Skip to main content


XAS and XES provide key information about the local structures and environments of materials in various forms.

Explore Our Research Areas
Computer and Software for DXAD


The principle instrument of the facility is an EasyXAFS300+, providing transmission based XAFS and XES studies between 5 to 18 keV (potentially 20 keV) at a resolution of up to 0.2 eVstep-1. Infrastructure is in place at the facility to conduct in situ and operando studies.

Find Out More

Get in touch

Contact our team by email below to find out more about our work

Durham X-ray Absorption Facility (DXAF)

Durham X-ray Absorption Facility

Chemistry Purchasing
Department of Chemistry
Durham University
Stockton Road
Durham DH1 3LE UK


+44 (0)191 334 2084
(Monik Panchal)


Fax: +44 (0)191 384 4737
(Chemistry Department)