Instrumentation

The group has several items of specialist equipment available for the characterisation of optical properties and physicochemical properties of soft materials.  This equipment is also available for use by other members of the University and outside organisations, either through collaboration, a consultation agreement or paid access, depending on the proposed research.

NIR/UV/Vis Absorption Spectrometer

UVVis

Fluorimeter

Fluorolog-3

Kibron EzPi Plus Surface Tensiometer

ST

First Ten Angstrom Contact Angle Tensiometer

CA

Dip Coater

DipCoater

Raman Spectroscope

Raman