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PHY 419: Experimental Techniques (4)

Basics of vacuum technique: vacuum generation, gauging

Cryogenics: generation of low temperature and it measurements Structure and composition analysis by x-ray and electron diffraction based techniques: X-Ray Diffraction, Energy dispersive X-Ray (EDX), Transmission electron microscopy (TEM), X-Ray Fluorescence (XRF)

Electronic structure of Solids: X- ray and ultraviolet photoemission spectroscopy, angle resolved photo-emission spectroscopy, auger electron spectroscopy, and x-ray absorption techniques

Radiation and particle detectors: gas detectors, scintillators detectors and semiconductor detectors Thin film, polycrystalline and single crystal sample preparation techniques

Magnetometry and electrotransport : ac and dc magnetization techniques, two-probe and four probe resistivity measurements, magnetoresistance, Hall, thermal conductivity, thermopower, and heat capacity

Ultrafast spectroscopy: transient absorption, two photon absorption and terahertz spectroscopy Neutron and Muons in condensed matter

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