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BL No. & BL Name Contact Persons

Public BeamlinesBL01B1 XAFS

  • XAFS in wide energy region (3.8 to 113 keV)
  • XAFS of dilute systems and thin films
  • Time resolved XAFS by quick scan

Kazuo KATO

Toshiaki INA

Public BeamlinesBL02B1 Single Crystal Structure Analysis

  • Charge density study by single crystal X-ray diffraction
  • Crystal structure analysis of micro single crystal
  • Investigation of phase transition under external field

Kunihisa SUGIMOTO

Nobuhiro YASUDA

Yuiga Nakamura

Public BeamlinesBL02B2 Powder Diffraction

  • Charge density studies closely related to properties of functional materials
  • Structural aspects of phase transition
  • Ab initio structure determination using powder diffraction data
  • Structural refinements by Rietveld method
  • In-situ powder diffraction experiment under gas and vapor adsorption/desorption

Shogo KAWAGUCHI

Kunihisa SUGIMOTO

Hiroki YAMADA

Shintaro KOBAYASHI

Contract BeamlinesBL03XU Advanced Softmaterial (Advanced Softmaterial Beamline Consortium)

  • Research development of organic or polymer materials as thin files, fiber, bulk, film, and solution.
  • Structural analysis of materials using X-ray scattering measurements.
  • X-ray measurement for polymer thin film or organic thin film
  • Innovations in the manufacturing process for soft and polymer materials.
  • Observation on a structure changing under a controlled environment by real-time X-ray measurement with a large processing apparatus
  • Observation of a change in the hierarchal structure at Å~µm scale by simultaneous measurement

Hiroyasu MASUNAGA

Taizo KABE

Public BeamlinesBL04B1 High Temperature and High Pressure Research

  • In-situ X-ray measurements under high pressure and high temperature conditions using large-volume press and resistance heating
  • Energy dispersive X-ray diffraction measurements (2θ = 3-16°/ 20-150 keV)
  • Angle dispersive X-ray diffraction measurements (30-60 keV/ 2θ = <10°)
  • X-ray absorption imaging
  • Elastic velocity measurements under extreme conditions

Yuji HIGO

Yoshinori TANGE

Public BeamlinesBL04B2 High Energy X-ray Diffraction

  • Structure analysis of glass, liquid, and amorphous materials
  • High energy X-ray diffraction measurements (61, 113 keV)

Koji OHARA

Saori KAWAGUCHI

Hiroki YAMADA

Accelerator Beam DiagnosisBL05XU R&D-ID

  • Structural analysis by small- and wide- angle X-ray scattering
  • R&D of SR instruments

Taiki HOSHINO

Contract BeamlinesBL07LSU The University-of-Tokyo Outstation Beamline for Materials Science(The University of Tokyo)

  • Solid State Physics
  • Physical Chemistry
  • Applied Chemistry
  • Applied Physics

Iwao MATSUDA

Yoshihisa HARADA

Takashi KIMURA

Public BeamlinesBL08W High Energy Inelastic Scattering

  • Magnetic Compton scattering
  • High-resolution Compton scattering
  • High-energy Bragg scattering
  • High-energy fluorescent X-ray analysis
  • Time-resolved pair distribution function analysis (PDF)

Naruki TSUJI

Koji OHARA

Contract BeamlinesBL08B2 Hyogo BM (Hyogo Prefecture)

  • XAFS in a wide energy region
  • Small angle X-ray scattering
  • X-ray topography
  • Imaging
  • X-ray diffraction for multipurpose

Lei LI

Shigeo KUWAMOTO

Yoshimasa URUSHIHARA

Public BeamlinesBL09XU HAXPES

  • Electronic properties at the buried interface with high energy resolution
  • Element and orbital specific electronic state using the tunable photon energy
  • Three-dimensional spatial resolved analysis of the chemical states using the combination micro focusing beam and angle-resolved measurement
  • X-ray polarization tunability with phase retarder and analysis for observing magnetic effects
  • Various applications both in basic and applied research fields under low temperatures

