Polymer Characterization Facility

Location: Room 7, LRSM
Supervisor/Coordinator: Dr. Andrew R. McGhie
Contact: Andrew R. McGhie
Phone: 215-898-6461
Email: mcghie@lrsm.upenn.edu

Polymer CharacterizationThe materials characterization facility has been created primarily to serve the needs of the polymer IRG. It contains thermal analysis equipment and FTIR ,

  • TA Instruments 4100 Thermal Analyzer with the following modules
    • 2960 STD simultaneous TG/DTA
    • 2920 Differential Scanning Calorimeter with modulated DSC
  • Pfeiffer Thermostar Mass Spectrometer.
  • Perkin Elmer 2000 FTIR