Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis

IUPUI School of Engineering and Technology

Facilities

Argon filled glovebox

MBRAUN UNIlab glovebox workstation

ramé-hart Contact Angle Goniometer

The ramé-hart Model 200 Standard Contact Angle Goniometer is a powerful tool for measuring contact angle and surface energy.

PE-50 Compact Benchtop Plasma Cleaning System

The PE-50 is a feature packed, low cost, entry level option for plasma treatment. This unit excels at plasma cleaning and surface modification.

Arbin battery cycler

Arbin Instrument’s BT-2000 provides state of the art hardware with the highest level of specifications available in the market. Each channel in the BT2000 is a true potentiostat and galvanostat which provides both voltage and current control for all charging and discharging requirements.

Arbin battery cycler

Two Arbin BT2000 battery testing systems have 32 channels and 40 channels, respectively, which provide Charge/Discharge, Cycling, and PITT tests on this equipment.

CH 660 Electrochemical Analyzer/Workstation

The system contains a fast digital function generator, a direct digital synthesizer for high frequency ac waveforms, high speed dual-channel data acquisition circuitry, a potentiostat, and a galvanostat (available only in select models). The potential control range is ±10 V and the current range is ±250 mA. The instrument is capable of measuring current down to picoamperes.

Bio-Logic VSP with Potentiostat and EIS Channels

Bio-Logic VSP is a research grade potentiostat system which provides EIS capability, low current measurement, high current test and additional potentiostat channels. It is a good equipment for electrochemical analysis.

ESPEC Environmental Chamber

Environmental Chamber has heat control and refrigeration control between -40°C to 180°C with stable temperature conditions.

Automatic Film Coater

Large Automatic Film Coater designed to produce films with consistent thickness by using micrometer adjustable applicators or fixed thickness applicators. It has a unique driving system to produce a smooth coating on all types of materials. One micrometer adjustable applicator is included for immediate use.

Rolling press

MSK-HPR-MR100A (upgrade from EQ-MR100A) is a CE Certified compact precision electric rolling press. It has dual rollers of 100 mm dia. x 100mm width and dual grade micrometer. It is an ideal rolling press for adjusting thickness and increasing active material density of the electrode in Li-Ion batteries research after coating and drying.

Hydraulic Crimper for All Types of Coin Cells

MSK-110 is a new design and CE Certified coin cell crimper with lighter weight and a smaller footprint. The crimper is suitable for sealing various types of coin cells such as CR2032,CR2025,and CR2016 with included die. It can also crimp CR2325, CR2450, AG3, AG5 and other special size cases with optional die sets.

Disc Cutter

This tool is manually operated and is designed for cutting round discs from thin metal sheet/foil (such as Cu and Al) or separator film.  The resulting discs can be used as electrode/separator discs of split test cell and coin cell for battery researches.

Fritsch Pulverisette planetary mill

In Planetary Ball Mills, the comminution of the material to be ground takes place primarily through the high-energy impact of grinding balls.

High power Sonic Dismembrator

It is a high power, programmable system which is ideal for nanotechnology, cell disruption and homogenization applications.

Dry electrode storage container

Dry storage containers provide vacuum and dry conditions to store materials.

Packard Hydrogen Generator

Hydrogen purity: 99.9995%. The generators require only water and electricity to operate. Maximum flow rate: 250 cc/min. Delivery pressure: 2 to 30 psig ±3% 30 to 100 psig ±2%.

Electric Furnace

Automatic temperature controls with digital readout- Furnace maintains temperature set by operator. 2300F Maximum Temperature.

Vacuum oven (2)

Fisher Scientific™ Isotemp™ Model 281A Vacuum Oven. Standard capacity vacuum oven. 10 in. wide (25cm), 1000-watt wraparound element completely covers top, sides and bottom of oven chamber

Fisher Scientific™ Isotemp™ Premium Lab Ovens (2)

Oven, Premium Lab; Fisher Scientific Isotemp; Gravity Flow; 120V 60Hz, 20A, 1800w

2X-225X TRINOCULAR STEREO BOOM
MICROSCOPE + 8M CAMERA

Professional Inverted Biological Microscope

Gas flow meter and controller
Omega mass flow meter and controller

Syringe pump

Provides more advanced features than any other infusion/withdrawal pump thus including five operating modes plus independent rate and volume settings for both infusion and withdraw.

Comsol Multiphysics software

Include Batteries & Fuel Cells Module, Chemical Reaction Engineering Module, CFD Module, Microfluidics Module, Particle Tracing Module, Structural Mechanics Module, ECAD Import Module, Heat Transfer Module, LiveLink for MATLAB and Material Library.

Avizo - 3D visualization and analysis software

Avizo is an advanced 3D analysis software for exploring and understanding materials structures and properties, in a wide range of materials science research areas and for many types of materials.