    11.0.2Molecular Environmental ScienceEPU51602,000Operational; open to general users
    • Applied Sciences
    • Biological Sciences
    • Chemical Sciences
    • Energy Sciences
    • Earth & Environmental Sciences
    • Materials Sciences
    • Physical Sciences
    • Spectroscopy
    • Microscopy/Imaging
    • Scattering/Diffraction
    • Grazing-incidence SAXS/WAXS
    • Scanning transmission x-ray microscopy (STXM)
    • Ambient-pressure photoemission spectroscopy (APXPS/APPES)
    • X-ray absorption spectroscopy (XAS)

    Hendrik Ohldag
    hohldag@lbl.gov
    510-486-5364

    Monika Blum
    mblum@lbl.gov
    510-495-2234

    Slavomir Nemsak
    snemsak@lbl.gov
    510-486-5188

    Ethan Crumlin
    ejcrumlin@lbl.gov
    510-486-6235

    11.3.1Tender Nano-TomographyBend5,00017,000Restricted access
    • Chemical Sciences
    • Energy Sciences
    • Earth & Environmental Sciences
    • Materials Sciences
    • Physical Sciences
    • Microscopy/Imaging
    • Small-molecule crystallography
    • Tomography

    Alastair MacDowell
    aamacdowell@lbl.gov
    510-486-4276

    Joseph Nichols
    jbnichols@lbl.gov
    925-235-9165

    11.3.2EUV Lithography Photomask Imaging (SHARP)Bend501,000Operational; restricted access
    • Applied Sciences
    • Microscopy/Imaging
    • Full-field x-ray microscopy (XM)

    Patrick Naulleau
    PNaulleau@lbl.gov
    510-486-4529

    Markus Benk
    MPBenk@lbl.gov
    510-486-5680

    Kenneth Goldberg
    KAGoldberg@lbl.gov
    510-495-2261

    12.0.1EUV Lithography Nanopatterning (MET/MET5)U89292Operational; restricted access
    • Materials Sciences
    • 12.0.1.2
    • 12.0.1.4
    • EUV Dose Calibration Tool
    • 0.5 NA EUV Micro-field Exposure Tool (MET5)
    • Microscopy/Imaging
      • 4" Si wafers
      • 8" Si wafers

      Chris Anderson
      cnanderson@lbl.gov
      510-486-7978

      12.0.2Coherent X-Ray ScatteringEPU54001,300Operational; restricted access
      • Materials Sciences
      • Physical Sciences
      • Scattering/Diffraction
      • Coherent scattering
      • Magnetic scattering
      • Resonant scattering

        Sujoy Roy
        sroy@lbl.gov
        510-486-7438

        Sophie Morley
        smorley@lbl.gov
        510-486-6417

        12.2.1Small-Molecule CrystallographySuperbend6,00028,000Operational; open to general users
        • Applied Sciences
        • Chemical Sciences
        • Energy Sciences
        • Materials Sciences
        • Scattering/Diffraction
        • Small-molecule crystallography

        Simon J. Teat
        sjteat@lbl.gov
        510-486-4457

        12.2.2Diffraction Under Non-Ambient ConditionsSuperbend6,00035,000Operational; open to general users
        • Chemical Sciences
        • Energy Sciences
        • Earth & Environmental Sciences
        • Materials Sciences
        • 12.2.2 (ES-1)
        • 12.2.2 (ES-2)
        • HP Single Crystal Diffractometer
        • Powder X-ray diffraction at non-ambient condition, laser heating, in-situ high-temperature non-ambient atmosphere
        • Scattering/Diffraction
        • X-ray diffraction (XRD)
        • Diamond anvil cells (DACs) up to 1kg
        • Samples in diamond anvil cell or capillaries. Other ancillary equipment can be accommodated on a case by case basis

        Martin Kunz
        MKunz@lbl.gov
        510-486-2613

        Bora Kalkan
        bkalkan@lbl.gov
        510-605-0611

         

