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X-Ray Diffractometer

The XRD supports NMSU researchers in the latest materials analysis techniques.

CURRL has three laboratories:

MICS-Microscopic Imaging Core Suite, MMAS-MOLB Molecular Analysis Services, and XRD-X-Ray Diffractometer

PANalytical Empyrean X-Ray Diffractometer

The Empyrean multipurpose diffractometer is an X-ray platform for the analysis of powders, thin films, nanomaterials and solid objects.  The Empyrean uses PIXcel technology, able to be used as a point, line and area detector.

Acquisition funded by a grant from the U. S. Department of Defense Research and Education Program through the Army Research Office.


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XRD Contact Information

Physical Address
X-Ray Diffractometer Lab
Gardiner Hall, Room 254
New Mexico State University
1255 N. Horseshoe Drive
Las Cruces, NM 88003-8001

Mailing Address:
CURRL X-Ray Diffractometer Lab
New Mexico State University
MSC 3CURRL P O Box 30001
Las Cruces, NM 88003-8001