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Insights into the experiment station HED by leading scientist Dr. Ulf Zastrau

Inside the HED experimental hutch. The X-ray beam enters from the left and passes through a differential pumping station (DPS) before it enters the all-aluminium interaction chamber 1. Instrument scientist Karen Appel is working on the beamline vacuum. Copyright European XFEL / Jan Hosan.
Instrument scientist Valerio Cerantola working on detectors on top of the IC1 chamber, while instrument scientist Jan-Patrick Schwinkendorf is inspecting equipment inside the vacuum through a view port. Copyright European XFEL.
Instrument scientist Karen Appel working inside the empty IC1 vacuum chamber on the motorized curved rails of the vertical breadboard. Copyright European XFEL / Jan Hosan.
HED group leader Ulf Zastrau aligning a RE.LA.X mirror in the IC1 chamber. Copyright European XFEL / Jan Hosan.
Head of HIBEF lasers, Toma Toncian, and HIBEF laser scientist Hauke Höppner are aligning mirrors inside the RE.LA.X laser. Copyright European XFEL / Jan Hosan.
Instrument scientist Zuzana Konopkova in front of the IC2. On the right hand side is the pulsed laser heating system for diamond anvil cell research. Copyright European XFEL / J. Hosan.
HED group leader Ulf Zastrau aligning the optical path of the inspection system for IC2. Copyright European XFEL / Jan Hosan.