Powder X-Ray Diffraction


Instrument information

Brand : PANalytical
Brief description:
With the Empyrean, PANalytical has set the new standard for a multipurpose diffractometer. In developing the ultimate X-ray platform for the analysis of powders, thin films, nanomaterials and solid objects, the PANalytical R&D team has redesigned all key components of the X-ray diffractometer from the ground up. (website)
Location: XRD Laboratory, FD5, Ground Floor, New Chemistry Building
Person in charge:

Supervisor: Dr. Siti Nadiah Abdul Halim / Dr. Low Yun Yee
Science Officer : Mr. Muhammad Fauzan (Phone no.: +603-79672685)

Sample requirement:
This instrument can accept samples in Powder, Thin film, Bulk
Limitations are varies for every running test as:
1. Powder analysis-Sample must be powder
2. Thin film-Sample must be solid with thickness of coating minimum 20 micron
3. High temp. measurement-Cannot control cooling rate
-Result will have Pt peak as a result of using Pt sample stage
-Heat from room temperature to 1400 °C

Application Form:

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Contact Details

Chemistry Department, Faculty of Science,
University of Malaya,
50603 Kuala Lumpur

Phone number: +603-79674252
Fax number: +603-7967 4193
Email: ketua_kimia@um.edu.my


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