        12.3.1SIBYLS (Structurally Integrated BiologY for the Life Sciences) MX and SAXSSuperbend5,00017,000Operational; open to general users
        • Biological Sciences
        • Materials Sciences
        • Scattering/Diffraction
        • Small-angle x-ray scattering (SAXS)
        • Protein crystallography (PX)

        Greg Hura
        glhura@lbl.gov
        510-486-5378

        12.3.2MicrodiffractionSuperbend6,00022,000Operational; open to general users
        • Earth & Environmental Sciences
        • Materials Sciences
        • Scattering/Diffraction
        • X-ray microdiffraction

        Nobumichi Tamura
        ntamura@lbl.gov
        510-486-6189

        2.0.1Macromolecular Crystallography (GEMINI)Undulator (unspecified)3,00018,000Under commissioning
        • Biological Sciences
        • Scattering/Diffraction
        • Protein crystallography (PX)
        • Small-molecule crystallography

        Marc Allaire
        mallaire@lbl.gov
        510-495-2926

        Corie Ralston
        cyralston@lbl.gov
        510-486-4299

        2.1National Center for X-Ray Tomography (NCXT)Bend4001,300Operational; open to general users
        • Biological Sciences
        • Microscopy/Imaging
        • Full-field x-ray microscopy (XM)
        • Tomography

        Mark Le Gros
        malegros@lbl.gov
        510-486-6892

        Carolyn Larabell
        calarabell@lbl.gov
        510-486-5890

        Jian-Hua Chen
        jian-huachen@lbl.gov
        510-486-7076

        2.4Synchrotron Infrared Nanospectroscopy (SINS) and ImagingBend0.040.50Operational; open to general users
        • Applied Sciences
        • Biological Sciences
        • Chemical Sciences
        • Energy Sciences
        • Earth & Environmental Sciences
        • Materials Sciences
        • Physical Sciences
        • 2.4.1
        • 2.4.2
        • Synchrotron Infrared Nano-Spectroscopy
        • Infrared Microspectroscopic Imaging
        • Spectroscopy
        • Microscopy/Imaging
        • Infrared microscopy
        • Infrared spectroscopy
        • This instrument is currently only available with the internal globar source. Please talk to the beamline staff to discuss your science needs.
        • Samples must be AFM compatible

        Hans Bechtel
        HABechtel@lbl.gov
        510-486-7519

        Stephanie Gilbert Corder
        SGilbertCorder@lbl.gov
        510-486-7039

        3.2.1LIGABend2,00015,000Operational; restricted access
        • Applied Sciences
        • Biological Sciences
        • Microscopy/Imaging
        • X-Ray Footprinting

            Andrew Doran
            adoran@lbl.gov
            510-495-2845

             

            3.3.1X-Ray FootprintingBend2,00012,000Under development
            • Biological Sciences
            • X-Ray Footprinting

                Corie Ralston
                cyralston@lbl.gov
                510-486-4299

                3.3.2General X-Ray Testing StationBend4,00020,000Operational; restricted access
                • Applied Sciences
                • Materials Sciences
                • Spectroscopy
                • Microscopy/Imaging
                • Scattering/Diffraction
                • X-ray diffraction (XRD)
                • Full-field x-ray microscopy (XM)
                • X-ray absorption spectroscopy (XAS)

                Alastair MacDowell
                aamacdowell@lbl.gov
                510-486-4276

                Chris Rosen

                CJRosen@lbl.gov
                510-486-5651

                 