Akira YASUI

Yasumasa TAKAGI

Public BeamlinesBL10XU High Pressure Research

  • Structure analysis and phase transitions under ultra high pressure (DAC experiment)
  • Earth and planetary science

Saori KAWAGUCHI

Contract BeamlinesBL11XU QST Quantum Dynamics I (National Institutes for Quantum Science and Technology)

  • Nuclear Resonant Scattering
  • Surface and interface structure with MBE
  • Resonant inelastic X-ray scattering
  • X-ray Emission Spectroscopy

SASAKI Takuo

ISHII Kenji

Contract BeamlinesBL12XU NSRRC ID (National Synchrotron Radiation Research Center)

  • Elementary electronic excitations, quasiparticle behaviors, and electron-correlation effects in correlated electron systems investigated usinghigh resolution non-resonantorresonant inelastic X-ray scattering
  • Local electronic structure of molecular solids of low-Z elements (e.g., biomaterials) investigated by high resolution near-edge X-ray Raman scattering
  • Phase transitionsunderhigh-pressure, low and high temperatures
  • Materials science usinghigh-resolution X-ray absorption and emissionspectroscopy
  • X-ray physics and optics

Nozomu HIRAOKA

Ku-Ding TSUEI

Masato YOSHIMURA

Contract BeamlinesBL12B2 NSRRC BM (National Synchrotron Radiation Research Center)

  • X-ray absorption spectroscopy
  • Powder X-ray diffraction
  • High resolution X-ray scattering
  • Protein crystallography

Hirofumi ISHII

Yen-Fa LIAO

Masato YOSHIMURA

Public BeamlinesBL13XU Surface and Interface Structures

  • Material structural analysis, process observation
  • Atomic-scale structural analysis of a thin film, bulk materials and a nanostructure
  • Analysis of local structures using nanodiffraction

Kazushi SUMITANI

Yasuhiko IMAI

Hiroo TAJIRI

Tomoyuki KOGANEZAWA

Contract BeamlinesBL14B1 QST Quantum Dynamics II (National Institutes for Quantum Science and Technology)

  • Materials science at high pressure
  • XAFS
  • Time-resolved energy-dispersive XAFS (DXAFS)

Hiroyuki SAITOH

Yasuhiro YONEDA

Public BeamlinesBL14B2 Engineering Science Research II

  • X-ray imaging
  • XAFS in wide energy region (3.8 to 72 keV)
  • XAFS of dilute systems and thin films
  • Time resolved XAFS by quick scan

Hironori OFUCHI

Takeshi Watanabe

Tetsuo HONMA

Masafumi TAKAGAKI

Contract BeamlinesBL15XU RIKEN Materials Science III

Hiroyuki OHSUMI

Contract BeamlinesBL16XU SUNBEAM ID (SUNBEAM Consortium)

  • Hard X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy, X-ray diffraction, X-ray microbeam analysis, X-ray Fluorescence analysis / Analysis of industrial materials and devices

Hiroshi DEGUCHI

Contract BeamlinesBL16B2 SUNBEAM BM (SUNBEAM Consortium)

  • XAFS, X-ray diffraction, X-ray imaging, Topography / Analysis of industrial materials and devices

Yoshihiro KUDO

RIKEN BeamlinesBL17SU RIKEN Coherent Soft X-ray Spectroscopy

  • Scanning soft x-ray spectromicroscope --- A3 station
    Microspectroscopic observation of sample surface under conditions
    ranging from low vacuum to helium atmosphere.
    X-ray fluorescence analysis, elemental distribusion mapping near-edge
    x-ray absorption fine-structure measurements for local area are available.
  • Carry-in station --- Bc station
    Free space where users can carry in their own instruments. Focused soft x-ray beam is available.
    By using versatile photoemission electron microscope,electronic / magnetic states imaging (resolving power : better than 100 nm) and its time-resolved measurements

