Review of Scientific Instruments publishes 10 HPCAT papers in one volume

A collection of 10 papers is published in a single volume, vol. 86 July 2015, of the Review of Scientific Instruments. These papers represent a snapshot of recent developments at HPCAT in advancing high pressure synchrotron techniques.

The following articles were published as a: SPECIAL TOPIC: X-RAY TECHNIQUES AT THE HPCAT AT THE ADVANCED PHOTON SOURCE in RSI Volume 87, Issue 7, July 2015.

Preface: High-pressure studies with x-rays
Guoyin Shen and Stanislav Sinogeikin
Rev. Sci. Instrum.86, 071901 (2015)

New developments in laser-heated diamond anvil cell with in situ synchrotron x-ray diffraction at High Pressure Collaborative Access Team
Yue Meng, Rostislav Hrubiak, Eric Rod, Reinhard Boehler and Guoyin Shen
Rev. Sci. Instrum. 86, 072201 (2015)

The laser micro-machining system for diamond anvil cell experiments and general precision machining applications at the High Pressure Collaborative Access Team
Rostislav Hrubiak, Stanislav Sinogeikin, Eric Rod and Guoyin Shen
Rev. Sci. Instrum. 86, 072202 (2015)

Focusing polycapillary to reduce parasitic scattering for inelastic x-ray measurements at high pressure
P. Chow, Y. M. Xiao, E. Rod, L. G. Bai, G. Y. Shen, S. Sinogeikin, N. Gao, Y. Ding and H.-K. Mao
Rev. Sci. Instrum. 86, 072203 (2015)

High pressure Laue diffraction and its application to study microstructural changes during the α → β phase transition in Si
D. Popov, C. Park, C. Kenney-Benson and G. Shen
Rev. Sci. Instrum. 86, 072204 (2015)

New developments in micro-X-ray diffraction and X-ray absorption spectroscopy for high-pressure research at 16-BM-D at the Advanced Photon Source
Changyong Park, Dmitry Popov, Daijo Ikuta, Chuanlong Lin, Curtis Kenney-Benson, Eric Rod, Arunkumar Bommananvar and Guoyin Shen
Rev. Sci. Instrum. 86, 072205 (2015)

New developments in high pressure x-ray spectroscopy beamline at High Pressure Collaborative Access Team
Y. M. Xiao, P. Chow, G. Boman, L. G. Bai, E. Rod, A. Bommannavar, C. Kenney-Benson, S. Sinogeikin and G. Y. Shen
Rev. Sci. Instrum. 86, 072206 (2015)

X-ray imaging for studying behavior of liquids at high pressures and high temperatures using Paris-Edinburgh press
Yoshio Kono, Curtis Kenney-Benson, Yuki Shibazaki, Changyong Park, Yanbin Wang and Guoyin Shen
Rev. Sci. Instrum. 86, 072207 (2015)

Developments in time-resolved high pressure x-ray diffraction using rapid compression and decompression
Jesse S. Smith, Stanislav V. Sinogeikin, Chuanlong Lin, Eric Rod, Ligang Bai and Guoyin Shen
Rev. Sci. Instrum. 86, 072208 (2015)

Online remote control systems for static and dynamic compression and decompression using diamond anvil cells
Stanislav V. Sinogeikin, Jesse S. Smith, Eric Rod, Chuanlong Lin, Curtis Kenney-Benson and Guoyin Shen
Rev. Sci. Instrum. 86, 072209