                4.0.2Magnetic Spectroscopy and ScatteringEPU54001,500Operational; open to general users
                • Applied Sciences
                • Materials Sciences
                • Physical Sciences
                • Vector Magnet
                • Resonant X-Ray Scattering
                • Superconducting Vector Magnet
                • X-ray detected ferromagnetic resonance (XFMR)
                • Spectroscopy
                • Scattering/Diffraction
                • Magnetic scattering
                • Resonant scattering
                • Magnetic spectroscopy
                • X-ray absorption spectroscopy (XAS)
                • X-ray magnetic circular dichroism (XMCD); x-ray magnetic linear dichroism (XMLD); orbital polarization and interface studies. Magnetic fields up to 0.5 T in any direction; Sample temperature 15-750 K; electron yield, fluorescence yield, and luminescence yield detection, plus transmission mode
                • Resonant soft x-ray diffraction (RSXD); x-ray resonant magnetic reflectometry (XRMR); resonant elastic x-ray scattering (REXS). Sample temperature 15-320 K; Detectors: Photodiode (7 decades) or CCD (16-bit); 2-theta: 0 - 160 deg, incidence: 0 - 180 deg; chi: 0 - 90 deg; Optional magnetic field: ~0.3 T out-of-plane OR ~0.1 T in-plane
                • Magnetic fields up to 4 T in any direction; Sample temperature 15-300 K; electron yield and luminescence yield detection
                • Coplanar RF waveguide 0.5–4 GHz; Magnetic field up to 0.5 T; Sample temperature 20–320 K; Luminescence yield detection; Transverse FMR, sensitive to phase of precession
                • Solid samples
                • Solid samples
                • Solid samples
                • Thin films on luminescent substrates (e.g., Al2O3, MgO)

                Padraic Shafer
                PShafer@lbl.gov
                510-486-7102

                Christoph Klewe
                CKlewe@lbl.gov
                510-486-6692

                4.0.3High-Resolution Spectroscopy of Complex Materials (MERLIN)EPU910150Operational; open to general users
                • Applied Sciences
                • Energy Sciences
                • Materials Sciences
                • Spectroscopy
                • Scattering/Diffraction
                • Resonant inelastic x-ray scattering (RIXS)
                • Angle-resolved photoemission spectroscopy (ARPES)
                • X-ray absorption spectroscopy (XAS)
                • X-ray emission spectroscopy (XES)

                Yi-De Chuang (RIXS and battery endstation)
                ychuang@lbl.gov
                510-495-2328

                Jonathan Denlinger (ARPES)
                JDDenlinger@lbl.gov
                510-486-5648

                4.2.2Macromolecular Crystallography (MBC)Superbend7,00015,000Operational; open to general users
                • Biological Sciences
                • Scattering/Diffraction
                • Protein crystallography (PX)

                Jay Nix
                jcnix@lbl.gov
                707-567-7535

                Jessica Jasner
                mbc.jasner@gmail.com

                5.0.1Macromolecular Crystallography (BCSB)Wiggler12,70012,700Operational; open to general users
                • Biological Sciences
                • Scattering/Diffraction
                • Protein crystallography (PX)

                Marc Allaire
                mallaire@lbl.gov
                510-495-2621

                Corie Ralston
                cyralston@lbl.gov
                510-495-2594

                5.0.2Macromolecular Crystallography (BCSB)Wiggler5,00016,000Operational; open to general users
                • Biological Sciences
                • Scattering/Diffraction
                • Protein crystallography (PX)

                Marc Allaire
                mallaire@lbl.gov
                510-495-2621

                Corie Ralston
                cyralston@lbl.gov
                510-495-2594

                5.0.3Macromolecular Crystallography (BCSB)Wiggler12,70012,700Operational; open to general users
                • Biological Sciences
                • Scattering/Diffraction
                • Protein crystallography (PX)

                Marc Allaire
                mallaire@lbl.gov
                510-495-2621

                Corie Ralston
                cyralston@lbl.gov
                510-495-2594

                5.3.2.1Scanning Transmission X-Ray Microscopy (STXM)Bend6002,000Restricted access
                • Applied Sciences
                • Energy Sciences
                • Earth & Environmental Sciences
                • Materials Sciences
                • Spectroscopy
                • Microscopy/Imaging
                • Scanning transmission x-ray microscopy (STXM)
                • Ptychography
                • X-ray absorption spectroscopy (XAS)