Masaki OURA

Takuo OHKOCHI

RIKEN BeamlinesBL19LXU RIKEN SR Physics

  • This beamline is open for any research field requiring the highly brilliant X-ray beam

Kenji TAMASAKU

Public BeamlinesBL19B2 Engineering Science Research I 

  • Residual stress measurement, and structural analysis of thin film, surface and interface
  • Powder diffraction
  • X-ray topography
  • Small angle X-ray scattering (Ultra-small angle scattering)

Keiichi OSAKA

Rosantha Kumara

Public BeamlinesBL20XU Medical and Imaging II

  • X-ray micro-/nano-imaging: micro-CT, nano-CT (15-37.7 keV), refraction/phase contrast imaging, X-ray diffraction tomography (XRD-CT), microbeam/scanning x-ray microscope
  • Research and development of X-ray optics and optical elements, coherent X-ray optics
  • Ultra small-angle X-ray scattering (USAXS, 23 keV)

Akihisa TAKEUCHI

Masayuki UESUGI

Public BeamlinesBL20B2 Medical and Imaging I

  • The medical research mainly involves micro-radiography, micro-tomography and refraction-contrast imaging on biological specimens and small animals
  • Imaging techniques involve the evaluation and development of various kinds of optical elements for novel imaging techniques

Kentaro UESUGI

Masato HOSHINO

Contract BeamlinesBL22XU JAEA Actinide Science I (Japan Atomic Energy Agency)

  • XAFS
  • HAXPES
  • Residual stress measurement
  • X-ray diffraction and x-ray absorption under high temperature and high pressure
  • Atomic pair distribution function (PDF) measurements under hydrogen atmosphere and ordinary pressure
  • Coherent x-ray diffraction, resonant x-ray diffraction, etc.

Hideaki SHIWAKU

Kenji OHWADA

Contract BeamlinesBL23SU JAEA Actinide Science II (Japan Atomic Energy Agency)

  • Surface chemistry with supersonic molecular beam
  • Photoelectron spectroscopy
  • Magnetic circular dichroism
  • Biophysical spectroscopy

Shin-ichi FUJIMORI

Yukiharu TAKEDA

Contract BeamlinesBL24XU Hyogo ID (Hyogo Prefecture)

  • Microbeam small- and wide-angle X-ray scattering for local structure analysis.
  • Scanning and imaging microscope, micro-tomography, coherent diffraction.
  • Microbeam X-ray diffraction and bright field X-ray topography for electronic device materials.

Yuki TAKAYAMA

Shigeo KUWAMOTO

Public BeamlinesBL25SU Soft X-ray Spectroscopy of Solid

  • Research on electronic states and band structures by photoemission spectroscopy (PES) and angle-resolved photoemission spectroscopy (ARPES)
  • Analysis of atomic arrangements by photoelectron diffraction (PED)
  • Research on element-specific magnetic states by X-ray magnetic circular dichroism (XMCD), analysis of magnetic states using soft X-ray nano-beam

Yoshinori KOTANI

Takuo OHKOCHI

Hitoshi OSAWA

RIKEN BeamlinesBL26B1 RIKEN Structural Genomics I

  • Structural biology research based on single crystal X-ray diffraction

Go UENO

Hideo OKUMURA

Yuki NAKAMURA

RIKEN BeamlinesBL26B2 RIKEN Structural Genomics II

  • Structural biology research based on single crystal X-ray diffraction

Go UENO

Public BeamlinesBL27SU Soft X-ray Photochemistry

  • B-branch: high-energy soft X-ray spectroscopy and microscopy
    Si(111) channel-cut double crystal monochromator(2.1~3.3 keV)
    Soft X-ray photoabsorption spectroscopy of dilute samples
    X-ray fluorescence analysis of light elements
    Scanning X-ray microscopy using soft X-ray micro-beam
  • C-branch: low-energy soft X-ray spectroscopy
    Valid-line-spacing plane grating monochromator(0.17~2.2 keV)
    Soft X-ray photoabsorption spectroscopy of dilute sample
    Soft X-ray photoabsorption spectroscopy under the normal atmospheric pressure condition
    Electronic structures analysis using soft x-ray emission spectrometer

