These lists of useful X-ray related links can be sorted differently by clicking on a column header. The first list contains links to institutes or other sources of predominantly non-commercial informations. In the second list you will find commercial manufacturers and suppliers. For links to events like conferences please have a look at the events list.


Institutes and other sources of information:


Link name
Description Category Country
optical constants Useful optical constants and data about X-rays interacting with matter (photoabsorption, scattering, transmission, and reflection at E=50-30000 eV, Z=1-92 by B. L. Henke, E. M. Gullikson, and J. C. Davis) database


X-ray optical constants Useful optical constants and data about X-rays interacting with matter (photoabsorption, scattering, transmission, and reflection at E=1 eV bis 433 keV von NIST) database


X-ray data booklet X-ray data booklet of the Center for X-ray Optics and Advanced Light Source database USA
X-ray table of elements Table of elements showing absorption lines etc. database USA
CRLs at IMT CRLs made using the LIGA process at IMT / FZK / KIT refractive lenses Germany
EMAS European Microbeam Analysis Society institute UK
Active X-ray optics Improving Wolter X-ray telescopes by using piezo active optics article>astronomy USA
X-ray portal "X-ray portal": >50 X-ray institute links link list Japan
ISA ISA: Institute for Storage Ring Facilities in Aarhus; research in physics, chemistry, materials science and biology using accelerators and storage rings institute Danmark
University of Helsinki Laboratory of microtomography in the Division of Materials Physics, Department of Physics, Faculty of Science at University of Helsinki institute Finland
ESRF European Synchrotron Radiation Facility (ESRF) synchrotron France
RRUFF RRUFF-project: database of Raman spectra, X-ray diffraction and chemistry data for minerals database USA
ICSD Inorganic Crystal Structure Database (ICSD): X-ray diffraction database database France
IRP Institute for X-Ray Physics at University Goettingen institute Germany
MPI HLL Halbleiterlabor (semiconductor lab) at Max-Planck-Institute: X-ray semiconductor detector research institute: detectors Germany
ELSA Bonner Synchrotronstrahlungsgruppe at Physikalisches Institut, University Bonn institute Germany
BESSY Berliner Elektronenspeicherring-Gesellschaft für Synchrotronstrahlung m.b.H synchrotron Germany
DESY Deutsches Elektronen Synchrotron, Hamburg, Germany synchrotron Germany
HASYLAB Hamburger Synchrotronstrahlungslabor at DESY, Hamburg, Germany synchrotron Germany
Wolfson Wolfson Applied Materials Research Center at Tel-Aviv University: XRS-, XRD-lab institute Israel
ELETTRA Elettra Synchrotron Light Source, Trieste, Italy synchrotron Italy
NIMS National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS) X-ray Laboratory institute Japan
PF Photon Factory, Tsukuba, Japan synchrotron Japan
SPring-8 Super Photon Ring - 8 GeV, Nishi-Harima, Japan synchrotron Japan
SSRC Siberian Synchrotron Radiation Centre, Novosibirsk, Russia, and Budker Institute of Nuclear Physics synchrotron Russia
SSLS Singapore Synchrotron Light Source, Singapore synchrotron Singapore
NatUniSingap. X-ray diffraction laboratory at National University of Singapore institute Singapore
Kings College King's College London: X-ray physics research institute UK
CXRO Center for X-Ray Optics at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory institute USA
CXO Center for X-ray Optics institute USA
IMB X-Ray Facility, Institute of Molecular Biophysics, Florida State University institute USA
NCXT The National Center for X-ray Tomography (NCXT) institute USA
Stony Brook X-ray Optics & Microscopy at Stony Brook University institute USA
BioX at KTH Biomedical and X-Ray Physics at KTH institute Sweden
TUD Chair of Structural Physics of Condensed Matter at the University of Technology in Dresden institute Germany
RWTH Aachen 2. Physical Institute B at RWHT Aachen institute: CRL Germany
Synchrotron map The World of Synchrotron Radiation: a world map with all synchrotron sources institute: synchrotron UK


Commercial manufacturer and supplier:

                          detector crystals
  cameras       diffractometer
Sorting does not work at the moment! instrumentation           X-ray inspections
  TXM               medical imaging
  zone plates                   software
  multilayer optics                       medical surgery
  capillary optics                           service / repairs
  detectors                               protection
  X-ray sources                                   X-ray film
  tomographs                                       spectrometer


Company Description Logo A
B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U Country
3E Corporation X-ray machines for radiography and equipment       X                                     India
Accurel X-ray Inspection Service                           X                 USA
Activexray Retailer of medical X-ray imaging machines                             X               USA
Adonis Medical X-ray machines       X                     X               India
Amptek Energy dispersive detectors; X-ray sources       X X                     X             USA
attocube systems Nanopositioning systems                                           X Germany
Bruker AXS All kind of X-ray equipment       X X   X     X     X         X         USA?
e2v X-ray sensors and systemes         X           X       X               USA?
Huber Huber Diffraktionstechnik GmbH & Co. KG: diffraction and Positioning Equipment; stages, slits...                   X     X                 X Germany
IFG capillary optics Institute for Scientific Instruments GmbH makes capillary optics           X                                 Germany

Microfocus sources, Goebel mirrors, Montel optics, XRF analyzer crystals, synchrotron optics

  X   X           X                         Germany
miCos Nanopositioning systems                                           X Germany
Microworks X-ray optical components and micro structures                   X                         Germany
PANanlytical X-ray tubes, X-ray flourescence and diffraction systems       X                 X     X             USA
phoenix|x-ray X-ray inspection systems                           X   X   X         Germany
Photonic Science Scientific (CCD-)cameras         X       X                           UK
Roenalytic XRF-analyser, coating thickness analysers                   X                     X   Germany
RCO Reflective X-ray Optics LLC: reflective X-ray optics with multilayer coatings   X         X


  X                         USA
SII Nano Technology XRF analytics, scanning electron microscopes         X                     X         X   Japan
SKYSCAN micro-/nano- X-ray-tomography, sample stages, 2D/3D image analysis software     X           X             X           X Belgium
Unisantis X-ray technology: diffractometer and capillary optics           X             X                   Germany
Xenocs Curved X-ray mirrors   X                                         France
XOS X-ray optics and X-ray based analysers, doubly curved crystal optics, capillary optics           X       X                         USA
X-ray portal >300 X-ray company links                                             Japan
XRadia Producer of X-ray microscopes, Fresnel zone plate lenses and calibration targets           X


X X                           USA

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