APS Spectroscopy Group
Sector-20 ID and BM Beamlines, & Sector-9 BM

at the Advanced Photon Source

Argonne National Laboratory
A Partnership between the X-ray Science Division and the Canadian Light Source
[email protected] HISTORY BEAMLINES RESEARCH USER INFO LINKS CONTACTS
Canadian Light Source   Advanced Photon Source

 

Sector Orientations

 

Please click the appropriate link below to take the online portion of your orientation.

 

Sector-20 Orientation

Sector-9 BM Orientation

 

The verification forms below are for reference only. Part 2 of your orientation will be

completed onsite with a member of the sector staff.

 

Sector-20 Orientation Verification Form

 

Sector-9 BM Orientation Verification Form

 

Shipping Samples To and From APS

 

Instructions for mail-in samples and sample holders

 

 

Our Shipping Address for non-radioactive materials:

 

Use this address for hazardous materials

Argonne National Laboratory

c/o bldg. 46 - Hazardous Materials Receiving

Bldg. * see note below *

9700 S. Cass Ave.

Lemont, IL 60439

Attn: your bl scientist's name / your name & GUP #

Use this address for non-hazardous materials

Argonne National Laboratory

Bldg. * see note below *

9700 S. Cass Ave.

Lemont, IL 60439

Attn: your bl scientist's name / your name & GUP #

 

* Note *  For sector-20, the building is 435-E030.  For 9 BM the building is 433-A020

 

Please let your beamline scientist know when your shipment is sent.  Tracking information is also appreciated.

 

If you are shipping radioactive materials, you must contact your beamline scientist for instructions.

 

 

Instructions for the Return Shipment of your materials from APS:

 

Sector-20 Shipping Form (for shipping materials from sector 20)

 

Sector-9 BM Shipping Form (for shipping materials from 9 BM)

 

Sector-20 Remote Solid Waste Disposal Form

 

Beamline Designs and Drawings

 

20ID Indirect Cooled Crystal Info (zip file)

 

20ID Rough Layout (zip file)

 

Cryostat Sample Holders (zip file)

 

Cryostat Liquid Cells (zip file)

18- slot sample holder

27- slot sample holder

   
8- hole sample holders (zip file)  

 

Misc. Info

 

9 BM Wiki Page (This contains a lot of useful info including safety, beamline instrumentation, cameras, etc.)

 

Beamtime Request Form for CLS PUP time only

 

Map of the ANL Campus

 

Video tour of APS

 

Beamline Controls

 

Beamline Software Manual (version 8, still accurate but to be updated)

 

Beamline Trouble-Shooting Guide

 

Beamline Data Viewing Programs and Standards Info

 

1D ScanPlot        2D ScanPlot        2D QScanPlot v2 Installer       2D Qscan Plot v3 Installer

 

2D QScanPlot v4 Installer

 

S20 ImageJ input-output

 

Arsenic Standards (in transmission): Arsenopyrite, Orpiment, As2O3 and H2KAsO4.nH2O

 

 

Frequent APS Links:
Ops Information
SR Status
User Portal
ESAF
Beamline Schedules
Advisory Committee
Argonne Guest House
Publication Database
Other Frequent Links:
Absorption of Gases
Estimate of photon flux
McMaster Tables
LBNL X-ray Tools
Commissioning Notebook
(internal only)

Physical Constants
X-ray Data Booklet
 

Sector 20 and 9-BM operations are supported by the US Department of Energy and the Canadian Light Source.
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