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The May 2020 edition of the Crystallography Times newsletter is online

Saturday, May 23, 2020 - 8:00am

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, May 23, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The May edition of Crystallography Times from Rigaku Corporation has been published and is now available on the company's global website.

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  • THE WOODLANDS, Texas, May 23, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The May edition of Crystallography Times from Rigaku Corporation has been published and is now available on the company's global website.
  • Crystallography Times is an electronic newsletter published by Rigaku, focusing on single crystal X-ray diffraction.
  • "Crystallography in the News" is a collection of recent news and developments, featuring the latest research findings in protein and small molecule crystallography and X-ray diffraction from around the world.
  • A new product, the Rigaku Intelligent Goniometer Head ( IGH ), is announced in the newsletter.

Rigaku Introduces New Dual-Wavelength Rotating Anode X-Ray Diffractometer

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 - 9:00am

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, May 13, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Rigaku Oxford Diffraction is pleased to report the release of a new dual-wavelength single crystal system, the Rigaku XtaLAB Synergy-DW VHF dual-wavelength high-flux, rotating anode X-ray diffractometer.

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  • THE WOODLANDS, Texas, May 13, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Rigaku Oxford Diffraction is pleased to report the release of a new dual-wavelength single crystal system, the Rigaku XtaLAB Synergy-DW VHF dual-wavelength high-flux, rotating anode X-ray diffractometer.
  • The new system retains the flexibility of the dual-wavelength capability but also adds the exceptional flux enhancement of a reliable, rotating anode X-ray source.
  • The new system's high-speed kappa goniometer, high-flux rotating anode X-ray source, fast, low-noise X-ray detector, and optimized instrument control software allow for faster, more precise data collection.
  • The ability to investigate small samples is further improved by the increased flux from the rotating anode X-ray source as well as the extreme low noise of the Rigaku HyPix X-ray detectors .

Issue 82 of The Bridge, the Materials Science newsletter from Rigaku, is now online

Saturday, May 2, 2020 - 8:10am

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, May 2, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The latest edition of The Bridge , the materials science newsletter from Rigaku Corporation , is now available online on the company's global website.

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  • THE WOODLANDS, Texas, May 2, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The latest edition of The Bridge , the materials science newsletter from Rigaku Corporation , is now available online on the company's global website.
  • The Bridge features the latest news, techniques and instrumentation related to X-ray based materials science, and includes informative articles and scientific papers.
  • The current newsletter introduces the new TOPIQ series of webinars from Rigaku.
  • Throughout the coming months, TOPIQ webinars will feature short presentations on a variety of topics related to X-ray analytical techniques and applications.

Rigaku to Partner with Covalent Metrology for Launch of Advancements in Instrumentation Webinar Series

Friday, May 1, 2020 - 11:15am

SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 01, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Rigaku Corporation , a global leader in X-ray analytical instrumentation, is pleased to announce the debut of the inaugural episode the new Advancements in Instrumentation webinar series, presented by Covalent Metrology .

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  • SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 01, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Rigaku Corporation , a global leader in X-ray analytical instrumentation, is pleased to announce the debut of the inaugural episode the new Advancements in Instrumentation webinar series, presented by Covalent Metrology .
  • The event is part of the ongoing partnership between Rigaku and Covalent, established to support high-tech industries with the latest innovations in the field of analytical technology.
  • The webinar, X-ray Computed Tomography: The Superpower System, will air on Thursday, May 7th, at 11am PDT.
  • Covalent Metrology has a comprehensive portfolio of advanced instruments for imaging, characterizing and measuring materials and nanotech devices.

Rigaku Publishes EDXRF Method for Analysis of Carbon Black

Monday, April 27, 2020 - 8:00am

AUSTIN, Texas, April 27, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Applied Rigaku Technologies, Inc. ( ART ) has published an application report describing the analysis of carbon black by Energy Dispersive X-ray Fluorescence ( EDXRF ).

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  • AUSTIN, Texas, April 27, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Applied Rigaku Technologies, Inc. ( ART ) has published an application report describing the analysis of carbon black by Energy Dispersive X-ray Fluorescence ( EDXRF ).
  • The elemental characterization of carbon black is critical in ensuring proper quality of the contingent products.
  • The method presented in Rigaku Application Note #1846 describes the elemental analysis of carbon black and demonstrates the performance of the Rigkau NEX DE EDXRF analyzer.
  • Throughout the world, Rigaku continuously promotes partnerships, dialog, and innovation within the global scientific and industrial communities.

