Reinhardt Schuhmann Jr. Laboratory
The laboratory has several molybdenum and platinum resistance tube furnaces capable of operating a 1600 C, and has extensive facilities for chemical and thermal analyses. These include a Leco oxygen analyzer (model RO-116), a Leco sulfur analyzer (model IR-232), a Perkin-Elmer atomicabsorption spectrophotometer (model 3030) with lamps for 30 elements, three Cahn 1000 electro-microbalances, two Dupont thermogravimetric and thermal analysis systems, a 20 KW high frequency induction furnace and a Lucifer laboratory furnace (model 6000). The laboratory is also equipped with solid state electrochemical oxygen sensors, gas flow meters, centrifuges, and drying ovens.