                David Kilcoyne

                ALKilcoyne@lbl.gov

                510.486.4640

                5.3.2.2Polymer Scanning Transmission X-Ray Microscopy (STXM)Bend250780Operational; open to general users
                • Applied Sciences
                • Biological Sciences
                • Chemical Sciences
                • Energy Sciences
                • Earth & Environmental Sciences
                • Materials Sciences
                • Physical Sciences
                • Spectroscopy
                • Microscopy/Imaging
                • Scanning transmission x-ray microscopy (STXM)
                • X-ray absorption spectroscopy (XAS)

                Matthew Marcus
                mamarcus@lbl.gov
                510-486-7604

                David Shapiro
                dashapiro@lbl.gov
                510-486-7628

                5.4Synchrotron Infrared Nanospectroscopy (SINS) and MicrospectroscopyBend0.051.40Operational; open to general users
                • Applied Sciences
                • Biological Sciences
                • Chemical Sciences
                • Energy Sciences
                • Earth & Environmental Sciences
                • Materials Sciences
                • Physical Sciences
                • 5.4.1
                • 5.4.2
                • 5.4.3
                • SINS
                • Infrared Micro-Spectroscopy
                • Ultra-High Spectral Resolution IR Spectroscopy
                • Spectroscopy
                • Microscopy/Imaging
                • Infrared microscopy
                • Infrared spectroscopy
                • Spectral resolution < 0.001 cm-1; Currently available with internal sources
                • must be AFM compatible

                Hans Bechtel
                HABechtel@lbl.gov
                510-486-7519

                Stephanie Gilbert Corder
                SGilbertCorder@lbl.gov
                510-486-7039

                6.0.1Energy, Catalytic, and Chemical Science (AMBER)U32502,500Under commissioning
                • Chemical Sciences
                • Energy Sciences
                • Earth & Environmental Sciences
                • Materials Sciences
                • Spectroscopy
                • Scanning transmission x-ray microscopy (STXM)
                • Resonant inelastic x-ray scattering
                • X-ray absorption spectroscopy (XAS)
                • X-ray emission spectroscopy (XES)
                • X-ray fluorescence spectroscopy (XFS)

                Jinghua Guo
                jguo@lbl.gov
                510-495-2230

                Per-Anders Glans
                PAGlans@lbl.gov
                510-486-7336

                6.0.2Double-Dispersion RIXS (QERLIN)EPU3.52901,500Under development
                • Materials Sciences
                • Physical Sciences
                • Spectroscopy
                • Scattering/Diffraction
                • Resonant inelastic x-ray scattering (RIXS)
                • X-ray absorption spectroscopy (XAS)
                • X-ray emission spectroscopy (XES)

                Yi-De Chuang
                ychuang@lbl.gov
                510-495-2328

                6.1.2Full-Field Transmission Soft X-Ray MicroscopyBend3001,000Operational; open to general users
                • Applied Sciences
                • Energy Sciences
                • Materials Sciences
                • Physical Sciences
                • Microscopy/Imaging
                • Magnetic microscopy
                • Full-field x-ray microscopy (XM)
                • Tomography

                Mi-Young Im
                mim@lbl.gov
                510-486-6902

                Seno Rekawa
                sbrekawa@lbl.gov
                510-486-6622

                6.3.1Magnetic Spectroscopy/Materials ScienceBend2502,000Operational; open to general users
                • Energy Sciences
                • Materials Sciences
                6.3.1Magnetic Spectroscopy and Mapping
                • Spectroscopy
                • Magnetic spectroscopy
                • X-ray absorption spectroscopy (XAS)
                Solid materials: e.g. single crystals, thin films, and powders in total electron yield (TEY), luminescence yield, or transmission mode

                Alpha N’Diaye
                atndiaye@lbl.gov
                510-486-5926

                6.3.2Calibration, Optics Testing, SpectroscopyBend251,300Operational; open to general users
                • Materials Sciences
                • Spectroscopy

