BRUKER D8 Discovery

Structure analysis on powders (WAXD), St. Gallen


  • Powders and suspensions: single & multi-phase systems

Structural parameters:

  • Qualitative phase analysis
  • Quantitative phase analysis
  • Ab-initio structure determination


  • 2Theta/Theta scans: in capillaries and flat sample holders

Working principle:

With the BRUKER D8 Discover, experiments on powders in solids and suspensions can be conducted.

We collaborate within the frame of national and international projects and support research inside and outside Empa based on mutual agreement and interest.

Photographer: Adrian Moser

Prof. Dr. Antonia Neels
Head of the Center for X-ray Analytics

Phone: +41 58 765 4507