The Giri Lab is equiped with a wide range of instruments for studying and controlling various crystallization processes. Below is a list of main instruments commonly used in our research:


  • Zeiss Scope A.1 Optical Microscope
  • 5x, 10x, 20x, 50x lenses
  • Polarized light source and lens
  • Axiocam 503 Color for image capture
  • High Speed Camera and High Power Light Source
  • FPS capture Spec

  • Processing Chamber
  • Vapor Deposition Coating Machine with thickness control
  • ProgrammableSpin Coater
  • Oven
  • Laminar Flow Fan
  • Electrical Testing Chamber

  • Micrometrics ASAP2020 Surface Area and Porosity Analyzer
  • High-quality surface area, porosity, chemisorption and physisorption isotherm data
  • Configured for Nitrogen physisorption
  • Perkin Elmer Frontier MIR/NIR
  • 14700-350 1/cm
  • ATR Module
  • MCT detector
  • Spectrum Software Suite

  • 3D Printer
  • 3 Axis Control
  • Heated Stage
  • High Speed Centrifuge
  • Two precision synthesis ovens and one vacuum oven
  • Teflon Lined Parr Vessels
  • Flow/Spray Coating Devices
  • Sonicators
  • Keithley 2400 Source Meter
  • Spin Coater
  • Raman Spectroscopy
  • Small Angle X-ray Scattering (SAXS)
  • Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM)
  • Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy (STEM)
  • Visit the NMCF website for more details