Kiyofumi NITTA

Oki SEKIZAWA

Hiroki SUGA

Public BeamlinesBL28B2 White Beam X-ray Diffraction

  • White X-ray diffraction and topography
  • Time-resolved energy-dispersive XAFS (DXAFS) for studies of chemical and/or physical reaction process.
  • Biomedical imaging and radiation biology studies.
  • High energy (~200 keV) X-ray microtomography

Masato HOSHINO

Kentaro KAJIWARA

Kazuo KATO

Masahiro YASUTAKE

Contract BeamlinesBL28XU Advanced Batteries(Kyoto University)

  • In-situ and time-resolved analyses of rechargeable batteries
  • Resonance x-ray diffraction
  • X-ray diffraction spectroscopy (XDS)
  • Hard x-ray photoemission spectroscopy (HAXPES)

So FUJINAMI

Tomotaka NAKATANI

RIKEN BeamlinesBL29XU RIKEN Coherent X-ray Optics

  • X-ray optics, especially coherent X-ray optics

Yoshiki KOHMURA

Contract BeamlinesBL31LEP Laser-Electron Photon II (Research Center for Nuclear Physics, Osaka University)

  • Production of high intensity GeV photon beam by laser-backward Compton scattering
  • Hadron physics via photo-nucleon and photo-nuclear reactions
  • Test and calibration of detectors with GeV gamma-ray and converted electrons/positrons

Masaru YOSOI

Shinsuke SUZUKI

RIKEN BeamlinesBL32B2 R&D-BM

  • X-ray diffraction
  • X-ray absorption fine structure
  • R&D of SR instruments

 

Contract BeamlinesBL32XU RIKEN Targeted Proteins

  • Structural biology
  • X-ray crystallography
  • Micro crystallography

Kunio HIRATA

Contract BeamlinesBL33XU TOYOTA (TOYOTA Central R&D Labs., Inc.)

  • XAFS, X-ray Small Angle Scattering, Imaging, X-Ray Diffraction, Scanning 3D-XRD Microscope / Automotive Related Materials

Yasuji KIMOTO

Contract BeamlinesBL33LEP Laser-Electron Photon (Research Center for Nuclear Physics, Osaka University)

  • Meson photoproduction from nucleon and nucleus
  • Photoexcitation of hyperons, nucleon resonances, and other exotic states
  • Photonuclear reactions
  • Beam diagnoses
  • Test and calibration of detectors with GeV photon beam

Takashi NAKANO

Yuji OHASHI

Public BeamlinesBL35XU Inelastic and Nuclear Resonant Scattering

  • High-resolution inelastic X-ray Scattering (IXS)
    Dynamics of materials on meV energy scales: Phonons, Excitations in Liquids and Glasses
  • Nuclear Resonant Scattering (NRS)
    Electronic property studied by Mössbauer spectroscopy (NFS/EDMS) using synchrotron radiation
    Atomic or molecular dynamics using nuclear resonant inelastic scattering in meV region and using quasi-elastic scattering in neV-µeV region (TDI, Rayleigh Scattering)

 

Hiroshi UCHIYAMA

Yoshitaka YODA

Nobumoto NAGASAWA

RIKEN BeamlinesBL36XU RIKEN Materials Science II

  • Time-resolved QXAFS using tapered-Undulator beam
  • full-field/scanning XAFS imaging
  • XES
  • simultaneous time-resolved QXAFS/XRD
  • ambient pressure HAXPES
  • pink beam experiment

