Resources for Researchers


Facilities for Materials Characterization

The Clean Technologies Research Institute currently manages the Facilities for Materials Characterization (FMC). The purpose of the FMC is to allow characterization of a wide variety of materials. For information about each piece of equipment, see the links below.

High-field solid-state NMR spectrometer
Scanning electron microscope (SEM) [PDF - 596kB]
Focused ion beam (FIB) [PDF - 719kB]
X-ray photoelectron spectrometer (XPS) [PDF - 656kB]
Physical property measurement system (PPMS) [PDF - 1.2MB]
Hot press [PDF - 298kB]
FT Raman Spectrometer [PDF -693B]
Differential scanning calorimeter [PDF - 640kB]

Other Dalhousie Facilities

Robert M. MacKay Electron Microprobe Laboratory
Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Research Resource
Minerals Engineering Centre

Other Characterization Equipment at Dalhousie

This list of equipment includes instruments that are NOT operated by the Clean Technologies Research Institute, but by indivudual researchers or research facilities. It is not a comprehensive list of everything that may be found at Dalhousie.