List of ILTSR PAS equipment

No. Apparatus Temperature range Magnetic field Possible measurements
1 Quantum Design MPMS-5 magnetometer 1.7-400 K (with oven: 300-800 K) up to 5 T ——–
2 Quantum Design MPMS XL-7 magnetometer 1.7-400 K (with 3He iQuantum cryostat: 0.5-4 K) up to 7 T DC, AC (0.1 Hz – 1kHz, up to 10 Oe) and RSO (0.5-4 Hz)
3 Quantum Design PPMS-9 platform 1.8-400 K (with 3He cryostat: 0.35 – 350 K) up to 9 T specific heat and electrical transport measurements
4 Quantum Design PPMS-14 platform 1.8-400 K (with 3He-4He cryostat: 0.050-4 K) up to 14 T specific heat and electrical transport measurements
5 Simultaneous thermal analyzer Netzsch STA 449 F3 Jupiter ~20°C – 2400°C (with tungsten furnace) ——– differential thermal analysis (DTA) and thermogravimetry (TG); differential scanning calorimetry (DSC) also possible after upgrade
6 Mossbauer Spectrometer (Elektronika Jądrowa – Kraków) 300 – 1000 K ——– transmission geometry and convention electron technique
7 Mossbauer Spectrometer (Spectromag Oxford Instruments) 1.5-300 K up to 8 T transmission geometry and convention electron technique
No. Excitation source Wavelength
1 YAG:Nd, pulsed work PW 266 nm (4th harmonic)
355 nm (3rd harmonic)
532 nm (2nd harmonic)
2 Argon laser, continuous work CW 456 nm, 488 nm and 514 nm
3 Laser diodes (50mW – 8W) 266 nm, 375 nm, 400 nm, 405 nm, 450 nm, 655 nm, 808 nm, 940 nm, 975 nm, 1064 nm, 1530 nm
No. Apparatus Characteristic Possible measurements
1 Jobin-Yvon HR1000 monochromator provided with a CCD camera equipped with 1200 lines/mm blazed at 500 nm in VIS range and in the 800-1700 nm range with a CCD IDUS near-infrared InGaAs camera from ANDOR equipped with a 900 line/mm grating blazed at 1300 nm and Cryostat 10K-300K luminescence and kinetics measurements
2 Edinburgh Instrument FLS980 Spectrometer 450W Xenon lamp as excitation source
Wavelength range: 200-1700 nm
Integration Sphere to Quantum Yield measurement
emission, excitation, luminescence kinetics, quantum yield
3 Raman confocal microscope Renishaw inVia Measurement range: 100-3200 cm-1          Excitation source: 514 nm and 830 nm laser line Spatial resolution: 1μm Raman spectra
4 Agilent Cary 5000 UV-VIS-NIR Spectrophotometer Wavelength range 175-3300 nm
Agilent Cary Universal Measurement Accessory to measure Refractive Index
transmittance, reflectance and refractive index
5 Malvern Zetasizer Nano ZS Size measurement using patented NIBS (Non-Invasive Back Scatter) technology.
Zeta potential using patented M3-PALS technology
size measurement from 0.3nm (diameter) to 10 microns and zeta potential
6 Keithley 2010 multimeter detection setup for photoconductivity measurements
7 Setup with Linkam Temperature controlled stages Temperature range: 77K-600K luminescence spectra measurements
8 Coherent Libra femtosecond laser system coupled with a Light Conversion OPerA Optical Parametric Amplifier Emission spectra range: 350-880 nm
Excitation range: 260-3000 nm
Time resolution: 14 ps
emission, excitation