Sophisticated Analytical Instrument Facility ( SAIF ) is a programme initiated by Department of Scie
Sophisticated Analytical Instrument Facility ( SAIF ) is a programme initiated by Department of Science & Technology, Govt. of India It is to provide facilities of sophisticated analytical instruments to researchers so that the non-availability of these instruments in their institutes may not come in the way of scientists in pursuing R&D activities requiring such facilities and researchers are able to keep pace with developments taking place globally.
Sophisticated Analytical Instrument Facility ( SAIF ), Guwahati, sponsored by the Department of Science and Technology ( DST ), Govt. of India was set up at Department of Instrumentation and USIC, Gauhati University in 1986
SAIF, Guwahati is a facility comprised of sophisticated X-ray machines. It is open to all kinds of users from all over the country. Basic aim of SAIF is to cater the need of scientific community from research, academic and industrial organization.
The facility is at present is equipped with an X’pert Pro Automated Powder X-ray Diffractometer, Two Sequential X-ray Fluorescence Spectrometers, BRUKER AXS X-ray Diffractometer (Single Crystal) with related accessories and sample preparation equipment.