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Panda Usage: Panda Usage Policy Link to Panda scheduling system
Safety: Access Form X-Ray Safety Manual

 

News

28 Feb 2020, 1pm: Hands-on intro session on Panda (Chemistry)
19 Feb 2020, 1pm: Hands-on intro session on Panda (Engineering)
27-29 Aug 2019: Rigaku inspection of SuperNova
26 Jul 2019, 1pm: Hands-on intro session on Panda
5 Jul 2019: Safety/intro training
23 May 2019, 2-4pm: Hands-on intro session on Panda
21 May 2019: Safety/intro training
16 May 2019: Panda has been fixed and will be available from tomorrow
16 May 2019: Safety/intro training
3 May 2019: Panda is down until further notice
23 Apr 2019: Safety/intro training
18 Jan 2019: Safety/intro training
12 Nov 2018: Safety/intro training
8 Nov 2018: X-Ray Safety Manual and new Access Form posted
6 Nov 2018: Safety/intro training
25 Oct 2018: Safety/intro training
18 Jun 2018: Panda Usage Policy has been updated
14&15 Jun 2018, 2-4pm: Hands-on intro sessions on Panda
14 Jun 2018: Safety/intro training
22 May 2018: SuperNova is down until further notice (major problems)
1,2,10 May 2018: Safety/intro training
30 Apr 2018: Panda is functional now and will be available to users after proper training and registering an account. SuperNova is not available
27 Feb 2018: XRF moved back to the X-lab
30 Jan - 2 Feb 2018: Rigaku service on SuperNova
23 Dec 2017: SuperNova is broken and down until further notice
24 Apr 2017: Room vacated for renovations
20-23 Apr 2017: Packing and moving to swing space
4 Apr 2017: Service on Panda (install gauges)
29 Mar 2017: Ceiling demolition in MACN-343 after 6pm
20 Mar 2017: Low-T
20 Feb 2017: Low-T
23 Jan 2017: Low-T
9 Jan 2017: Low-T on Panda
21 Nov 2016: Low-T
15 Sep 2016: Low-T
17 Aug 2016, 8pm: Flood in the X-lab
2 Aug 2016: Low-T
20 May 2016: SuperNova is down until further notice
17-19 May 2016: Panda training. SuperNova is off for service
28 Apr 2016: All equipment will be shut down today until Monday due to annual electrical shutdown on Sat, 30 Apr
13 Apr 2016: Pipette puller has been fixed
30 Mar 2016: Low-T
14-24 Mar 2016: Installation of new equipment in the X-lab :)
10 Mar 2016: SuperNova is down :(
8 Mar 2016: Facility is unavailable on March 8-9. Due to renovations in the room, frequent disruption periods are expected in the next four months. Contact D Soldatov regarding the work schedule in this transition period
22 Feb 2016: Low-T
17 Feb 2016: Office desks moved away from X-lab. Renovations for new equipment started
18 Jan 2016: Low-T
2 Nov 2015: Low-T
21 Sep 2015: Low-T
1 Sep 2015: New Access Forms have been introduced. All X-Lab users should take training and sign the new form. Two info/training sessions will be conducted for the X-Lab users: Wed, Sep 2nd, 1:15pm and Thu, Sep 3rd, 1:15pm. More sessions will be scheduled next week
18-20 Aug 2015: Maintenance service of SuperNova
20 Jul 2015: SuperNova is off due to hot, humid weather
25 May 2015: Low-T
15 May 2015: Grzegorz Szymanski has been assigned duties of the X-Ray Facility Manager effective immediately
20 Apr 2015: Cold week is postponed due to annual maintenance service (dates still to be confirmed)
30 Mar 2015: Agilent XRD is sold to Rigaku effective May 1st, 2015
18 Mar 2015: Low-T
23 Feb 2015: Facility is partially back on-line: essential work only
17 Feb 2015: Shutdown due to major flood in the building
6 Feb 2015: Low-T
5 Jan 2015: SuperNova is down
24 Dec 2014: SuperNova is off for holidays
20 Oct 2014: Low-T
8 Sep 2014: Low-T
14 Jul 2014: Low-T
24 Jun 2014: SuperNova is off due to weather conditions
9 Jun 2014: Low-T
13 May 2014: Due to hot weather / high humidity the SuperNova is off until further notice.
11 Apr 2014: Low-T
17 Mar 2014: Low-T
14-17 Feb 2014: Breakdown :(
10-15 Feb 2014: Low-T week. Submit your samples and/or send a note if you have those.
15-17 Jan 2014: Agilent service of SuperNova.
1 Jan 2014: Happy New Year 2014 - the International Year of Crystallography!

 

Working Schedule: SuperNova

  LT   Grad course   Service   Shutdown   Breakdown   Part.shut-/breakdown
 
2017
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9 10 11 12 13 14 15 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
16 17 18 19 20 21 22 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 10 11 12 13 14 15 16
23 24 25 26 27 28 29 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 17 18 19 20 21 22 23
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2016
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2015
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2014
Jan   Feb   Mar   Apr   May   Jun
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12 13 14 15 16 17 18 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 15 16 17 18 19 20 21
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