Dynamic Light Scattering: Malvern ZEN3600

By chavalmanes on July 21, 2017 in Nanoparticle Synthesis and Characterization

Equipment Name:  Dynamic Light Scattering: Malvern ZEN3600 Location: 015 Brauer Hall Capabilities: Accurate, reliable and repeatable particle size analysis of proteins, polymers and colloidal dispersion in one or two minutes. Measurement in the native environment of the material. Mean size only requires knowledge of the viscosity of the liquid. Simple or no sample preparation, high […]

Imager Microscope: Zeiss A1 AXIO

By rnair on July 21, 2017 in Nanoparticle Synthesis and Characterization

Equipment Name: Imager Microscope: Zeiss A1 AXIO Location: 017 Brauer Hall Capabilities: The Zeiss Axioscope A1 can be used with reflected and transmitted light techniques such as Brightfield, darkfield, polarization, DIC, fluorescence and phase contrast. Equipment Use Fees Internal Academic: $5/hour External Academic: $10/hour Industry: $25/hour Staff time: Academic: $60/hour Industry: $120/hour

Ultramicrotome: Leica EM UC 7

By rnair on July 21, 2017 in Nanoparticle Synthesis and Characterization

Equipment Name: Ultramicrotome: Leica EM UC 7 Location: 075 Whitaker Hall Capabilities: High quality ultramicrotome for precise room temperature The stereomicroscope offers higher magnification Provides easy preparation of semi and ultrathin sections as well as perfect smooth surfaces of biological and other samples for TEM, SEM, AFM and LM examination Fast operation via touch screen control […]

Ultracentrifuge: Thermo Scientific Sorvall WX

By rnair on July 21, 2017 in Nanoparticle Synthesis and Characterization

Equipment Name: Ultracentrifuge: Thermo Scientific Sorvall WX Location: 017 Brauer Hall Capabilities Available in 80,000, 90,000 and 100,000 rpm models, offering RCF up to 802,000 x g. Low deck height (86.3 cm/ 33.9 in) makes rotor loading and unloading easy Self-locking rotor system Intuitive full color LCD touch screen keeps operation and programming simple. Automatic tube […]

TEM: FEI Tecnai G2 Spirit

By rnair on July 21, 2017 in Nanoparticle Synthesis and Characterization

Equipment Name:  FEI Tecnai G2 Spirit Location: 075 Whitaker Hall Capabilities: High contrast, high resolution for 20-120 KV operation Equipped with LaB6 electron source Smart tracking position system for sample navigation GATAN Digital Micrograph for image acquisition High image quality at various section thickness Equipment Use Fees Internal Academic: $25/hour External Academic: $30/hour Industry: $60/hour […]

SEM: FEI Nova Nano 230

By rnair on July 21, 2017 in Nanoparticle Synthesis and Characterization

Equipment Name: FEI Nova Nano 230 SEM Location: 075  Whitaker Hall Capabilities: High resolution imaging using In-lens secondary electron detector (TLD-SE) and conventional Everhart Thornley detector (ETD) Beam acceleration voltage selectable from 1KV to 30 KV Motorized stage assures precise, reproducible specimen positioning Energy Dispersive X-ray Spectrometer (EDS) for elemental spectra and mapping Cressington 108 […]

AFM: Veeco Di 3100

By rnair on July 20, 2017 in Nanoparticle Synthesis and Characterization

Equipment Name: AFM: Veeco Di 3100 Location: 017 Brauer Hall Capabilities:  Metrology sub-Angstrom resolution 100×100 µm lateral dynamic range 5 µm vertical dynamic range Tapping Mode Contact Mode Equipment Use Fees Internal Academic: $15/hour External Academic: $20/hour Industry: $60/hour Staff time: Academic: $60/hour Industry: $120/hour

Critical Point Dryer: Electron Microscopy Sciences 850

Equipment Name:Critical Point Dryer: Electron Microscopy Sciences 850 Location: 017 Brauer Hall Capabilities: Vertical chamber with top filling and bottom draining Normal operating temperature 35°C pressure 1500 psi Thermoelectric peltier cooling and heating Fine control needle valve pressure letdown Illuminated chamber with side viewing port Stirrer system for enhanced solvent exchange Temperature monitoring and control […]