In our labs at Swansea University you can find everything you need to do excellent Organic Chemistry and Polymers characterisation. We have a wide range of technical instruments, essential from the synthesis of small molecules to the evaluation of physical properties of large polymers. Just click on any picture to get a brief description of the instrument.
BET Surface area analyser Quantachrome NOVA 2000e A very flexible instrument, which allows the evaluation of BET surface area and pore size distribution (PSD) for polymeric materials. It is possible to run measurements with N2 and CO2. https://www.quantachrome.com/pdf_brochures/07122.pdf
Gel Permeation Chromatography (GPC) i-Series Prominence, is an essential tool in polymer chemistry for measuring the distribution of molecular weights. Shimadzu has introduced the Prominence GPC system, designed specifically to provide superior data reliability and ease of use. https://www.shimadzu.com/an/hplc/aplsys/gpc.html
The Discover® 2.0 is the premier microwave reactor for performing any organic or inorganic synthetic chemistry. Featuring a best-in-class 300 mL single-mode microwave cavity and intuitive software with a 10″ touchscreen interface, it is possible to program a reaction in seconds and achieve the best synthetic yield in minutes.
LS 55 Luminescence Spectrometer The PerkinElmer LS 55 Luminescence spectrometer offers flexibility, versatility, reliability and ease-of-use. Based on years of experience in Luminescence spectroscopy, the LS 55 spectrometer includes a host of automated accessories and software to address a wide range of bioresearch applications. Whether your application requires fluorescence, phosphorescence, chemi – or bioluminescence, the LS 55 is ready for the challenge. http://www.perkinelmer.co.uk/lab-solutions/resources/docs/PRD_Flexibility.pdf
Sonicator The new Q700 is the most technologically advanced sonicator available today. A state-of-the-art touch screen interface offers intuitive control and provides a user-friendly experience. The most important feature of a Sonicator is reproducibility. http://www.sonicator.com/18-q700-sonicator.html
Benchtop NMR The NMReady™ line of 60 MHz benchtop NMR spectrometers are a truly innovative platform. Designed with usability in mind, the instruments were engineered in an unparalleled compact package with unequaled connectivity. http://www.nanalysis.com/products-overview/
FT-IR Microscopy System with Spectrum Two Spotlight™ IR microscope systems are designed to meet the challenges of an expanding laboratory by generating high quality, reproducible data from a variety of sample types. The Spotlight encompasses intelligent technology and simplicity in operation to take on today’s challenges and those to come. http://www.perkinelmer.co.uk/product/spotlight-200i-sp2-system-na-l1862105
UV/Vis Spectrophotometer The LAMBDA™ 365 delivers state-of-the-art UV/Vis performance that meets the needs of pharmaceuticals, analytic chemists, geneticists, and manufacturing QA/QC analysts everywhere. With 21 CFR part 11 compliant software available, the LAMBDA system is ready to support everything from standard methods and applications to those requiring regulatory compliance. http://www.perkinelmer.co.uk/Product/lambda-365-spectrophotometer-uv-express-n4100020
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