Equipment

Animal Facility

Zebrafish stand alone housing system (Chung Fu Tech. Develop. Co.)

Molecular Biology and Neuroscience

Electrophysiology and Acoustics

  • Audiology booth 120a3 (IAC Acoustics)
  • Auditory workstation (Tucker-Davis Technologies):
    RZ6 Auditory Processor, RA 4-PA Medusa PreAmp, RA4Li Low Impedance Headstage, BioSigRZ
  • Amplifier 5A (Geting instruments)
  • Band-pass filter SR650 (Stanford Reserach Systems)
  • Lock-in amplifier SR830 (Stanford Research System)
  • Anti-vibration table 9100 (Kinetic Systems)
  • Micropippete Puller P-1000 (Sutter Instruments)
  • Underwater recording system: 8104 hydrophones, 2692 amplifier, 2250 sound analyzer (Bruel & Kjaer)

High Quality Petrographic Microscopes and Stereo Microscopes with image
Analysis Workstation

Petrographic microscope Leica DM2700

 Polarised Light Microscopy (PLM)

  • Transmitted and reflected light
  • Attached digital cameras for digital image capture
  • Computers with Leica Microsystems’ software for petrographic analysis

Rock, soil and mineral preparation and analysis

Crushing equipment is manly used for the preparation of whole rock powders for geochemical analises.

Jaw Crusher Retsch BB 200
Mortar Grinder RM 200

Chemical Analyses

TSQ™ 8000 Evo Triple Quadrupole GC-MS/MS
  • AAS – Atomic absorption spectrometers 
  • GC – Ion and Gas chromatographs
Microwave Digestor

General Equipment and Software

  • ArcGis and ArcPad software
  • GPS units with integrated topographic map software
  • IgPet – igneous petrology software
  • Field work equipment
  • Nature Observation equipment