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Exhibit booths at DXC are 8' deep x 10' wide.

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Freeman Set Up
Saturday: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm (estimated)
Exhibitor Set Up
Saturday: 5:00 pm (estimated) to 8:00 pm
Sunday: 8:00 am to 8:00 pm
Exhibit Hours
Monday & Tuesday: 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Wednesday: 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm (60th Anniversary Party in exhibit hall)
Thursday: 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Tear Down
Thursday: 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Complete listing of 2011 DXC Exhibitors and their products and services

Amptek Inc.
Booth 51
14 DeAngelo Drive
Bedford, MA  01730
Phone: 781-275-2242
Super SDD detectors with 125 eV FWMH resolution @ 5.9 keV, 11.2 µs Peaking Time, 8,200 P/B, and 100,000 CPS.  The Super XR-100SDD X-ray Detector system and the Super X-123SDD Complete X-ray Spectrometer are simple to use, low-cost systems that are ideal for laboratory and field use and for OEMs developing table-top or hand-held XRF analyzers.  Amptek offers OEMs a complete line of detectors and components.  Amptek - OEMs #1 choice.

Angstrom, Inc.
Booth 12
12890 Haggerty Road
P.O. Box 248
Belleville, MI  48111
Phone: 734-697-8058
Angstrom manufactures the well known TE250 Laboratory Ring Pulverizer and 4451AE Laboratory Briquetting Press for preparation of various types of samples for X-ray analysis. Both products are built to last, providing many years of service and are rugged enough to handle the toughest workloads. A full line of aluminum sample cups are also offered to complement the 4451AE Briquetting Press.

AXO Dresden/Huber Diffraction
Booth 6
Winterbergstr. 28
Dresden, 01277
Phone: 49-351-83391-3098
AXO DRESDEN present their latest developments in multilayer X-ray optics for 1dim and 2dim diffraction applications (Cr K – Ag K radiation) and soft X-ray polarization (<= 1keV) as well as broadband/bandpass mirrors and (T)XRF reference samples. Huber Diffraction is a manufacturer of precise positioning and diffraction equipment for laboratory and synchrotron applications. Huber Diffraction present their new beam conditioning units for protein crystallography as well as the known precision motion systems.

Blake Industries
Booth 7
660 Jerusalem Road
Scotch Plains, NJ  07076
Phone: 908-233-7240
Blake Industries is the leader in supplying high precision x-ray and neutron instrumentation to research laboratories, universities and synchrotron beam lines worldwide. We are the exclusive distributors for Huber instruments in the United States, Mexico and Canada with multiple installations at all the North American Synchrotrons and have been supplying x-ray users for over 40 years.

Booths 16, 17 & 18
5465 E Cheryl Pkwy
Madison, WI  53711
Phone: 800-234-XRAY
Bruker AXS is the worldwide leading supplier of advanced X-ray solutions. Continual innovation in X-ray sources, optics, detectors, software and sample handling ensures that Bruker is able to offer a solution for virtually any X-ray analytical task. Visit us to see the latest innovations in diffraction systems, including the D8 DISCOVER with DAVINCI and the D2 PHASER. We also offer a full spectrum of fluorescence spectrometers – floorstanding, benchtop and handheld. Unique classroom and online trainings complete the Bruker product portfolio.

Chemplex Industries, Inc.
Booths 57 & 58
2820 SW 42nd Ave.
Palm City, FL  34990
Phone: 712-283-2700
One Stop Shopping for all XRF sample preparation equipment, accessories, standards and supplies. AutoFluxer® Plus fusion machines; manual, standard and SpectroPress® with integrated die of choice; briquetting die sets and PelletCups®; SpectroMills® and GyralGrinders®; grinding media and additives; XRF, SpectroSulfur®, SpectroCups® and Work Stations; Etnom®, Prolene®, Mylar®, Kapton®, Polypropylene, Ultra-Polyester® thin-film sample window rolls, circles and SpectroMembrane® carrier frames; secondary safety SpectroFilm™; transfer pipettes; SpectroStandards®, XRD Mineralogy Sets, “In-Lab” Reference Material Preparation Kits. Free Flash Drive with 2GB memory or CD catalog. Order On-Line Anytime.

