In our group we have a wide array of state-of-the-art sample preparation and characterisation equipment that allow us to pursue many problems of high current interest.

Sample Preparation

  • home-built spincoater with UV exposer and N2 flushing abilities.
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  • Vacuum oven
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  • centrifuge
  • Vacuum evaporation (with turbo pump)
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Sample Characterisation

  • Optical microscopy (with Video and spectroscopy)
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  • Ellipsometry
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  • Atomic Force Microscopy (new JPK system COMING SOON!!!!!)
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  • Raman Microsopy
  • Optical extinction
  • Differential Scattering Calorimetry
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  • Photon Correlation Spectroscopy
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  • Quartz Crystal Microbalance
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  • Precision capacitance/Los
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