X-ray Diffractometer

Rigaku SmartLab

Technical Features:

  • Powder samples and thin films -Horizontal sample mounting
  • Bragg-Brentano (theta-theta) and parallel beam (grazing incidence) geometry
  • Cu KAlpha line
  • 3 kW X-Ray generator
  • Bent/flat switchable receiving graphite monochromator
  • Rotating sample plate
  • 4″ wafer sample plate; maximum thickness-1 mm
  • Scanning range: -3 Deg-160 Deg (2theta equivalent)
  • Minimum step width-0.0001 Deg.
  • Variable slit widths
  • Goniometer radius : 300 mm
  • Scintillation counter and semiconductor detector

Sample requirement guidelines:

  1. The sample can be sent in the form of
    • Powder
      • Amount of the Sample: 5mg-10mg.
    • Thin film or Solid piece
      • Dimension of the sample: 10X10mm2 to 20X20mm2
  2. Possible 2theta Range: 0o-160o
  3. Default step degree: 0.1o