Facilities and Equipment
Ultra High Precision Charger
5 Vertical Units make a 100-channel Ultra High Precision Charger.
Novonix cycling systems provide additional ultra high precision coulometry channels.
80 Channel storage system is a new addition to the lab along with the Automotive Cell Testing Facility.
Automotive Cell Testing Facilty
3 temperature chambers are enclosed in every JustRite cabinet.
Cell Inventory & Safety Light
Cabinets are used to store automotive cells. Notice the 'stop lights' that alert users of the air temperature in the facility.
Cell Testing Lab
High Precision Charger
Jessie preparing cells on the HPC software.
Temperature Controlled Chambers
Chris changing the temperature on one of the chamber controllers.
Jian connecting cables on the Maccor System.
Laura removing a cell from the microcalorimeter.
A pouch cell is enclosed in each capsule as shown to the right.
The Captain's Chair
Jeff helping lab members John and Dan.
Minds at Work
Nupur, Jian and David discussing electrolyte additives.
Colby and Chris managing their projects.
313A - Electrolyte & Electrolyte Additive Lab
TGA Mass Spectrometer
Madeleine, summer student setting the TGA.
G20 Compact Titrator
C30 Coulometric Karl Fischer Titrator
In-situ Volume Measuring Systems
Double Glove Box
Kathlyne preparing cells at the double glove box.
Lina, summer student, using the titrator
313B - X-ray Diffractometer Particle Size Analysis
Dan setting up the XRD.
Particle Size Distribution Analyzer
Pouch Cell Sealing & Specialized Glove Box
Laura sealing a pouch, before picture.
The chamber closes to vacuum seal the pouch cell.
Sealed Pouch Cell
The pouch cell once it has been sealed.
Combinatorial Sputtering Device
Lithium Ion Differential Thermal Analysis
The Chickens in their Coop
Activities are supervised by Eric McCalla, the Chicken Coop Supervisor.
SAXS - Small Angle X-ray Scattering
Combinatorial Solutions Handling Robot
Combinatorial Robot Pipette
Combinatorial Gradient Sample
Automated Charge-Discharge and Impedance Spectroscopy System
Positive Electrode Material Synthesis using CSTR
Continuous Stirred-tank Reactor
Coin Cell and Electrode Fabrication
Coin Cell Crimper
Simon Trussler provides us with machining services.
Student Machine Shop
Students may use the student shop for their projects.
Scanning Electron Microscope
X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy