The COMPRES/GSECARS gas-loading system for diamond anvil cells at the Advanced Photon Source

@article{Rivers2008TheCG,
  title={The COMPRES/GSECARS gas-loading system for diamond anvil cells at the Advanced Photon Source},
  author={Mark L. Rivers and Vitali B. Prakapenka and Atsushi Kubo and Clayton A. Pullins and Christopher M. Holl and Steven D. Jacobsen},
  journal={High Pressure Research},
  year={2008},
  volume={28},
  pages={273 - 292}
}
We have designed and constructed a new system for loading gases at high pressure into diamond anvil cells at pressures up to 200 MPa. The gases are used either as quasi-hydrostatic pressure media surrounding the sample or as the sample itself. The diamond cell is sealed using a clamping mechanism, which permits nearly any type of diamond anvil cell to be used. Online ruby fluorescence and video imaging systems allow in situ monitoring of the pressure and gasket deformation as the cell is sealed… 

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