Lab Norms

  1. Please note that XRD is an important facility used by several research scholars and faculty members. Make booking only when you are sure to use it
  2. Multiple booking/proxy booking for a single user on different names will not be entertained. The necessary actions will be taken on the defaulter by committee members
  3. Please come with prior preparation of what kind of analysis, results need to be carried out for 100% utilization of the slot
  4. The operator may not having the complete knowledge of your material. So, please provide details about the sample and instruct the features of your interest. It is recommended to bring the copy of your previous study or similar published work
  5. Better co-operation with operator is expected for smooth handling of machine
  6. TA/operator will be allotted for your slot by the staff in-charge
  7. If you have any issue with the operator, please report to staff in-charge or the convener of the facility. Users are not supposed to dictate/force the operator to meddle with the instrument
  8. Chromium target will be available for first week of every month. Copper target will be available for all other days of the month
  9. You may have to bring a new CD and save on it your digitally recorded micrographs and analysis data. Your data will be kept on the microscope system for a maximum of 30 days after which the facility will not be responsible for your data on the system
  10. Help us to maintain the XRD room clean and dust free

Any defaulter will be suspended from using the facility by the convener. The incident /case will be formally discussed by facility coordination committee and the decision of the committee is binding on users and the user has to comply with whatever penalty imposed.