In addition to the major pieces of equipment featured below the facility is fully equipped to handle all common crystallographic experiments, crystal imaging, crystal shipment, and data analysis.
Rigaku Phoenix Liquid Handler
Alchemist II Liquid Handler
Gallery 700 plate hotels (4 and 20 degrees Celsius)
Rigaku Micromax 007HF x-ray generator (Cu anode, 1.54a wavelength)
Left Port : Rigaku Saturn 944+ CCD with ACTOR sample changing robot, AFC-11 experimental station, VariMAX HF optic, X-STREAM2 cryostat
closeup of Rigaku Saturn 944+ CDD with ACTOR sample changing robot
Right Port : R-Axis IV++ detector, VariMAX HR optic, inverted Phi goniostat, and X-STREAM2 cryostat
view closeup of R-Axis IV++ detector
Rigaku Ru-H3R Generator with a R-Axis IV detector, osmic optics, inverted Phi-axis, and oxford cryojet
--photo coming soon
Rigaku LN-40 liquid nitrogen generation and storage system
UNC is a member of SER-CAT, which operates two beamlines
(22-ID and 22-BM) located in the advanced photon source at Argonne National Labs. UNC owns two shares which translates into 288 hours of synchrotron beamtime each year.