Equipment

Colloid science

Freeze-dryer, ultrasonicators, dynamic light scattering, tensiometer, high-pressure homogenizer, particle charge detector, optical microscope, contact angle.

dynamic light scattering 

 

Fabrication of nanofibers

Electrospinning cabine for single, coaxial, triaxial, side-by-side, and multinozzles electrospinning. Static and rotating collectors.

Electrospinning

 

Electrochemical measurements

Potentiostat/galvanostat equiped with modules for electrochemical quartz microbalance and electrochemical impedance spectroscopy.

Potentiostat
 

Polymer chemistry and engineering

Standard equipment for chemistry such as centrifuge, ovens, shakers, incubators, pH meter/conductimeter. Plate reader, densimeter, refractometer, UV-curing device, spin-coater, dip-coater, doctor blade coater, magnetic levitation device, rheometer with dynamic mechanical analysis module. Salt-spray, UV resistance, and fire-retardancy tests.

 

Central facility

Measurements can be carried out on machines of central facility of VISTEC such as SEM, TEM, AFM, XPS, XRD, SC-XRD, XRF, MALDI-TOF, LC-quadrupole-TOF, GPC, GC-MS, CHNS analyzer, BET, DSC, TGA, 600 MHz NMR, FTIR, UV-Vis, and fluorescence spectroscopy.