                  Eric Gullikson
                  EMGullikson@lbl.gov
                  510-486-6646

                  Julia Meyer-Ilse
                  jmeyer-ilse@lbl.gov
                   

                  7.0.1.1COSMIC ScatteringEPU3.82502,500Under commissioning
                  • Applied Sciences
                  • Biological Sciences
                  • Chemical Sciences
                  • Energy Sciences
                  • Earth & Environmental Sciences
                  • Materials Sciences
                  • Physical Sciences
                  • Scattering/Diffraction
                  • Coherent scattering
                  • Resonant scattering

                  Sujoy Roy
                  sroy@lbl.gov
                  510-486-7438
                  510-495-2107

                  Sophie Morley
                  smorley@lbl.gov
                  510-486-6417

                  7.0.1.2COSMIC ImagingEPU3.82502,500Operational; open to general users
                  • Applied Sciences
                  • Biological Sciences
                  • Chemical Sciences
                  • Energy Sciences
                  • Earth & Environmental Sciences
                  • Materials Sciences
                  • Physical Sciences
                  • Spectroscopy
                  • Microscopy/Imaging
                  • Scanning transmission x-ray microscopy (STXM)
                  • Ptychography
                  • Tomography
                  • X-ray absorption spectroscopy (XAS)

                  David Shapiro
                  dashapiro@lbl.gov
                  510-486-7628

                  7.0.2Quantum Materials Growth and Electronic Structure (MAESTRO)EPU7201,000Operational; open to general users
                  • Applied Sciences
                  • Energy Sciences
                  • Materials Sciences
                  • Physical Sciences
                  • 7.0.2.1
                  • 7.0.2.2
                  • 7.0.2.3
                  • microARPES (µARPES)
                  • nanoARPES (nARPES)
                  • LEEM/PEEM
                  • Spectroscopy
                  • Microscopy/Imaging
                  • Photoemission electron microscopy (PEEM)
                  • Scanning photoemission spectroscopy (SPEM)
                  • Scanning transmission x-ray microscopy (STXM)
                  • Angle-resolved photoemission spectroscopy (ARPES)
                  • Photoelectron spectroscopy
                  • X-ray absorption spectroscopy (XAS)
                  • LEED; detachable evaporator; Au, alkali metal deposition; sputtering
                  • In-situ heating and sample growth; LEEM capability
                  • samples 10 μm to 25 mm; resistive or ebeam heating
                  • samples must be prepared in external chamber and transferred in vacuo
                  • 9 mm max diameter (will upgrade later to Omicron holders)

                  Aaron Bostwick
                  abostwick@lbl.gov

                   

                  Eli Rotenberg
                  erotenberg@lbl.gov

                  Chris Jozwiak
                  cmjozwiak@lbl.gov

                  7.3.1High-Pressure In Situ Soft X-Ray Spectroscopy (HPISX)Bend2501,400Operational; open to general users
                  • Chemical Sciences
                  • Energy Sciences
                  • Earth & Environmental Sciences
                  • Materials Sciences
                  • Spectroscopy
                  • X-ray absorption spectroscopy (XAS)

                  Jinghua Guo
                  jguo@lbl.gov
                  510-495-2230

                  Xuefei Feng
                  XuefeiFeng@lbl.gov
                  510-486-4845

                  7.3.3Small- and Wide-Angle X-Ray Scattering (SAXS / WAXS / GISAXS)Bend10,00010,000Operational; open to general users
                  • Applied Sciences
                  • Biological Sciences
                  • Chemical Sciences
                  • Energy Sciences
                  • Earth & Environmental Sciences
                  • Materials Sciences
                  • Physical Sciences
                  • Scattering/Diffraction
                  • Small-angle x-ray scattering (SAXS)
                  • Wide-angle x-ray scattering (WAXS)
                  • Grazing-incidence SAXS/WAXS
                  • X-ray diffraction (XRD)

