Polymer Institute

Polymer Processing
  • RTI Engineering Polymerization Reaction System
  • Bühler Solid State Reactor
  • Parr Micro Bench Top Reactor 4590
  • Haake Single screw extruder
  • Twin screw extruder
  • Ribbon chill rolls
  • Pellet dryer
  • Pelletizer
  • Arburg Injection molding machine
  • Blow molding machine
  • TM Long Biaxial Film stretching machine
Characterization
  • Hitachi, Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM), S4800 II
  • FEI, Quanta 3D FEG dual beam electron microscope with Focused Ion Beam (FIB) & ESEM
  • Hitachi, Scanning Transmission Electron Microscope (STEM), HD 2300A
  • Keyance Light Microscope with Automated Stage
  • Instron, Capillary Rheometer
  • Rheometric Scientific, RDA III Rheometer
  • Instron, Universal tester
  • CSI, Impact tester CS-137, CSI
  • TA Instruments, DCS 200 Differential Scanning Calorimeter (DCS)
  • TA Instruments, Thermal Gravimetric Analyzer (TGA), TGA Q50
  • TA Instruments, Dynamic Mechanical Analyzer (DMA), DMA Q800
  • Perkin Elmer, Diamond Differential Scanning Calorimeter (DSC)
  • Shimadzu, Gel Permeation Chromatography (GPC)
  • Perkin Elmer, Automated Thermal Desorption (ATD), ATD 400
  • Perkin Elmer, Headspace Auto Sampler (HS),
  • Perkin Elmer, Gas Chromatography (GC), AutoSystem XL
  • Shimadzu, Liquid Chromatography – Mass Spectrometer (LC-MS/MS), 850 Model
  • Thermo Scientific, Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometer (ICP-MS), XSeries 2
  • Bruker Daltonics, Matrix Assisted Laser Desorption Ionization - Time of Flying - Mass Spectrometer (MALDI-TOF-MS)
  • Rigaku, X-Ray Diffractometer, Ultima III
  • Digilab, Fourier Transform Infra-Red (FTIR), FTS 4000 and Microscope UMA 600
  • Perkin Elmer, Fourier Transform Infra-Red (FTIR) with Array Detector, Frontier and Microscope Spotlight 400
  • Shimadzu, Ultraviolet-Visible Spectrophotometer (UV-Vis), UV-2450
  • Jobin Yvon Horiba, Confocal Raman Spectrometer
  • Bruker, Fourier Transform Raman (FT-Raman), MultiRAM and Raman Microscope
  • Bruker, Atomic Force Microscope (AFM), Multimode
  • Micromeritics ASAP 2020 Accelerated Surface Area and Porosimetry System
  • Bruker Advance III 600 MHz NMR instrument with a 13C/1H Cryoprobe**
3 D Printing
  • AON M FDM Printer
  • 3D Systems Capture - 3D Scanner
  • AON M2 FDM Printer
  • HP Jet Fusion 580 3D Color Printer
  • Formlabs Form 3 SLA Printers
  • 3Devo Composer 450 - Filament Maker
Sample Preperation
  • RMC Microtome MT-7
  • Cressington Sputter Coater 108Auto
  • Labconco XPert Nano Enclosure
  • Mars230/60 Microwave System
  • Tantec Contact Angle Meter
  • Fume Hoods
  • Vacuum Ovens
Last Updated: 7/5/19