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Test setups facilities list:

1- Flow boiling in microchannels.

2- HeatPipe charging and testing.

3- Pool boiling and flash boiling.

4- Condensation.

5- Flow condensation.

6- Dropwise condensation test.

7- Graphene synthesis.

8- Nanofluid

Lab’s equipment and instruments list

1- Bench-Top Freeze Dryers – VirTis Advantage Plus.

2- Cameras:High speed camera (Phantom V7.3), High speed camera (Phantom Miro eX4), Digital SLR camera (Canon).

3- Cleaning equipment: Ultrasonic machine (BRANSON 1510), Plasma etch machine (UNITRONICS PE-50 benchtop plasma cleaning system).

4- Centrifuge system – Eppendorf refrigerated Centrifuge 5810R.

5- CNC-milling machine – Tormach PCNC440.

6- Digital multimeter – Agilent / Hewlett Packard 3478A.

7- DSP Lock-In Amplifier – Stanford Research Systems – MODEL SR830.

8- Function/Arbitrary Waveform Generator – Agilent 33220A.

9- Fume hoods: Walk-In fume hood, Fume hood with working surface and base cabinet.

10- LXI Data Acquisition Switch Unit - Keysight Technologies 34972A.

11- Multifunction data acquisition - National Instrument USB-6211.

12- Microscope - Olympus BX51.

13- Ovens/Furnaces:Lab Companion OF-02G Forced Convection Oven, 2.1 CF (60L), Thermo-Scientific-Lindberg Blue M Mini-Mite Tube Furnace, MTI-Corporation - Tube Furnace with Vacuum Flanges & Quartz Tube - OTF-1200X.

14- Power supply - Laboratory DC Power Supply, Dual output Keysight Technologies E3620A.

15- Pumps: Vacuum pumps, Rotary pumps, Micro-gear pump (REGLO-Z Digital).

16- Recirculating chiller: NESLAB CFT-33, Forma Scientific Inc. Model 2425.

17- RapidMask Process kit.

18- Sand blasting system – AIRBRASIVE Micro Abrasive Jet Machine – Model K.

19- Thermocouple and Fine Wire Welder.

20- Wind tunnel - Aero Stream Flow Wind Tunnel – SCcnTEK 2000 – ST180

Overall view of the lab

 

 

 

 

Flow boiling in microchannels testing setup.

 

HeatPipe test setup. (Left: Charging; Right: Testing)

 

Evaporation testing setup

 

Dropwise condensation testing setup.

 

Pool boiling and flash boiling test.

 

Condensation testing setup

 

Graphene synthesis setup

 

Nanofluid testing setup

 

Flow condensation testing setup.

 

Pool boiling testing setup.

 

 

 

Sand blasting system

Fume hood with working surface and base cabinet

Lab Companion OF-02G Forced Convection Oven

Thermal Evaporator

Bench-Top Freeze Dryers – VirTis Advantage Plus

Ultrasonic machine (BRANSON 1510)

Spin coater

Optimal table

Thermo-Scientific-Lindberg Blue M Mini-Mite Tube Furnace

MTI-Corporation - Tube Furnace with Vacuum Flanges & Quartz Tube - OTF-1200X

Plasma etch machine (UNITRONICS PE-50 benchtop plasma cleaning system)

Vacuum chamber

Thermocouple and Fine Wire Welder

CNC-milling machine – Tormach PCNC440