Equipment: Analytics

Analytics

  • 200 kV FEG transmission electron microscope with EDX, EELS, EFTEM, as well as 3D tomography plus cryo and heating options
  • Focused Ion Beam (FIB) for in-situ preparation of crosssections and TEM lamellae
  • High resolution scanning electron microscope (HRSEM) with cryro-preparation chamber
  • Confocal laser microscope
  • Surface analysis systems: XPS, UPS, TOF-SIMS, AES, and AFM
  • Laser-induced Fluorescence (LIF)
  • Laser-induced Breakdown Spectroscopy (LIBS)
  • XRF hand unit (x-ray fluorescence analysis)
  • Inverse Gas Chromatography (IGC)
  • Chromatography (GC-MS and pyrolysis GC-MS)
  • Chemiluminescence for analysis of aging processes
  • Thermal analysis (DSC, modulated DSC, DMA, TMA, TGA, torsion pendulum)
  • MALDI-TOF-MS for protein and polymer characterization
  • Light scattering for characterizing turbid dispersions
  • Spectroscopic ellipsometry
  • Thermography
  • Laser-induced plasma spectroscopy (LIPS)
  • IR, Raman and UV-VIS spectrometers
  • IR-VCD spectrometer (Infrared Vibrational Dichroism)
  • Rheology (Rheolyst AR 1000 N, ARES – Advanced Rheometric Expansion System)
  • Equipment for measuring heat conductivity
  • Dielectrometer
  • Electrochemical impedance spectroscopy (EIS) and noise analysis (ENA)
  • High-performance potentiostat, 30 V, 20 A
  • High-performance potentiostat, 100 V, 20 A
  • MultEchemTM potentiostat system with 4 independent Reference 600 potentiostats
  • Ion chromatograph and auto-titration system
  • Instruments for measuring contact angles
  • Scanning Kelvin probe
  • Phased-array ultrasound measuring device (Olympus OmniScan MX PA)
  • Fluorescence microscope
  • Bohlin Gemini 200 rheometer