Current Photographs of BL-5A (updated on Jun 7, 2012)

Overview of the Diffractomator and the CCD detector.

The box below the sample rotation axis contains a beam stop, a fluorescent detector and a gurad slit which are retractable automatically.

Quantum 315 CCD detector manufactured by ADSC Co. has been installed. The readout time is only 1 second with the wide (315mm squre) active area.

All the operations necessary for experiment (except sample exchange) can be controlled remotely using a GUI-based software.

A desk for sample manipulation.

Workstations are prepared for processing and downloading diffraction data.

An area to refill liquid nitrogen.