GSECARS built a dedicated lab for diamond anvil cell users.  The DAC Lab is located directly across from the GSECARS User Area. Users will find increased bench space, a horizontal laminar clean hood, microscopes, a portable glove box and an enclosed laser for cutting gaskets.  A new TopGun compressed nitrogen air gun is available as well.

Horizontal laminar flow hood offers a clean workspace with microscopes for users.

Laser system and computer.  The GSECARS laser drilling system allows drilling in pre-indented gaskets with micron precision and ensures that the hole is well centered.  Operations Manual.

Glovebox for use with a selection of different gases.

Sony and Leica microscopes.