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Synchrotron Instruments

The table below documents the measurement capabilities at four different synchrotron beamlines that may be suitable for investigating the properties of multiferroics.

  I11 Diamond XMaS ESRF ID20 ESRF ID31 ESRF
Magnetic Field
Electric Field
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PE Loops
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Impedance Spectroscopy
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?
?
?
High resolution PD (multiple analyser bank)
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The basic operating specifications of each beamline are as follows:

  I11 Diamond XMaS ESRF ID20 ESRF ID31 ESRF
Energy Range (keV) 5 − 30 2.3 − 15 3 − 30 6 − 62
Energy resolution 1.5 x 10-4 at 10 keV 1.74 x 10-4  < 1 x 10-4  1.5 x 10-4 at 10 keV
Beamsize (mm v and h) ~ 0.8 x ~ 5 < 0.5 x 0.5
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0.1 - 1.0 x 0.1 - 2.5
Flux at sample \left(ph\,s^{-1}0.01\%bw\right) 1 x 1013 @10 kEV 300mA 3 x 1012 @10 kEV 200mA
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3 x 1012 @30 keV, 200mA
Available sample environments Furnaces
Humidity chamber
DSC
Hot air blower
He Cryostat
ASI cryostat
Oxford Cryosystem 700+ cryostream)
CCR
Cryofurnace
He 4 ILL Joule Thomson Cryostat
He 3 ILL Joule Thomson Cryostat
1 Tesla Electromagnet
4 Tesla Superconducting Magnet
Cryostat (Orange, Mini Orange and Oxford)
Displex (APD, Azimuth and H3)
Furnace
Cryofurnace
Pressure cell
Liquid He flow cryostat
Oxford cyrosystems cryostream
Hot air blower
Mirror furnace
50 sample robotic sample changer
Translation stages
Gas cells 50mW 532nm (green) laser
Detectors MAC detectors (up to 45 channels)
PSD (90 degree aperture)
Scintillation detectors
Ge solid state detector & MCA
Si drift diode
Avalanche photodiodes
Mar 165 CCD detector
Si photodiodes
Ion chambers
Scintillation detectors
Si PIN-Diode
Si avalanche photodiodes
Si solid state detector
Si photodiode
Ionization chamber
9-channel Si-111 multi-analyser stage using LaCl3 scintillators
Avalanche photodiode detectors


Weblinks

I11 - High resolution powder diffaction [1]

BM28 ESRF - XMaS, The UK-CRG [2]

ID20 ESRF - Magnetic scattering beamline [3]

ID31 ESRF - The high-resolution powder-diffraction beamline [4]