News from X-ray CF:

2021/10/30: New detector on PX diffractometer

On Saturday 2021/10/30 we have successfully completed the acceptance tests carried out within the installation of the new X-ray detector of the PX diffractometer.

2021/10/22: New detector for SAXS camera

We have completed the upgrade (installation of a new Rigaku HiPix-3000 X-ray detector) of the SAXS camera.

2021/10/20: PX diffractometer upgrade

2021/10/20: We have just started the installation of the PX diffractometer upgrade.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              

2021/10/01: SAXS methodology: outage from 2021/10/18 to 2021/10/22

2021/10/01: BioSAXS will be out of service from 2021/10/18 to 2021/10/22 for detector upgrade.

2021/09/27: CF Day Meeting

2021/09/27: CF Day Meeting : Join us during CF Day, where all eleven CEITEC MU Core Facilities will be presented. Each CF will have 30 min. slot to present their services, training, user rules, new instrumentation, and other important information for users. The physical meeting will take place in meeting room E35/211, and it will also be possible to connect online via Zoom.                                                                  

2021/09/20: Install of an upgrade

2021/09/20: During the second half of October 2021, we expect to replace the BioSAXS detector and install of a comprehensive upgrade of the robotic macromolecular diffractometer. Components of both upgrades are already in UKB.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           

Head of Core Facility

Jaromír Marek, Ph.D.
Jaromír Marek, Ph.D.
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