Rigaku launches series of webinars to maintain productivity during downtime

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 8:00am

A schedule of upcoming webinars, with links to topic descriptions and event registration, is available at http://www.rigaku.com/webinars .

Key Points: 
  • A schedule of upcoming webinars, with links to topic descriptions and event registration, is available at http://www.rigaku.com/webinars .
  • Since its inception in Japan in 1951, Rigaku has been at the forefront of analytical and industrial instrumentation technology.
  • Rigaku and its subsidiaries form a global group focused on general-purpose analytical instrumentation and the life sciences.
  • Throughout the world, Rigaku continuously promotes partnerships, dialog, and innovation within the global scientific and industrial communities.

The March 2020 edition of the Crystallography Times newsletter is online

Monday, March 30, 2020 - 8:00am

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, March 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The first edition for 2020 of Crystallography Times from Rigaku Corporation has been published and is now available on the company's global website.

Key Points: 
  • THE WOODLANDS, Texas, March 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The first edition for 2020 of Crystallography Times from Rigaku Corporation has been published and is now available on the company's global website.
  • Crystallography Times is the electronic newsletter published by Rigaku focusing on single crystal X-ray diffraction.
  • "Crystallography in the News" is a collection of the latest scientific news and developments.
  • The current issue presents ten news items from around the world, highlighting the latest developments in protein and small molecule crystallography.

The March 2020 edition of The Bridge, the Materials Science newsletter from Rigaku, is now online

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 12:30am

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, March 25, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The March edition of The Bridge , the materials science newsletter from Rigaku Corporation , is now available online on the company's global website.

Key Points: 
  • THE WOODLANDS, Texas, March 25, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The March edition of The Bridge , the materials science newsletter from Rigaku Corporation , is now available online on the company's global website.
  • The Bridge features the latest news, techniques and instrumentation related to X-ray based materials science, and includes informative articles and scientific papers.
  • The current newsletter includes an article on the characterization of lithium-ion battery materials.
  • It introduces examples of characterizing these materials using operando measurement, which is now possible with lab-scale X-ray diffractometers due to improved performance of X-ray sources, optical elements, and detectors.

Rigaku Presents Latest Analytical Instruments at Pittcon Conference and Expo

Monday, March 2, 2020 - 7:10pm

Pittcon is the world's leading annual conference and exposition on laboratory science, attracting attendees from industry, academia and government from over 90 countries worldwide.

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  • Pittcon is the world's leading annual conference and exposition on laboratory science, attracting attendees from industry, academia and government from over 90 countries worldwide.
  • Rigaku (The Woodlands, TX) is showing the Rigaku MiniFlex benchtop X-ray diffractometer, and the Rigaku Supermini200 benchtop wavelength dispersive X-ray fluorescence ( WDXRF ) spectrometer.
  • Applied Rigaku Technologies, Inc. (ART, Austin, TX) is presenting the Rigaku NEX QC series of low-cost benchtop EDXRF spectrometers.
  • Handheld and portable spectrometers from Rigaku Analytical Devices (RAD, Wilmington, MA) are also displayed at the Rigaku booth.

Issue 80 of The Bridge, the Materials Science newsletter from Rigaku, is online

Friday, February 28, 2020 - 8:45am

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Feb. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The February 2020 edition of The Bridge , the materials science newsletter from Rigaku Corporation , is available online on the company's global website.

Key Points: 
  • THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Feb. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The February 2020 edition of The Bridge , the materials science newsletter from Rigaku Corporation , is available online on the company's global website.
  • The Bridge features current news and analysis techniques related to X-ray based materials science, including X-ray diffraction ( XRD ), fluorescence and imaging.
  • The featured article for February covers the evaluation of crystalline polymer materials using a 2D small angle X-ray scattering / wide angle X-ray scattering ( SAXS/WAXS ) system.
  • Finally, a collection of news reports presenting the latest developments in materials science, along with a preview of upcoming events, is also included.