INSTRUMENTS AND SERVICE CHARGES

Surface and Interface Analysis

Instrument Type Private Government
Surface Area Analyzer (SAA) (Detail) Multi-point BET 2,500.- 1,875.-
Multi-point BET&Total pore volume 3,600.- 2,700.-
Particle Size Analyzer (PSA) (Detail) Water as medium 750.- 562.50
Gas Pycnometer (GP) (Detail) True Density 700.- 525.-
Contact Angle Tester (Detail) Theta(M)[deg] 200.- 150.-
Tensiometer (Detail) Dunouy Ring or Wilhelmy Plat 350.- 262.50
Temperature Programmed Desorption / Reduction / Oxidation Analyzer (TPDRO) (Detail) TPD 3,700.- 2,775.-
TPR 2,700.- 2,025.-
TPO 2,700.- 2,025.-
Calibration Factor (CF) 500.- 375.-

Thermal Analysis

Instrument Type Private Government
Differential Scanning Calorimeter (DSC) (Detail) From Temperature -100 to 500ºC 1,800.- 1,350.-
Thermogravimetric Analyzer (TGA) (Detail) From Temperature 35 to 900ºC 1,200.- 900.-
Dynamic Mechanical Thermal Analyzer (DMTA) (Detail) From Temperature -150 to 500ºC 1,500.- 1,125.-
Simultaneous Thermal Analyzer (STA) (Detail) STA 1,600.- 1,200.-
FTIR 2,000.- 1,500.-

Spectroscopy

Instrument Type Private Government
Atomic Absorption Spectrometer (AAS) (Detail) Air / Acetylene 780.- 585.-
Nitrous Oxide / Acetylene 1,000.- 750.-
Inductively Coupled Plasma Spectrometer (ICP) (Detail) First Sample 5,000.- 3,750.-
Next Sample 1,300.- 975.-
UV-Visible Spectrophotometer (UV-VIS) (Detail) Abs. / %T / %R 300.- 225.-
Fourier Transform Infrared Spectrophotometer (FTIR) (Detail) Powder or Transparent sample 600.- 450.-
Opacity sample or Liquid sample 950.- 712.50
X-ray Diffractometer (XRD) (Detail) Wide Angle (Room Temperature) 2,500.- 1,875.-
Small Angle (Room Temperature) 3,000.- 2,250.-
X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (XPS) (Detail) Wide Scan 2,500.- 1,875.-
Narrow Scan (High Resolution) free C 2,500.- 1,875.-

Chromatography

Instrument Type Private Government
Gas Chromatography (GC) (Detail) SIMDIST 2,000.- 1,500.-
TCD 1,200.- 937.50
FID 1,350.- 1,012.50
Gas Chromatography – Mass Spectrometry (GCMS) (Detail) 1 D 5,000.- 3,750.-
2 D 8,000.- 6,000.-
Gel Permeation Chromatography (GPC) (Detail) H2O as mobile phase 2,400.- 1,800.-
THF CHCl3 as mobile phase 3,000.- 2,250.-
High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) (Detail) RI, UV Detector 1,500.- 1,125.-
Matrix-Assisted Laser Desorption / Ionization-Time of Flight (MALDI-TOF) (Detail) 2,5-dihydroxybenzoic acid 8,000.- 6,000.-
Dithranol 8,000.- 6,000.-
Electrospray Ionization (ESI) (Detail) Oven Temperature / Column C 18 8,000.- 6,000.-
Room Temperature / No Column 8,000.- 6,000.-

Microscopy

Instrument Type Private Government
Field Emission Scanning Electron Microscope (FE-SEM) (Detail) Platinum coating 1,500.- 1,125.-
EDX 1,700.- 1,275.-
Polarizing Optical Microscope (POM) (Detail) Magnification rang 40-200x 350.- 262.50
Atomic Force Microscope (AFM) (Detail) Contact Mode / Non-contact Mode 1,200.- 900.-
Transmission Electron Microscope (TEM) (Detail) PPC Student 1,000.-  
Chula Student 1,200.-  
Other Government Sector, Private Sector 1,500.-  

Environmental Analysis

Instrument Type Private Government
Total Organic Carbon Analyzer (TOC) (Detail) Temperature 680ºC 500.- 375.-
CHNS Analyzer (Detail) For C, H, N 2,000.- 1,500.-
For S 2,500.- 1,875.-
Bomb Calorimeter (Detail) Testing 900.- 675.-
Autoclave (Detail) Maximum Temperature 127ºC 300.- 225.-

Polymer Testing

Instrument Type Private Government
Shore A,D Durometer (Detail) Room Temperature 110.- 82.50
Pendulum Impact Tester (Detail) Izod 100.- 75.-
Melt Flow Index Tester (Detail) Maximum Temperature 300ºC 500.- 375.-
Universal Testing Machine (INSTRON) (Detail) Tensile and Flexural Strength 800.- 600.-
Universal Testing Machine (LLOYD) (Detail) Tensile and Flexural Strength 800.- 600.-
Analytical Balance with Density KIT (Detail) Temperature 23ºC 350.- 262.50
Melting Die Rheometer (Detail) Temperature 25ºC to 200ºC 400.- 300.-

Polymer Processing

Instrument Type Private Government
Compression Presses (Detail) Maximum Temperature 350ºC 250.-/30 min.(per actual work hour)  
Internal Mixer (Plasticorder) (Detail) Maximum Temperature 300ºC 1,200.-/batch 900.-/batch
Two Roll Mill (Detail) Maximum Temperature 300ºC 300.-/hr. 225.-/hr.
Blow Film Extruder (Detail) Maximum Temperature 300ºC 900.-/hr. 675.-/hr.
Twin Screw Extruder (Detail) Maximum Temperature 300ºC 3,000.-/batch 3 kg. 2,250.-/batch 3 kg.
Chill Roll Cast Film Extruder (Detail) Maximum Temperature 300ºC 3,000.-/batch 3 kg. 2,250.-/batch 3 kg.

Plasma Lab

Instrument Type Private Government
Solution Plasma Processing (SPP) (Detail) Testing by yourself 80.-/hr.
Excimer Irradiation Unit (Detail) Testing by yourself 80.-/hr.
Atmospheric Plasma Surface Treatment System (Detail) Testing by yourself 80.-/hr.
Physical Vapor Deposition (PVD) (Detail) Testing by yourself 80.-/hr.
RF Plasma System (Detail) Testing by yourself 80.-/hr.
Plasma CVD Technology (Detail) Testing by yourself 80.-/hr.