Powder X-ray diffractometer

PANalytical X’Pert powder diffractometer equipped with a fast X’celerator detector .
Software for data elaboration: X’Pert High Score program.

Thermogravimetric analyzer

Perkin Elmer TGA-7.

Differential Scanning Calorimeter

Perkin Elmer Pyris Diamond DSC equipped with a model ULSP intracooler.

Mechanical Tests

INSTRON Testing Machine 4465. Software for data elaboration: Series IX software package.

Scanning Electron Microscope

Hitachi S-2400 scanning electron microscope.

Transmission Electron Microscope

Philips CM100 transmission electron microscope.