Corporation Scientifique Claisse, Inc.
Booth 34
350 rue Franquet, Suite 45
Quebec, QC  G1P 4P3
Phone: 418-656-6453
World leader in sample preparation by fusion for XRF spectrometry, Claisse offers automatic fusion instruments and high quality platinum-ware for glass disks preparation. Industry leading fused borate fluxes feature the lowest moisture/highest purity level on the market. See the new weighing/dosing machine “TheAnt” and the “rFusion Modular System” for the latest in automated fusion capabilities. Our new automatic multi-position electric fluxer “TheOx” will also be available at our booth.

e2V Scientific Instruments
Booth 39
Sirius House, Watery Lane, High Wycombe
Buckinghamshire, HP10 0AP
Phone: +44-1628-533060
e2v scientific instruments manufactures specialist EDXRF detectors for the OEM industrial markets and for scientific research (synchrotron, PIXE, laboratory XRF etc). We offer a full range of Si(Li) and SDD products, from single to multiple sensor detectors ranging from 7mm² to 100mm² active area. Additionally, e2v provides a series of digital signal processors which, together with our comprehensive detector range, are designed to satisfy the requirements of today’s analytical applications.

Herzog Automation Corp.
Booth 37
16600 Sprague Rd, #400
Cleveland, OH  44130
Phone: 440-891-9777
Herzog Automation Corp. is the leading supplier of manual and fully automatic sample preparation systems for spectrographic and x-ray analysis, tube delivery systems for sample transport, and laboratory automation for the steel, aluminum, cement and mining industries.  Please visit our website at for our full product line.

HORIBA Scientific
Booth 33
3880 Park Ave.
Edison, NJ  08820
Phone: 732-494-8660
XGT:  X-Ray Fluorescence Microscopes provide the highest spatial resolution (10-microns) of any EDXRF microscope available.  Our unique monocapillary X-Ray guidetubes using coaxial technology ensure-What You See Is What You Measure.  50/100/400/1200-micron guidetubes with 4 positioning filter wheel and with fast automated switching between tubes for increased sensitivity.  XGT Exclusive-SLICE Software a NEW XRF methodology library for sample identification designed to archive, query, and compare X-Ray Spectra.

Incoatec GmbH
Booth 15
Max-Planck-Str. 2
Geesthacht, 21502
Phone: +49 4152 889 381
Five years after the successful launch of the IµS, we introduce the next generation of Microfocus Sources: the new IµSHigh Brilliance! Its outstanding performance raises the standard of low-maintenance sealed-tube solutions for crystallography, available for Cu, Mo and Ag radiation. Compared to the classic IµS, the IµSHigh Brilliance shows an intensity increase of up to 60 %. Some applications are micro-beam diffraction, small-angle scattering, and single-crystal diffractometry. Furthermore, Incoatec develops and manufactures multilayer optics for diffractometry, fluorescence spectrometry and synchrotrons.

International Centre for Diffraction Data
Booths 19, 20 & 21
12 Campus Blvd.
Newtown Square, PA  19073
Phone: 610-325-9814
ICDD’s material identification databases are designed for rapid materials identification and interfaced with diffractometers and data analysis systems of the world’s leading software developers and manufacturers of X-ray equipment. The File is available in PDF-2 Release 2011 (243,911 entries); PDF-4+ 2011 (316,291 entries) featuring digitized patterns, molecular graphics and atomic parameters; PDF-4/Minerals 2011 (37,642 entries); and PDF-4/Organics 2011 (436,901 entries). ICDD promotes the application of materials characterization methods by sponsoring the Denver X-ray Conference; its proceedings, Advances in X-ray Analysis and the journal, Powder Diffraction.

