Department of Chemistry

X-ray Diffraction Laboratory


Bruker X8 PROTEUM X-ray Diffractometer for Biological Crystallography

Service since 2009
X-ray source MICROSTAR rotating anode
Wavelength Cu Kα (λ = 1.54178 Å)
Maximum Power 45 kV 60 mA
Detector PLATINUM135 Charge-coupled Device (CCD) based on the Fairchild Imaging CCD6161 chip
Configuration Horizontal KAPPA four-circle goniometer
Software PROTEUM2 suite
Sample form Singel-crystal, size < collimator aperture 0.3 mm


For more information, please contact Dr. Kam-Hung Low: khlow@hku.hk