                  Eric Schaible
                  eschaible@lbl.gov
                  510-495-2665

                  Chenhui Zhu
                  chenhuizhu@lbl.gov
                  510-486-4395

                  8.0.1Surface and Materials Science (RIXS)U5801,250Operational; open to general users
                  • Applied Sciences
                  • Chemical Sciences
                  • Energy Sciences
                  • Earth & Environmental Sciences
                  • Materials Sciences
                  • Physical Sciences
                  • 8.0.1.1
                  • 8.0.1.2
                  • 8.0.1.3
                  • 8.0.1.4
                  • iRIXS
                  • Beamline 8.0 Open Port
                  • qRIXS
                  • wetRIXS
                  • Spectroscopy
                  • Scattering/Diffraction
                  • Resonant inelastic x-ray scattering (RIXS)
                  • X-ray absorption spectroscopy (XAS)
                  • X-ray emission spectroscopy (XES)
                  • X-ray fluorescence spectroscopy (XFS)
                  • Online Manual: http://bl8.lbl.gov/
                  • This is an open port to host rollup endstations/users
                  • UHV-compatible samples; up to 2 cm in diameter; 5-mm diameter optimal
                  • Endstation dependent
                  • solid state samples
                  • Solid, liquid, gas, static cells, flow cells

                  Wanli Yang
                  WLYang@lbl.gov
                  510-486-4989

                  Jinghua Guo
                  JGuo@lbl.gov
                  510-495-2230

                  Yi-Sheng Liu
                  ysliu2@lbl.gov
                  510-486-7831

                  Yi-de Chuang
                  ychuang@lbl.gov
                  510-495-2328

                  8.2.1Macromolecular Crystallography (BCSB/HHMI)Superbend6,00018,000Operational; open to general users
                  • Applied Sciences
                  • Biological Sciences
                  • Energy Sciences
                  • Materials Sciences
                  • Scattering/Diffraction
                  • Protein crystallography (PX)

                  Marc Allaire
                  mallaire@lbl.gov
                  510-495-2621

                  Corie Ralston
                  cyralston@lbl.gov
                  510-495-2594

                  8.2.2Macromolecular Crystallography (BCSB/HHMI)Superbend6,00018,000Operational; open to general users
                  • Applied Sciences
                  • Biological Sciences
                  • Chemical Sciences
                  • Energy Sciences
                  • Materials Sciences
                  • Scattering/Diffraction
                  • Protein crystallography (PX)

                  Marc Allaire
                  mallaire@lbl.gov
                  510-495-2621

                  Corie Ralston
                  cyralston@lbl.gov
                  510-495-2594

                  8.3.1Macromolecular Crystallography (TomAlberTron)Superbend5,00017,000Operational; open to general users
                  • Biological Sciences
                  • 8.3.1
                  • 8.3.1 In-Situ
                  • Tom-Alber-Tron
                  • In-Situ Tray Goniometer
                  • Scattering/Diffraction
                  • Protein crystallography (PX)
                  • Small-molecule crystallography
                  • X-ray diffraction (XRD)
                  • User-changeable motorized collimators: 100, 75 50, 30 20 microns diameter

                    Goniometer is fast air-bearing spindle capable of "true" MAD with round-robin inverse beam and wavelength changes

                    Sample Manipulator Huber XYZ stage 1.1 micron rms sphere of confusion

                  • Sample temperature adjustable from 100-300K

                    "Cool Hand Luke" Robot accepts all major pin types (Hampton, Yale, SPINE, etc.) and lengths (10-24 mm) and supports "delayed data collection mode" where data collection runs are deferred to the end of the shift. This robot does not work directly with cassettes because hand-mounting of samples in the mini-hutch is faster than any robot.

