Research Facilities

 

Facilities are located at the University of Adelaide with several graphene labs, with labs scale graphene materials production, prototyping and characterisation capabilities.

Take a virtual tour of the main graphene lab – from the link, click the top left drop down menu and select “Graphene Labs”


lab

Nanomaterials synthesis

  • Chemical
  • Hydrothermal
  • Ultrasonication
  • Ball milling
  • Thermal (CVD)
  • High-sheer
  • Freeze drying


surface engineering

Surface Engineering

  • ALD (thermal, plasma)
  • CVD (3)Plasma (atmospheric)
  • Plasma (vacuum)
  • Plasma (particles, corona)
  • UV/OzoneSpin, dip, spray coating
  • Thermal deposition
  • Electrochemical (deposition anodization, etching)
  • Laser scribing


ball milling

Characterization facilities

  • Light Microscopy
  • SEM, TEM, EDAX,
  • Raman, FTIR, XRD
  • UV/VIS, PL, XRF
  • PSD, BET
  • TGA, Tensiometer
  • Electrochemical
  • Conductivity


3d printer

Prototyping/scaling up

  • Graphene filaments extrusion
  • 3D hard printing
  • 3D soft printing
  • 2D printing (inkjet, spray)
  • Research grade graphene (pristine, rGO, GO, nanodots)
  • Custom Functionalisation
  • Mxenes, hBN, MoS2 etc.
  • Graphene conductive inks
  • Ag nanowires