Facilities

Research Facilities of Prof. B.S. Murty’s Group

Nanotech Lab In-charge: Lavanya, 9597243620, lavanya.metly @ gmail.com

 

 

Equipment

Location

Major specs

Student in-charge

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XRD (X'pert Pro PANalytical)

Nanotech lab

High temperature XRD (up to 1500oC), Small angle XRD

Mohan M., 8374338979, mohanmuralikrishna9 @ gmail.com

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BET (Surface area) / Pycnometer

Nanotech lab

Pore volume, surfaced area, True Volume

Lavakumar, 9043346708, lavakumar.rgukt @ gmail.com

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Particle Size Analyser

Nanotech lab

Nano particle analysis

Lavakumar, 9043346708, lavakumar.rgukt @ gmail.com

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Dilatometer Setaram

Nanotech lab

Temperature capability up to 1600 ̊C

Vasanth, 9003035946, vasanthckm86 @ gmail.com

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Netzsch DSC/TGA

Nanotech lab

Temperature capability up to 1500 ̊C

Adil Shaik, 9962746846,   adilmmt01 @ gmail.com

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Perkin Elmer DSC (under repair)

Nanotech lab

Temperature capability up to 600 ̊C

Prasanna Kumar, 9840743943, prasanna.blue @ gmail.com

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Hysitron Nano Indenter

AFM Lab

Nano hardness, reduced Young’s modulus

Karthiselva, 9884339557, karthiselvas @ gmail.com

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LCZ Meter (N4L and HIOKI 3535)

 

 

VRKM Lab

(Phys.Dept)

 

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Rajim,

rajimmondal.phys @ gmail.com

(not currently in IITM)

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d33 Meter

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PE Loop Tracer

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ME Set Up

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Poling Unit

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Fritsch P-5 High Energy Planetary Ball Mills - 3

Nanotech lab

Wet and dry milling at room temperature (atmospheric condition)

Rahul Bhattacharya, 9962878997, rahulbnitrr @ gmail.com

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Zoz Simoloyer CM 01

Metal Forming lab

Dry milling at room temperature (atmospheric condition)

Karthick G, 900343205, karthickg2013 @ gmail.com

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Glove Box

Nanotech lab

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Ameey Anupam, 9884733761, ameeyanupam @ gmail.com

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Compaction unit (under repair)

Nanotech lab

20 ton

Adil Shaik, 9962746846,   adilmmt01 @ gmail.com

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Compaction unit

Metal Forming lab

Pressure=35 k N

Anand sekhar, 9940631154, anandskhr @ gmail.com

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Spark Plasma Sintering Furnace

Metal Forming lab

Temperature capability up to 2000oC, Pressure = 100 MPa

Rahul Ravi, 9884183268, rahulravick @ gmail.com

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Carbolite High Temp. Furnace

Materials Processing lab

Temperature of operation=1600oC

Raghu Nandan, 9498052775, Raghu22230 @ gmail.com

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Arc melting and Suction casting

Nanotech lab

Suction casting (rod and Tube) Pressure=10-6m bar

Anirudha Karati, 9944822478, anikarati @ gmail.com

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Vacuum Heat Treatment Furnace

Nanotech lab

Operating at 900 ̊C, Pressure=10-6 m bar

Mayur Vaidya, 9445828843, mmayur007 @ gmail.com

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Resistance Heating furnace

Physical Metallurgy Lab

Ar gas purging facility, Operating at 1300 ̊C

Adil Shaik, 9962746846,   adilmmt01 @ gmail.com