                  • All SBS compliant crystallization trays supported

                    Thin-walled in-situ ready trays such as in-situ-1 highly recommended

                    Ambient temperature only currently supported

                  James Holton
                  JMHolton@lbl.gov
                  510-928-5556

                  George Meigs
                  GMeigs@lbl.gov
                  510-520-1423

                  8.3.2Tomography (micro-CT)Superbend6,00043,000Operational; open to general users
                  • Applied Sciences
                  • Biological Sciences
                  • Chemical Sciences
                  • Energy Sciences
                  • Earth & Environmental Sciences
                  • Materials Sciences
                  • Physical Sciences
                  • Microscopy/Imaging
                  • Tomography

                  Dula Parkinson
                  dyparkinson@lbl.gov
                  510-289-0897

                  Harold Barnard
                  hbar@lbl.gov
                  510-486-4318

                  Alastair MacDowell
                  aamacdowell@lbl.gov
                  510-486-4276

                  9.0Chemical TransformationsU107.50750Varies by endstation
                  • Chemical Sciences
                  • Energy Sciences
                  • Materials Sciences
                  • Physical Sciences
                  • 9.0.1
                  • 9.0.2
                  • Soft X-ray branch, open port. Photon energy 15-750 eV
                  • Vacuum Ultraviolet (VUV) branch, 4 open ports. Photon energy 7.5-24 eV
                  • Spectroscopy
                  • Mass spectrometry
                  • Photoelectron spectroscopy
                  • X-ray absorption spectroscopy (XAS)
                  • Soft X-ray branch delivers 15-750 eV photons with resolving power up to 7000. Current VMI endstation can perform XPS and NEXAFS on gas-phase unsupported nanoparticles
                  • Two open ports deliver monochromatized light, two - undulator radiation. Different endstations can be attached to open ports. Most of them use mass-spectrometry to collect photoionization curves of unknown gas-phase species.
                  • Gas-phase samples

                  Oleg Kostko
                  okostko@lbl.gov
                  510-486-7706

                  Bruce Rude
                  bruce_rude@lbl.gov
                  510-495-2476

                  Kevin Wilson
                  krwilson@lbl.gov
                  510-495-2474

                  Musahid (Musa) Ahmed
                  mahmed@lbl.gov
                  510-486-6355

                  9.3.1Tender X-Ray SpectroscopyBend2,3206,000Varies by endstation
                  • Applied Sciences
                  • Chemical Sciences
                  • Energy Sciences
                  • Earth & Environmental Sciences
                  • Materials Sciences
                  • Physical Sciences
                  • 9.3.1.1
                  • 9.3.1.2
                  • Tender APXPS
                  • HAXPES (Hard X-ray Photoemission Spectroscopy)
                  • Spectroscopy
                  • Ambient-pressure photoemission spectroscopy (APXPS/APPES)
                  • X-ray absorption spectroscopy (XAS)
                  • In-situ X-ray reflectivity
                  • Pressures: < 20 Torr, solid/liquid and solid/solid interface XPS
                  • up to 10x10 mm^2

                  Ethan Crumlin
                  ejcrumlin@lbl.gov
                  510-486-6235

                  Slavomir Nemsak
                  SNemsak@lbl.gov
                  510-486-5188

                  Monika Blum
                  mblum@lbl.gov
                  510-495-2234

                  9.3.2Ambient-Pressure Soft X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (S-APXPS)Bend200900Operational; open to general users
                  • Applied Sciences
                  • Chemical Sciences
                  • Energy Sciences
                  • Earth & Environmental Sciences
                  • Materials Sciences
                  • Physical Sciences
                  Soft X-ray APXPS
                  • Spectroscopy
                  • Ambient-pressure photoemission spectroscopy (APXPS/APPES)
                  • X-ray absorption spectroscopy (XAS)
                  ideal sizes are between 7–10 mm in diameter

                  Slavomir Nemsak
                  SNemsak@lbl.gov
                  510-486-5188

                  Ethan Crumlin
                  ejcrumlin@lbl.gov
                  510-486-6235

                  Monika Blum
                  mblum@lbl.gov
                  510-495-2234

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