LAB EQUIPMENTS

State of the art analytical instruments

GC - FID: SHIMADZU GC2014

Analyze volatile fatty acids, alcohols, and other compounds with auto injector

GC - TCD: SHIMADZU GC2014

Analyze biogas compositions (CH4, CO2, H2, O2, N2, etc.) with high acuracy

MICRO GC: AGILENT 490

2 microGC. Analyze biogas compositions (CH4, CO2, H2S, O2, N2, etc.) with great reproducibility

HPLC-RID: WATER 2695 WITH WATER 2414 DETECTOR

HPLC with refractive index detector. Analyze sugars and other soluble compounds.

TOC: SHIMADZU V-CSN

Analyze total organic compound, inorganic compounds, etc.

FIBER ANALYZER: ANKOM 200

Analyze cellulose, hemicellulose, lignin via gravimetric technique.

SPECTROPHOTOMETER: HACH DR5000

Uv-Vis spectrophotometer for Hach chemical analysis kit (COD, TKN, NH4+, SO4-, PO4-, etc.)

COD ANALYSIS KIT: HACH DRB200

Chemical oxygen demand (COD) analysis kit

CENTRIFUGE: EPPENDORF 5810R

Centrifuge with temperature control and removable rotor for different tube sizes.

INCUBATOR SHAKER: INNOVA 4000

Incubator shaker for microbial cultivation and batch test.

INCUBATOR SHAKER: INNOVA 42

Incubator shaker with ventilation for microbial/fungal cultivation and batch test.

INCUBATOR: FISHER ISOTEMP INCUBATOR

Incubator for cell growth and drying samples

INCUBATOR SHAKER: NEW BRUNSWICK EXCELLA E25

Top load incubator shaker

DRYING OVEN: THERMO FISHER

Oven 105C for drying and moisture analysis

MUFFLE FURNACE: FISHER ISOTEMP

Muffle furnace 550C

AUTO-TITRATOR: HACH AT1000

Analyze total volatile fatty acid (VFA), total alkalinity (ALK), and VFA/ALK ratio.

DIGITAL BURETTE: TITRETTE

Titration with speed and accuracy

PH METER: ACCUMET AB15

Benchtop pH/mV meter with temperature compensation

EPPENDORF BIOFLOW 120

Bioprocess control station and vessel for controlling and monitoring fermentation process.

BIOREACTOR: BIOFLO 110

Bioreactor for controlled fermentation process

AUTOCLAVE: HIRAYAMA HVE50

Sterilizer autoclave

GAS METER: RITTER 0.5L

Drum-type gas meter to quantify gas volume

GAS METER: RITTER MILI-GAS COUNTER

Flip-type gas meter to quantify gas volume

DEIONIZED WATER: ELGA PURELAB FLEX 2

DI water (18.2 MOhm-cm) purifier

FREEZER -30C: SUMMIT VT225

Commercial freezer for samples storage at -30C

FREEZER: VWR -20C

Auto defrost freezer 20 cubic feet

REFRIGERATOR: GE PROFILE ARCTICA

Refridgerator for samples storage at 5C

BALANCE: METTLER TOLEDO ME

Two decimal point balance. Read 0.01g

BALANCE: METTLER TOLEDO

Three decimal point balance. Read 0.001g

BALANCE: METTLER TOLEDO AL104

Four decimal point balance. Read 0.0001g

DRY VACUUM: WELCH 2025

Self-cleaning dry vacuum system to degas or remove alcohols

ROTAVAPOR: BUCHI R-100

Vaporize alcohols from fermentation broth

MOISTURE ANALYZER: MOC 120H SHIMADZU

Automatic moisture analyzer and total solid analysis

VACUUM OVEN: ISOTEMP 281

Drying samples with external vacuum

ULTRASONIC BATH: FISHER FS20D

Ultrasonic cleaner bath

STIRRING HOTPLATES: CORNING PC-420D

6 stirring hot plates with digital display

WATER BATH: ISOTEMP 205

Water bath with digital temperature control and display

LIGHT MICROSCOPE: OLYMPUS CX31

Microscope with digital camera mount for cell count and morphology

MICROPIPETTE: ASSORTED EPPENDORF

Various volume micropippetes

 
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