Booth 47
Hofer Str. 3
München, 81737
Phone: +49 89 673 4670
KETEK is the leading Silicon Drift Detector (SDD) manufacturer offering a broad portfolio of SDD’s with active areas from 7mm² to 100mm². Energy resolutions below 126eV (MnKα) and Peak to Background ratios over 12.000 are achievable as well as count rates up to 500kcps. The high thermal budget of the VITUS Vacuum SDD’s allows operation at +50°C ambient with excellent FWHM values. The modern AXAS family from KETEK represents state of the art signal processing systems tailored for our VITUS detectors.

Kitco Metals, Inc.
Booth 3
620 Cathcart, Suite 900
Montreal, Quebec  H3B 1M1
Phone: 866-834-0179
Since 1977, Kitco Metals Inc has earned the reputation as one of the world's premier retailers of precious metals.  We offer high quality platinum laboratory ware crucibles and molds for the popular fluxer machines around the world.  Our line also includes the platinum wires and foils, electrodes, dishes, tongs, etc.  Kitco Metals also offers “Specialty Products” such as sputtering targets, bushings and iridium crucibles.  Our refining terms for your used platinum group metals are among the most competitive in the industry. Welcome to our website for your inquiries and needs.

Materials Data, Inc.
Booth 1
1224 Concannon Blvd.
Livermore, CA  94550
Phone: 925-449-1084
MDI ( creates software for X-Ray Powder Diffraction. Our products for XRD Analysis and Instrument Control are strongly embraced world-wide. We’re a group of PhD Materials Scientists with a vision for better methods to analyze, characterize, quantify and simulate both the exotic and routine. For over 25 years we have continued to bring break-through ideas and methods to our community. Visit our booth to see Jade-2010 and what else is new for XRD professionals.

Materion Electrofusion
Booth 11
44036 South Grimmer Boulevard
Fremont, CA  94538-6346
Phone: 510-623-1500
Brush Wellman Electrofusion Products is now called Materion Electrofusion.
Leader in the fabrication of beryllium window assemblies for analytical, scientific and medical x-ray tubes and detectors. We offer ultra-thin vacuum tight beryllium windows (0.0003” / 8µm), Diamond Like Carbon and other protective coatings, a variety of metallic target coatings for transmission tubes, and complete engineering, design and fabrication services including vacuum furnace brazing and electron beam welding.

Micromatter (Advanced Applied Physics Solutions)
Booth 23
4004 Wesbrook Mall
Vancouver, BC  V6T 2A3
Phone: 604-221-2286
MICROMATTER has provided XRF calibration standards for more than 40 years. All reference materials are produced by vacuum deposition on polymer backings. Several mounting options are available. MICROMATTER also produces diamond-like carbon foils for applications in particle and accelerator physics as well as thin film and multilayer coatings.

Micro Photonics, Inc.
Booth 4
4972 Medical Center Circle
Allentown, PA  18106
Phone: 610-366-7103
Micro Photonics – Instrumental to your success! Micro Photonics is a leading supplier of X-ray Analytical equipment.  We supply the well-known STOE single crystal diffractometers for small molecule and protein work, STOE powder diffractometers, Skyscan Micro CT instruments, X-ray detectors, and Laue X-ray backscattering detector. Our experts in each field can guide you to the Instrument for your solution. Stop by our booth to see the newest developments.

Moxtek, Inc.
Booths 13 & 14
452 W 1260 N
Orem, UT  84057
Phone: 801-225-0930
Moxtek is a leading supplier of x-ray and optical components for analytical instrumentation and display electronics. Products include;  the new XPIN® high-performance Si-PIN x-ray detectors; MAGNUM® miniature low-power x-ray sources; ProFlux® wire-grid polarizer’s and beam splitters for UV, Visible, and IR spectroscopy; AP3™ and DuraBeryllium® x-ray windows for EDS;  and ProLINE™windows for WDS. Moxtek is well known for advanced technology, innovative solutions, and excellent customer service. Moxtek works closely with customers to provide the best OEM solutions to the marketplace.

