At Your Surface - Analytical Services

Our analytical services will give you easy access to instruments for advanced analysis of your samples. Knowing what is at the surface can be the clue to solving major problems in the detective work of trouble shooting.
     


Surface tension and wetting

Instrument/method Contact:
Contact angle/Pendant drop Mikael Sundin +46 10 516 6087
Dynamic Surface Tension Mikael Sundin +46 10 516 6087
Tensiometer Karin Hallstensson +46 10 516 6047


Adsorption at surfaces

Instrument/method Contact:  
Quartz Crystal Microbalance (QCM-D) Mikael Kjellin +46 10 516 6056 
X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (XPS) Marie Ernstsson +46 10 516 6043
Dual Polarization Interferometry (DPI) Jan-Willem Benjamins +46 10 516 6018
Ellipsometry Jan-Willem Benjamins +46 10 516 6018


Chemistry at surfaces

Instrument/method Contact:  
Confocal Raman Microscopy Birgit D. Brandner +46 10 516 6077
X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (XPS) Marie Ernstsson +46 10 516 6043
Infrared Analysis (IR) Mikael Sundin +46 10 516 6087
Environmental Scanning Electron Microscopy / Energy Dispersive X-ray analysis (ESEM/EDX) Rodrigo Robinson +46 10 516 6080
Time-of-Flight Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry (ToF-SIMS) Marie Ernstsson +46 10 516 6043


Friction and lubrication

Instrument/method Contact:  
Mini Traction Machine Johan Andersson +46 10 516 6074 
Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM) (Force/Friction Imaging) Niklas Nordgren +46 10 516 6045


Particles and dispersions

Instrument/method Contact:  
Dynamic Drainage Apparatus Rodrigo Robinson +46 10 516 6080
Dynamic Light Scattering Eva Sjöström +46 10 516 6084
Laser Diffraction Eva Sjöström +46 10 516 6084
Zetaprobe Galina Alvarez +46 10 516 6022
Turbiscan Eva Sjöström +46 10 516 6084


Microscopy and surface topography

Instruments/method Contact:  
Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM) (Micro level) Niklas Nordgren +46 10 516 6045
Environmental Scanning Electron Microscopy (ESEM) Rodrigo Robinson +46 10 516 6080
3D Optical Surface Profiler Mikael Sundin +46 10 516 6087


Rheology

Instrument/method Contact:  
Rheometer Galina Alvarez +46 10 516 6022


Thermal Analyses

Instrument/method Contact:  
Thermogravimetric Analyzers (TGA) Karin Hallstensson +46 10 516 6047
Differential Scanning Calorimetry (DSC) Karin Hallstensson +46 10 516 6047

SP Chemistry, Materials and Surfaces, Box 5607, SE-114 86 Stockholm, Sweden Phone +46 10 516 5000, E-mail info@sp.se