Equipment

 

1.  Shimadzu SIMULTANEOUS THERMOGRAVIMETRY/DIFFERENTIAL THERMAL ANALYSIS (DTG-60)
Funding: National Research Foundation (NRF)
Purpose: Analysis
 
2.  Shimadzu UV/Vis Absorption Spectrometers
Funding: NRF
Purpose: Analysis/Characterisation

3.  SCANNING ELECTROCHEMICAL MICROSCOPE SYSTEM (INCLUDES 370 BASE AND MICRO TRICELL)
Funding: National Research Foundation (NRF)
Purpose: Electrochemistry

4.  Bruker ELECTRON-SPIN RESONANCE SPECTROMETER SYSTEM
Funding: Department of Science & Technology (DST)/Mintek
Purpose:  Part of Nanotechnology Innovation Centre (NIC)

5.  Micromeritics BET (Brunauer Emmett Teller) AUTOMATIC PHYSISORPTION ANALYZER
Funding: Department of Science & Technology (DST)/Mintek
Purpose:  Part of Nanotechnology Innovation Centre (NIC)

6.  Berghof BR-300 HIGH PRESSURE REACTOR
Funding: National Research Foundation (NRF)
Purpose: Synthesis

7.  NANOSECOND LASER SPECTROMETER (Dye Laser, Nd:YAG, Solid state lasers):
Funding: Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)
Purpose: Photophysics

8.  Bruker RAMAN/FT-IR SPECTROMETER (RAMII / Vertex):
Funding: Department of Science & Technology (DST)/Mintek
Purpose: Part of Nanotechnology Innovation Centre (NIC)

9.  Bruker XRD DIFFRACTOMETER SYSTEM (Discover D8):
Funding: Department of Science & Technology (DST)/Mintek/ NRF
Purpose: Part of Nanotechnology Innovation Centre (NIC)

10. Bruker MALDI-TOF/TOF MASS SPECTROMETER (Autoflex III):
Funding: Department of Science & Technology (DST)/Mintek/NRF
Purpose: Analysis/Nanotechnology

11. Picoquant FLUOTIME (TCSPC) FLUORESCENCE SPECTROMETER:
Funding: National Research Foundation (NRF)
Purpose: Photophysics

12. Veeco ATOMIC FORCE MICROSCOPY (AFM):
Funding: NRF – National Nanotechnology Equipment program
Purpose: Analysis/Nanotechnology

13. Vario ELEMENTAL ANALYSER (Elementar Microcube ELIII):
Funding: National Research Foundation (NRF)
Purpose: Analysis

14. Kratos X-RAY PHOTOELECTRON SPECTROMETER (Axis UltraDLD ):
Funding: NRF – National Nanotechnology Equipment program
Purpose: Analysis/Nanotechnology

15. Varian FLUORESCENCE SPECTROMETER:
Funding: NRF
Purpose: Photophysics
16. Edinburgh SINGLET OXYGEN Ge DETECTOR:
Purpose: Photophysics

17. Z-SCAN
Funding: Donated By Armscor/CS

18. Agilent HPLC (with DAD)
Funding: NRF
Purpose: Chromatography 

19. Variety of Electrochemical systems including (BAS, Autolab, PAR)
Funding: NRF
Purpose: Electrochemistry

20. EZ2 Elite Evaporator
Funding: NRF
Purpose: Laboratory synthesis. Freeze dryer / high b.p. solvent evaporator

 
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Last Modified: Thu, 15 Nov 2012 14:12:42 SAST