Olympus Innov-X
Booth: 25
100 Sylvan Road
Woburn, MA  01801
Phone: 781-938-5005
OLYMPUS Innov-X provides portable X-Ray Fluorescence (XRF) and X-ray Diffraction (XRD) that analyze 25+ elements in a single test in seconds.  Analyze dust, soil, metal,  teeth, plants, etc.  With a variety of calibration models, it’s hand-held XRF that adapts to researchers needs.  This is cost-effective analysis when time counts and when materials cannot be transported or altered. Our X-5000 Mobile XRF analyzers offer portable power with a closed beam configuration and touch screen interface. Our mobile benchtop XRD-XRF systems offer rapid compound identification and active substance verification.

Booths 53, 54, 55 & 56
117 Flanders Road
Westborough, MA  01581
Phone: 508-647-1100
The future belongs to PANalytical, the innovation leader for X-ray Diffraction (XRD) and X-ray Fluorescence (XRF) solutions. Come see the Empyrean XRD system, a true optical bench for X-ray analysis including phase analysis, Rietveld, SAXS, non-ambient, PDF, texture, stress, 2D microdiffraction, high resolution applications, X-ray topography and 3D microcomputed tomography (CT).  XRF innovations include no drift ZETA technology tubes included on all AxiosmAX and available for Axios 1KW systems, and brand new benchtop Epsilon 3 and 3XL with top-performing Omnian standardless analysis software.

Photron-X GmbH
Booth 24
Röntgenstr. 30/1
Ottobrunn, 85521
Phone: +49 (0) 89 71670626
Photron-X develops low-cost detection systems for X-ray scattering, diffraction and fluorescence analysis.
With our MioStar I gas-filled position sensitive detector, including a state-of-the-art data acquisition system with USB 2.0 interface, we provide a turn-key solution for both XRD and XRS structure analysis. The new MioStar II system closes the gap between XRD and XRF with an extremely fast Avalanche Photo-Diode (APD) for count rates above 10MHz and an ultra-precise Si-PIN detection system for energy dispersive analysis. Look and see - visit us in booth #24!

PNDetector GmbH
Booth 5
Otto-Hahn-Ring 6
Geb. 72, Raum 221
Munchen, 81739
PNDetector is a rising company which is developing and fabricating Silicon Drift Detector Modules for different applications in X-ray spectroscopy. As a result of continuous improvements in detector technology, they have established themselves as state-of-the-art detectors. We integrate Silicon Drift Detectors produced by PNSensor in our modules.

Premier Lab Supply
Booth 22
1982 SW Hayworth Ave.
Port St. Lucie, FL  34953
Phone: 772-873-1700
A leading manufacturer & distributor of XRF sample preparation equipment, accessories and platinum labware products. Items include X-ray sample cups, films and petrochemical glassware for both liquid and loose powder applications. Our aluminum caps, binders, die sets, mixer/mills and presses are extensive and ideal for producing press pellets for XRF. We offer a comprehensive product line of both gas & electric fusion apparatus including the PHOENIX line of Fusion Machines for XRF or ICP sample preparation analysis. Our platinum labware products includes standard & low form crucibles, dishes, fusion labware and more; an exchange program is available for metal recycling.

Princeton Gamma-Tech Instruments
303C College Road
Princeton, NJ  08540
Phone: 609-924-7310
Princeton Gamma-Tech (PGT) is the only commercial company in the world that offers as standard products the 3 types of advanced high-performance x-ray detectors: Lithium-Drifted Silicon (Si(Li)), Germanium (IGx) and Silicon Drifted Detector (SDD). These detectors are also offered in complex Multi-Element Arrays (MEA). PGT leads the industry with 100mm2 active area cryogen-free SDD and IGx resolution down to 115eV.

