Imperial College London

Harvey Flower Microstructural Characterisation Suite

This centre for electron microscopy provides modern facilities for advanced materials imaging and characterisation. The facilities include three scanning electron microscopes (SEMs) and three transmission electron microscopes (TEMs), the latest being the state of the art monochromated FEI TITAN 80/300 and FEI Helios NanoLab 600 DualBeam. 

Centre for Advanced Structural Ceramics

This centre offers facilities to improve UK capability in fabrication and modelling of structural ceramics, such as:

  • Freeze dryer
  • Nanoindenter
  • Server
  • Thermal analysis
  • Thermo-mechanical testing
  • Thermodynamic software
  • Vacuum furnace
  • Vacuum hot press

Polymers and microfluidics:

  • The Polymers & Microfluidics group has several laboratories:
  • Microfluidics laboratory
  • Light scattering laboratory
  • Combinatorial laboratory
  • Polymer synthesis and sample preparation laboratory
  • Analytical services laboratory
  • X-ray diffraction laboratory