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TEMPO Facility Instruments

Differential Scanning Calorimeter
The Netzsch Differential Scanning Calorimeter (DSC) is designed to quantitatively measure the energy absorbed or released by samples as they are heated and to measure the temperature at which any...
The TA Discovery Thermo-Gravimetric Analyzer (TGA) and Mass Spectrometer (MS) at the MRL are great tools for the quantitative analysis of a sample as it is heated. The TGA measures the change in mass...
DynaCool Instrument
The new DynaCool PPMS does electrical, transport, and magnetic measurements on samples while controlling their environment from 1.9 to 400 K and with a magnetic field from 0 to plus or minus 9 Tesla...
High Temperature Powder XRD
The Bruker D8 Advance is a very easy to use x-ray diffractometer set up to measure powders, thin films, and foils in the theta theta configuration. The X-Ray source uses a copper target. The D8 can...
The Horiba FluoroMax® 4 spectrometer is a powerful tool for measuring fluorescence of solids, liquids, powders and thin films. The instrument is easy to use and is controlled by FluorEssenceTM...
Inductively Coupled Plasma (ICP)
The MRL has a wonderful Inductively Coupled Plasma (ICP) Atomic Emission Spectrometer that is available for use on a recharge basis. Our Instrument is a Thermo iCAP 6300 model that can simultaneously...
Micromeritics AccuPyc 1330 Pycnometer
Micromeritics AccuPyc 1340 Pycnometer For very precise density measurements of small powder or solid samples. The MicroMeritics AccuPyc 1340 Pycnometer is a fast, non destructive, fully automatic...
MicroMeritics TriStar Porosimeter
Porosimeters - Surface Area, Pore Volume, & Pore Size Distribution Measurement We have a Micromeritics Porosimiter that provides fast and accurate measurements of the surface area, pore volume,...
Physical Properties Measurement System
The MRL Chemistry Facility has a new analytical instrument called a Physical Properties Measurement System (PPMS). It measures DC Resistivity, AC Transport (AC Resistivity, Hall Coefficient, I-V...
Quantum Design MPMS 5XL SQUID Magnetometer
The Quantum Design MPMS 5XL SQUID uses a Superconducting Quantum Interference Device (SQUID) Magnetometer to monitor very small changes in magnetic flux and so discover the magnetic properties of...
Shimadzu UV3600 UV-Nir-NIR Spectrometer
The Shimadzu UV3600 UV-Nir-NIR Spectrometer is a high sensitivity, high resolution, low stray light instrument for Diffuse Reflectance, Specular Reflectance, Transmission and Absorption measurements...
The Olympus BX41 Fluorescence Microscope
This microscope illuminates samples from above as well as from below as in a conventional microscope. Most users will be interested in using light from above the sample to illuminate and energize the...