Infrastructure

OUR LABORATORY

The fully equipped laboratories and pilot production lines of Cnano can offer high level services in the field of surface treatment, nanoparticles production and fast characterizations.

Electroplating line for composite coatings

Laboratory Equipment

  • Electrochemical station – potentiostat/galvanostat, with Booster and flat corrosion cell (MetroOhm, Autolab PGSTAT 302N).
  • Ultrasonic processors/sonotrodes (Hieschler UP200St).
  • Planetary Ball Mill (Retsch, PM100s).
  • Contact angle goniometer (AttensionTheta Lite Optical Tensiometer).
  • Rotary evaporator (Stuart RE300).
  • Glove box / inert atmosphere chamber.
  • Vickers Micro Hardness Tester (Shimadzu HMV-G20).
  • UV-Vis spectrophotometer (Agilent Carry 60) equipped with DRA Fibre Optic coupler (Harrick Agilent Barrelino).
  • Optical Microscope (Leica, DM2700 M).
  • Solar simulator (HelioSim, CL60, Voss Electronic).
  • Custom UV-Vis and Visible light photocatalytic reactor.
  • Photo-radiometer with UVA (315-400nm) and Vis probes (400-1050nm).
  • Centrifuge (Hettich ROTOFIX 32A).

Creative Nano Production line