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Dr Timothy Khoo
Strategy and Industry Engagement
+61 (3) 924 46795
As part of the ARC Centre of Excellence for Electromaterials Science at Deakin University's Burwood campus we have a range of research and testing facilities available. Contact Timothy Khoo for information or take a virtual tour of our facility.
Large suite of advanced electrochemical facilities for battery and cell testing and research studies:
- Potentiostats and impedance analysers.
- Scanning electrochemical probes.
- Potentiostatic battery test banks.
- Array electrode systems.
- Rotating ring disk electrodes.
- Custom designed electrochemical and flow cells.
Variety of surface characterisation equipment for materials imaging and analysis:
- Advanced Characterisation Facility
- Optical profilometer.
- ATR-FTIR spectrometer.
Battery and coin cell fabrication equipment to manufacture and assemble electrodes and coin cells for testing, including an argon glovebox laboratory.
Synthetic laboratory for preparation and synthesis of novel chemical compounds and electrolytes.
Analytical Instruments for chemical, physical and mechanical characterisation:
- Conductivity measurements.
- Karl Fisher titrator.
- Dynamic Mechanical Analyser.
- Differential Scanning Calorimeters.
State of the art Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Facility for micro surface imaging and solution testing:
- Bruker AVANCE III 500 MHz wide bore.
- Bruker AVANCE III 500 MHz standard bore.
- Bruker AVANCE III 300 MHz wide bore.
- JEOL Eclipse+ 400MHz.
- JEOL EX 270 MHz.
Access to world-class synchrotron and neutron facilities at the Australian Synchrotron and the Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation.
Deakin University CRICOS Provider Code: 00113B