Breadcrumb

Research facilities

Research facilities managed by BIOMAT research group in the Chemical and Environmental Engineering Department are listed below:

Sample preparation

Freeze-drying
Model: Fisher Scientific Bioblock

Homogenizer
Model: Selecta

Mill
Model: Selecta

Compression
Model: Specac

Extrusion
Model: Haake

Injection
Model: Haake

Sample conditioning

Climatic chamber
Model: ACS

Ageing chamber
Model: Medline Scientific

Oven
Model: Medline Scientific

Refrigerator
Model: Liebher Lab

Physico-chemical characterization

Color meter
Model: Konica Minolta

Gloss meter
Model: Konica Minolta

FTIR spectroscopy
Model: Nicolet Nexus

Electrophoresis
Model: BioRad

UV spectroscopy
Model: Jasco

Fluorescence
Model: PTI

Mechanical characterization

Electromechanical testing
Model: MTS

Mechanical testing
Model: Instron

Hardness meter
Model: PCE

Thermal characterization

Thermo-Gravimetric Analyser, TGA
Model: Mettler

Differential Scanning Calorimetry, DSC
Model: Mettler

Barrier properties

Water vapor permeability tester
Model: Labthink

Contact angle measurements
Model: Dataphysics Instruments

Environmental assessment

Life Cycle Analysis (LCA), Carbon Print
Software: SimaPro

Compostability
 

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