ISSP - The institute for Solid State Physics

Lab & Organization
Font Size: (S) / (M) / (L)
Synchrotron Radiation Laboratory

To The Laboratory's Homepage

The synchrotron radiation laboratory(SRL) is promoting advanced spectroscopy using synchrotron radiation in soft X-ray and vacuum ultraviolet region. SRL operates a branch laboratory at SPring-8 to maintain the high-brilliance soft X-ray beamline BL07LSU of the University of Tokyo, where time-resolved soft X-ray spectroscopy, ambient pressure X-ray photoemissionspectroscopy, high-resolution soft X-ray emission spectroscopy,3D (depth + 2D microscopy) nanoESCA, X-ray magneto-opticaleffect, and soft X-ray diffraction are utilized to study electronicstates and dynamics in new materials. SRL developed the fastpolarization switching of the undulator light source in coopera-tion with SPring-8. In the building E at Kashiwa campus, SRLdeveloped the ultra-high resolution spin-resolved photoemis-sion spectroscopy using vacuum ultraviolet and soft X-ray lasersin collaboration with laser light source scientists in ISSP.

Figure-8 undulators installed in SPring-8, which provide high-brilliance synchrotron radiation into the beamline BL07LSU.

A laser-excited spin-resolved photoemission spectrometer with VLEED spin detector, which enables us to measure spectra with very high energy and momentum resolutions.