Tomoya URUGA

Kiyofumi NITTA

Public BeamlinesBL37XU Trace Element Analysis

  • X-ray spectrochemical analysis using micro/nano beam
    Scanning X-ray microspectroscopy
  • X-ray spectroscopic imaging
    Projection type spectroscopic tomography
    Imaging type spectroscopic tomography
  • Ultra trace element analysis
  • High energy X-ray fluorescence analysis

Kiyofumi NITTA

Oki SEKIZAWA

Hiroki SUGA

RIKEN BeamlinesBL38B1 RIKEN Structural Biology I

  • Small Angle X-ray Scattering

Takaaki HIKIMA

Accelerator Beam DiagnosisBL38B2 Diagnosis Beamline

  • Accelerator science
  • Accelerator beam diagnostics
  • R&D of accelerator components

Mitsuhiro MASAKI

Kazuhiro TAMURA

Public BeamlinesBL39XU Magnetic Materials

  • X-ray magnetic circular dichroism (XMCD) spectroscopy
  • Element-specific magnetometry (ESM)
  • X-ray emission spectroscopy (XES) and its magnetic circular dichroism
  • Resonant X-ray magnetic scattering for multilayers
  • XMCD and XAFS microscopy and local ESM with a 100-300 nm spatial resolution
  • XAFS and XMCD at high pressure (0-100 GPa @ room temperature, 0-40 GPa @ low temperature)
  • X-ray spectroscopy using variable X-ray polarization

Naomi KAWAMURA

Hitoshi OSAWA

Public BeamlinesBL40XU High Flux

  • Fast time-resolved x-ray diffraction and scattering
  • X-ray photon correlation spectroscopy
  • Fluorescence analysis
  • Microbeam X-ray diffraction and scattering
  • Micro-crystallography

Hiroshi SEKIGUCHI

Nobuhiro YASUDA

Yoshimitsu FUKUYAMA

Koki AOYAMA

Public BeamlinesBL40B2 Structural Biology II

  • Noncrystalline small and wide angle X-ray scattering

Noboru OHTA

Hiroshi SEKIGUCHI

Public BeamlinesBL41XU Structural Biology I

  • Macromolecular crystallography
  • Micro-crystallography
  • Ultra-high resolution structure analysis

Kazuya HASEGAWA

Hironori MURAKAMI

Takuya MASUNAGA

Public BeamlinesBL43IR Infrared Materials Science

  • Infrared microspectroscopy

Taro MORIWAKI

Yuka IKEMOTO

RIKEN BeamlinesBL43LXU RIKEN Quantum NanoDynamics

  • Electronic Excitations and Atomic Dynamics

Alfred BARON

Contract BeamlinesBL44XU Macromolecular Assemblies (Institute for Protein Research, Osaka University)

  • Crystal structure analysis of biological macromolecular assemblies (e.g. membrane protein complexes, protein complexes, protein-nucleic acid complexes, and viruses)

Atsushi NAKAGAWA

Eiki YAMASHITA

RIKEN BeamlinesBL44B2 RIKEN Materials Science I

  • Structural analysis of periodic and aperiodic systems by total scattering

Kenichi KATO

Public BeamlinesBL45XU Structural Biology III

  • Macromolecular crystallography
  • Micro-crystallography
  • Automation & High throughput data collection for protein crystallography

Seiki BABA

Nobuhiro MIZUNO

Public BeamlinesBL46XU Engineering Science Research III

  • Structural characterization of thin film by X-ray diffraction and X-ray reflectivity measurement
  • Residual stress measurement
  • Time resolved X-ray diffraction
  • Hard X-ray Photoemission Spectroscopy
  • X-ray Imaging

Satoshi YASUNO

Tomoyuki KOGANEZAWA

Kentaro KAJIWARA

Seo Okkyun

Public BeamlinesBL47XU Micro-CT

  • Projection type micro-tomography
  • Imaging type micro-tomography
  • Hard X-ray microbeam/scanning microscopy

Kentaro UESUGI

Masahiro YASUTAKE

Hiroo TAJIRI

Kentaro KAJIWARA

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