NSF Award for New Pixel Area Detector to Support ChemMatCARS and GSECARS Research

Principal Investigator, Mark Schlossman of the University of Illinois at Chicago, and co-principal investigators, IME Pritzker Director, Matthew Tirrell, and Executive Director of CARS, Mark Rivers, were recently awarded a Major Research Instrumentation award from the National Science Foundation (NSF).

This award supports the acquisition and implementation of a state-of-the art cadmium telluride (CdTe) pixel array area detector for advanced X-ray synchrotron applications in the areas of chemical, materials, and earth sciences in ChemMatCARS and GSECARS.

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