We celebrated a long period of successful data taking with a lab barbecue at the point in July 2022! Click here to see more photos.
We had a farewell party for Chenhui and Emanuel on 8/20/22. Thank you guys very much for your hard work! We wish you the best in your next journeys! We went to play bowling, photos can be seen here.
Sept 17, 2022. We enjoyed hotpot and nice beer after a hard-working day with MBE bake-out preparation.
A look down the transfer arm towards our MBE chamber.
Our ARPES system before MBE was installed.
The main laser table before things were setup to allow us to run photoemission experiments.
A view into our ARPES chamber.
An up-close look at the sample stage of the ARPES manipulator.
An inside view of one of our optical parametric amplifiers (OPAs) that allows us to generate the pulses needed for photoemission.
Following a very successful bakeout, our ARPES chamber reached a pressure of 1.6e-11!