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Other services

SERVICETECHNIQUES/EQUIPMENTRESPONSIBLE/S

The department has a large variety of facilities for carrying out tests, studies, reports, projects, experiments, analyses, and synthesis relating to chemical engineering. Of note are the areas of polymers and plastics, environment, processes and biotechnology, corrosion, nanotechnology, surface treatment, artistic heritage and fibres.

Services can be hired ranging from short services with rapid, simple results to large applied research or development projects in cooperation with other companies or institutions, with opportunities for government funding.

Furthermore, professional continuing education courses can be organized within the areas of expertise of different lecturers. For further information, contact each lecturer or the department secretary directly (secretaria.eqarrobaGupc.edu).

Modification of Fibres
  • Chemical and enzymatic modification
  • Genetic engineering
GBMI
Fibre Pigmentation
  • Chemical and enzymatic modification
  • Genetic engineering
GBMI
Studies of Metal Corrosion
  • Potenciostats
  • Optical microscopy
  • Precision scales
  • Saline fog chamber
IIL
Studies of Transport in Aquifers
  • Scaled pilot equipment for transport in porous media
  • Chemical analysers
R2ME
Functional Modelling of Nanomaterials
  • High-performance software and equipment
IMEM
Analysis and Study of Artistic Heritage
  • Sample preparation: development of specific techniques for preparing especially complex samples
  • Optical microscopy
  • Electron microscopy, SEM-EDS, TEM, Microprobe
  • FTIR spectroscopy and microspectroscopy
  • X-Ray diffraction
  • Mössbauer spectroscopy
  • EXAFS, X-Ray fluorescence
AMPC