FACILITIES
 
Cee-100CB Spin Coater/Hot Plate  

Cee-100CB Spin Coater/Hot Plate

 

IMPORTANT:

  • Clean up any chemical residue after spin coating
  • Turn the vacuum pump off after each use.
 
Tousimis Supercritical CO2 Dryer  

Tousimis Supercritical CO2 Dryer

 
Jelight UVO Cleaner Model 144AX  

Jelight UVO Cleaner Model 144AX

 
Harrick Expanded Plasma Cleaner  

Harrick Expanded Plasma Cleaner & PlasmaFlo™

Operation procedure

  • Sign in the log book
  • Open oxygen tank main valve, then regulator, to a pressure ~40 psi
  • Pump OFF (on the left hand side), vent chamber by opening needle valve, then load sample (dry and solvent free)
  • Pump ON , main power ON (on the right hand side)
  • Check the vacuum (~100 mTorr) and turn on the plasma (rotary RF power switch), keep a proper and stable oxygen flow rate until finish
  • Turn off the plasma unit promptly following each use:
    • Simply turn the rotary RF power switch to OFF
    • Flip the main power switch to OFF
  • Take out sample by venting chamber with oxygen slowly
  • Keep the vacuum pump ON to keep the chamber clean
  • Sign out the log book

 

IMPORTANT:

  • Never leave the unit powered on for excessive period.
 
Verdi V6 Dioded-Pumped Laser  

Verdi V6 Dioded-Pumped Laser

 
97435 Oriel Flood Exposure Source  

97435 Oriel Flood Exposure Source

 
 Ramé-hart Automated Goniometers  

Ramé-hart Automated Goniometers

 
Olympus BX61 Motorized Microscope  

Olympus BX61 Motorized Microscope

Turning on and off procedure

ON:

  • Turn on the Burner (Power Supply for the Fluorescence Lamp)
  • Turn on the Computer/Monitor (NOTE: If on must shutdown before turning on the Burner)
  • Turn on the BX-UCB
  • Turn on Hamamatsu Controller

OFF:

  • Turn off the Hamamatsu Controller
  • Turn off the BX-UCB
  • Turn off the Computer/Monitor
  • Turn off the Burner

IMPORTANT:

  • Never turn off any components while in the software.
  • If you turn off the Burner it must cool down at least 20 minutes before turning it back on.
  • Let burner run for 3 to 5 minutes before using fluorescence.
 
Nicolet Nexus 470 FT-IR  

Nicolet Nexus 470 FT-IR

 
Polymer Labs PL-GPC 50  

Polymer Labs PL-GPC 50