Equipment

General Support Equipment

glovebox
Argon Glovebox

  An argon inert atmosphere glovebox is available for sample manipulations. Access to other synthesis, processing, and characterization tools available on a case-by-case basis.

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Wire Saw
Wire saw

  STX-202A diamond wire saw for precision  
  cutting of oriented single crystals with 0.5-degree accuracy.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

diamond blade saw
Diamond Blade Saw

 

Crystal Systems diamond wire saw for precision cutting of oriented single crystals with 0.5-degree accuracy.

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Polisher
Polisher

South Bay Technology polisher/grinder for processing samples prior to characterization (e.g., SEM micrograph acquisition) and physical properties measurements (e.g., resistance vs. temperature).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

SEM
Scanning Electron Microscope

SEM with EDS option: JEOL JSM-IT100 SEM for micrograph acquisition with EDS attachment for elemental mapping.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Instrument Scientist:
W. Adam Phelan, Ph.D.
Bulk Crystal Growth Facilities at Johns Hopkins University