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GIG, ICHPW

Laboratory Equipment and Software

High Pressure Thermogravimetric Analyzer

  • Operated under isothermal or dynamic conditions;
  • Studies on gasification of solid fuels, including steam gasification to hydrogen-rich gas;
  • Wide operating pressure range (from vacuum to 40bar) and temperature range (up to 1100 Celsius);
  • Sample volume up to 5 cm3;
  • Reactants: H2, CO, CO2, NH3, SO2, H2S, CH4, air and steam;
  • HP TGA is coupled with MS.

Differential Scanning Calorimeter
TA Instruments

  • Measures temperatures and heat flows associated with thermal transitions in a material; 
  • Maximum temperature range (depending on cooling system applied): from -180 to 725 Celsius; 
  • Equipped with an autosampler providing reliable and unattended operation: exchange up to 5 reference pans and 50 sample pans; 
  • Equipped with a cooling system ensuring the operating temperature range from -90 to 550 Celsius

High Temperature Thermogravimeric Analyzer
TA Instruments

  • Provides simultaneous measurement of weight change (TGA) and true differential heat flow (DSC) on the same sample - qualitative and quantitative data acquisition; 
  • Temperature range: from ambient to 1500 Celsius;
  • Heating rate: from 0.1 to 100 Celsius/min

Gas Sorption Analyzer

  • Specific surface area, pore volume and pore size distribution measurements;
  • Pore size range: 0.35-500 nm; surface area from: 0.01 m2/g; pore volume from: 0.0001 cm3/g;
  • Chemisorption analyses;
  • TPR, TPO, TPD measurements;
  • Coupled with MS.

Laboratory Scale Fixed-Bed Reactor Installation
for Solid Fuel Gasification and Co-Gasification

Pilot Scale Moving Bed Gasifier

Operating parameters:

  • Pressure: up to 3 MPa;
  • Temperature: up to 1300 0C;
  • Capacity: 10 kg of coal/h.