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DanMAX is a materials science beamline, dedicated to in situ and operando experiments on real materials. The beamline will operate in the 15–35 keV range and have two endstations: one for full field imaging, and one for powder X-ray diffraction. With a large and diverse user community, there will be a focus on high throughput and extended provision of data analysis tools. The combination of two related techniques will generate discussions between different communities and new collaborations, taking advantage of the high complementarity of the techniques.

DanMAX is primarily funded through Danish sources, however, the beamline is accessible through the MAX IV general user program.

DanMAX is funded by:
Ministry of Higher Education and Science, Denmark
The Capital Region, Denmark
Central Denmark Region, Denmark
Technical University of Denmark
Aarhus University, Denmark
University of Copenhagen, Denmark
MAX IV

Techniques Powder X-ray diffraction, Full-field imaging, absorption, phase and diffraction contrast tomography.
Beam Size 5 µm - 5 mm
Energy Range 15-35 keV
Time Scales miliseconds to seconds and up to hours
Samples Bulk and powdered samples, sections, batteries, micro-reactors, mechanical deformation cells, etc.

2019-12-13

Notes from the 31st MAX IV User Meeting: an atmosphere of growth and realizations

Image: participants at the MAX IV User Meeting gathered for the opening plenary session at the Scandic Star hotel in Lund.   LUND—MAX IV hosted the 31st User Meeting at the Scandic Star hotel from 23-25 September. The theme this year was Developing MAX IV: with the users, for the users. Over 300 scientists, researchers,