Lab Construction May 17-June 2, 2017- MBE Delivery and Install Newly delivered cryo chiller (left) and water chiller Unloading the crates from the freight truck The crates don’t fit down the hallway until they’re unpacked Electronics rack didn’t fit on the freight elevator until we took it out of the crate Electronics rack in the lab MBE in the lab MBE in the lab Water chiller powered up and cooling the turbo pump Lining up the transfer chamber and the MBE Chamber in position with quartz crystal arm mounted We have vacuum! Baking out the chamber for the first time All connected with a new cable tray May 11, 2017- Sample Transfer System Sample stage in loadlock Sample transfer manipulators Transfer arm to MBE March 25, 2017- Auburn Lab Prep Ion pump mounted under the transfer chamber to the MBE Gas cabinet for N2 and O2 and He cylinder March 14, 2017- Mantis Factory Testing in England Up close of the bakeout tent Wide view of the full MBE system Chamber from the back showing the pumps Up close view of the chamber The evaporation (effusion) cells under the chamber More of the effusion cells March 13, 2017- Auburn Lab Prep Our differential pumping setup for load-locked effusion cells, quartz crystal, and RHEED. A view inside the loadlock chamber showing our custom designed sample transfer stage. Custom machined sample transfer stage and dummy sample holder. Tthe loadlock and sample transfer chamber under vacuum for the first time!