Department of Chemistry

X-ray Diffraction Laboratory


Students and researchers who wish to operate the diffractometers independently must meet the safety requirement by HKU Safety Office. For more information, please visit the Safety page.

Please submit a registration form to the XCL manager and make an appointment for instrument training.

In order to protect our instrument and the laboratory environment, users must follow the XCL rules. Failure to obey the rules and regulations may result in warning, suspension or termination of their right to use the XCL instruments.

Trained users can book their schedule through the FACES system. User name and password will be provided upon registration.