FACILITIES

We are currently busy with the acquisition of the following equipment for our lab:

Metal processing

  • Electric arc melt furnace
  • High-energy ball mill
  • Tube furnace
  • Muffle furnaces
  • Electric rolling press
  • Powder compacting press
  • Mechanical polishing machine

Nanofabrication 

  • Customized Fiji F200 Gen2 plasma atomic layer deposition equipped with a UNIlab Pro Mbraun glove box workstation for the transfer of air-sensitive materials
  • 3 Fume hoods
  • Clean bench laminar flow hood
  • Schlenk line
  • Nitrogen-filled double size glove box (UNIlab Pro Mbraun glove box workstationn)
  • Argon-filled regular size glove box (UNIlab Pro Mbraun glove box workstation)
  • Vacuum pumps
  • Microbalance
  • Lab balances

Assembly and Testing 

  • Multi-channel potentiostat (Bio-Logic / Model VMP300)
  • Multi-channel potentiostat (Bio-Logic / Model SP300)
  • Keithley 2400
  • UV-Vis-NIR spectrophotometer
  • Solar simulator
  • Quantum efficiency measurement station
  • Gas chromatograph
  • High pressure gas sorption analyzer
  • 2 Optical tables
  • High-resolution electrochemical dilatometer (Model ECD-nano-DL)
  • Vacuum oven
  • Crimping machine for coin cell battery assembly
  • Disc puncher
  • Swagelok cells

Microstructure & Phase Characterization  

  • Nanoscale characterization equipment, Singh center for nanotechnology
  • National lab facilities