Ceramic Industry

Rigaku/MSC: New XRD

July 25, 2005

Rigaku/MSC recently introduced a new state-of-the-art horizontal sample mount X-ray diffractometer (XRD) for thin film materials. This new SmartLabā„¢ system features advanced software that allows users with any level of expertise to perform advanced measurements. Intelligent automation is at the heart of the new SmartLab design. The Guidanceā„¢ software engine is used to automate all processes -- from the setting and aligning of the optics to sample measurements. This new intelligent software is programmed with various analysis techniques that make advanced measurements -- such as film thickness, texture and pore/particle size analyses -- easy for all users.

For additional information, call (281) 363-1033, ext. 207, or e-mail tmcnulty@RigakuMSC.com.