Proto Manufacturing Inc.
Booths 29 & 30
12350 Universal Drive
Taylor, MI  48180-4070
Phone: 313-965-2900
Residual stress affects crack initiation and propagation, fatigue life, stress corrosion cracking and distortion.  For over 25 years, Proto Manufacturing has been providing both measurement services and equipment for measuring residual stress in metal components.  Proto’s leading edge x-ray diffraction (XRD) technology is portable, cost effective and provides the necessary data for making informed decision about the health of components.

Rigaku Americas Corp.
Booths 26, 27 & 28
9009 New Trails Dr.
The Woodlands, TX  77381
Phone: 281-362-2300
Rigaku provides the world’s most complete line of X-ray diffraction and X-ray fluorescence instruments and components, including benchtop XRD and XRF systems, X-ray optics and detectors, the Saturn and SCXmini™ CCD-based single crystal diffractometers for small molecule crystallography, the Ultima IV and SmartLab® multi-purpose diffractometers with SAXS and in-plane capabilities, and the ZSX Primus series of high-powered WDXRF spectrometers with mapping capabilities, in either tube-above or tube-below configurations.

Rigaku Innovative Technologies, Inc.
Booth 41
1900 Taylor Road
Auburn Hills, MI  48329
Phone: 248-232-6440
Rigaku Innovative Technologies (Booth # 41) introduces Arc)Sec™ Technology for the best analyses ever! Osmic™ optics, beam modules and CCD detectors outshine all others. VariMax™ and Confocal Max-Flux® Optics provide high flux and controlled divergence. MicroMax® microfocus X-ray generators offer the most brilliance from a sealed tube source. Max-Flux® optics are available for all X-ray diffractometers. Ovonyx™ multilayer analyzers bring top performance and lifetime for WDXRF spectrometry. Newton Scientific X-ray Tubes now here!

Rocklabs, Ltd.
Booth 9
161 Neilson St., P.O. Box 18-142
Auckland, Glen Innes  1743
New Zealand
Phone: +64 9 634 7696
Rocklabs is a world leader in the manufacture of sample preparation equipment and gold reference materials. Rocklabs objective is to mechanize and automate sample preparation, resulting in reduced labor costs, better working conditions, and improved sample quality. Customers using Rocklabs mechanized and automated sample preparation systems comprise a broad spectrum across the mining industry including gold mines, iron ore mines and commercial laboratories, etc.

SII NanoTechnology USA, Inc.
Booth 10
19865 Nordhoff Street
Northridge, CA  91324
Phone: 818-280-0745
Excellent resolution, high count rate, 50mm2 Vortex®, Silicon Drift, X-Ray Detector, achieves <133 eV at outputs > 600 Kcps at 0.25µs. The LN2 free, Vortex®, developed for XRF and Synchrotron Applications (XAFS) is exceptionally reliable. Advantages include extremely high-count rates with unprecedented resolution and peak stability, despite the count rate. Widely used by OEMs and Research Institutions, the Vortex® detector is amongst the most advanced in the world. Our ME 4 is the world best four element system available.

SPEX SamplePrep
Booth 38
15 Liberty Street
Metuchen, NJ  08840
Phone: 732-623-0465
SPEX SamplePrep LLC provides products for grinding, pressing and pelletizing for XRF and other analytical methods.  This includes the Freezer/Mill, the world’s only true cryogenic mill. In addition to this SPEX SamplePrep offers the full line of Katanax Electric Fusion Fluxers and Fusion Flux for inorganic sampling by fusion for XRF, AA, ICP and wet chemistry analysis in single-position and five-position models for increased throughput. 

Thermo Scientific Niton Handheld XRF Analyzers & Microfocus X-ray Inspection
Booth 48
900 Middlesex Turnpike, Bldg 8
Billerica, MA  01821
Phone: 978-670-7460
Thermo Scientific Niton portable XRF analyzers, including the handheld Niton® XL2 Series and Niton XL3t Series and the new Niton FXL field x-ray lab, set the worldwide standard – from indicating the presence of rare earth elements to screening toys/jewelry for lead and cadmium to testing applications across manufacturing QC, mining and exploration, scrap metal recycling, lead paint analysis, precious metal analysis, and more.  Lightweight and rugged, our XRF analyzers are designed without compromise, providing fast, accurate, and nondestructive metals analysis.

