MERlin Equipment and Facilities
MERLin is equipped with state-of-the art facilities and modern laboratories. We also have access through the Mark Wainwright Analytical Centre to a range of complementary facilities including electron microscopy, nuclear magnetic resonance, X-ray diffraction, Raman spectroscopy and elemental analysis.
Some of the instruments below are available to be used by external people, but some charges will be applied. For more information please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
High Pressure Gravimetric Balance
Rubotherm magnetic suspension balance
Technical specifications: 1μg resolution, 0.01 bar to 200 bar and from -150 to 400 °C. The balance is equipped with an Al sinker for simultaneous density measurement and buoyancy effects correction.
Dedicated to hydrogen absorption/desorption measurements by hydrogen storage materials.