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# CHRNS VSANS

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#### NSF: Very Small Angle Neutron Scattering (VSANS)

Neutron spin filters can be applied to measurements requiring different field orientations. The schematic shown above illustrates the use of NSFs on the 30m SANS and Very Small Angle Neutron Scattering (VSANS) instruments. In this example, the NSF is the analyzer for a polarized beam measurement with a horizontal field. For more details, please select the provided links for general {Gentile05, Gentile00} and specific {Chen09, Krycka09} applications. All SANS publications using NSFs can be found here.

Powerpoint slide provided for presentation use: Neutron Spin Filters on SANS

 NSF Low Field Setup 3He polarization flipping capability Standard wavelengths: $${\lambda}$$ = 5 $${\unicode{x212B}}$$ or 6 $${\unicode{x212B}}$$ Measurable Q range: 0.015 $${\unicode{x212B}}$$-1 - 0.12 $${\unicode{x212B}}$$-1 Sample field: H $${\leq}$$ 0.1 T Four cross-section polarization correction 3He transmission: $${\leq}$$ 54% (for desired state) Flipping ratio: $${\leq}$$ 90 Low Field Setup.pdf Manifold sample holder (up to 3 samples simul.) NSF High Field (EM) Setup 3He polarization flipping capability Standard wavelengths: $${\lambda}$$ = 5 $${\unicode{x212B}}$$ or 6 $${\unicode{x212B}}$$ Measurable Q range: 0.015 $${\unicode{x212B}}$$-1 - 0.12 $${\unicode{x212B}}$$-1 Sample field: H $${\leq}$$ 1.6 T Four cross-section polarization correction 3He transmission: $${\leq}$$ 54% (for desired state) Flipping ratio: $${\leq}$$ 90 High Field Setup.pdf Manifold sample holder (up to 3 samples simul.)

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Created June 10, 2019, Updated November 19, 2019