Thermo Scientific-ARL XRF/XRD Spectrometers
Booths 49 & 50
5225 Verona Road, Bldg 4
Madison, WI  53711
Phone: 608-276-6100
Thermo Fisher Scientific will showcase the new Thermo Scientific ARL PERFORM'X WDXRF spectrometer for advanced materials characterization integrates bulk elemental analysis capabilities with mapping and small spot analysis to create a solution that offers unmatched versatility and performance for the analysis of any solid or liquid sample.  Talk with our experts about  Thermo Scientific XRF/XRD solutions for advanced material characterization including the ARL QUANT’X ED-XRF spectrometer coupled with UNIQUANT software and the ARL Advant’X XRF with IntelliPower and ARL 9900 X-Ray Workstation with integrated XRF-XRD capability.

Booth 35
111 River Street, Mailstop 4-02
Hoboken, NJ  07030
Phone: 201-748-6000
Visit booth No. 35, and celebrate with Wiley the International Year of Chemistry by picking up a free copy of the international journal, X-ray Spectrometry and our IYC freebies. Sign up for the X-ray Channel monthly newsletter on and find out about our latest print and electronic books, journals and major references published to help you celebrate the power of knowledge and make your own discoveries.
Phone: +44 (0)1243 779777; Sales Contact: Wayne Frost -; Editorial Contact: Paul Trevorrow -; Website: and

Xenocs SA
Booth 45
19 Rue François Blumet
Sassenage, F-38360
Phone: +33 47626 9540
Xenocs, distributed in the USA by Mosaic Distribution LLC, supplies advanced X-ray optics and beam delivery systems suited for XRD, XRR, SAXS/WAXS, XRF, EPMA applications. At DXC, the GeniX 3D, a high brilliance and low power microfocus source coupled with single reflection multilayer optics, will be presented. GeniX 3D delivers significant performance gain over traditional sealed tubes with unprecedented stability, making it the high performance cost-effective alternative to rotating anode generators.

Booth: 42
Via Moretto da Brescia 23
Milano, MI  I-20133
Phone: +39-02-49660460
XGLab, spin-off of “Politecnico di Milano”, holds a leadership and innovative position in the field of radiation detectors and related electronics. XGLab’s product lines include: X ray Detection Solutions, X and Gamma ray Electronics, Synchrotron and Custom Applications, Gamma Detection and Medical Imaging. XGLab’s continuous research recently led to new products such as ultra-fast digital pulse processor (DPP) for X Ray applications and “CUBE”, a front-end integrated circuit for SDDs.

Booth 2
31057 Genstar Road
Hayward, CA  94544
Phone: 510-401-5760
XIA LLC develops and sells advanced signal processing solutions for X-ray and gamma-ray detectors and related instruments, including OEM, for applications in research, industry and homeland security. Our core technology is high-performance digital pulse processors, available in both flexible stand-alone and dedicated embedded configurations, as well as multi-channel configurations. From low power, handheld spectrometry through extremely high count rate applications to integrated multi-element systems, XIA provides solutions that advance the state of the art yet are affordably priced.

Booths 31 & 32
15 Tech Valley Drive
East Greenbush, NY  12061
Phone: 518-880-1500
XOS is a provider of mission-critical materials-analysis equipment for industries and regulators that must control material quality and performance, from consumer products (e.g., toys) to electronics to the petroleum industry. XOS leverages its world leadership in X-ray optics to supply application-specific analyzers that measure environmental and product contaminants such as lead, cadmium, chlorine, and sulfur. As a supplier to the analytical-instrument companies, XOS offers X-ray optics and sub-systems to enhance analytical performance in X-ray instruments.