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Leica microscope

3D printer

3D printer 1

Use: UV curing 3D printer.

Mechanical tester

universal tester 2

Use: test the tensile strength and compressive strength of materials.

Keyence microscope BZ-X810

Key 1

Objectives: 2x, 10x, 20x (short and long range), 40x (short and long range), 60x (oil immersion) 
Filters: GFP, mCherry, DAPI

Use: Fluorescent microscopy.



Use:Micro-aqueous solution organic solution printer.


IDot 3

Use: Liquid dispenser/Cell dispenser.

Automated Cell Counter

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life Technologies Countess II Automated Cell Counter

Use: automated counting of eucaryotic cells

Water Contact Angle Measuring System

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KRÜSS model DSA25S Drop Shape Analyzer

Use: measuring of contact angle (static, advancing & receding, dynamic) of water or other liquids on solid surfaces in air or of air on surfaces underwater; measuring of surface free energy of solid surfaces; measuring of liquid sliding angle on solid surfaces


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OAI model 30-deep UV-light collimated light source equipped with 500W Mercury-Xenon lamp, wavelength 260nm, max I=14 mW/cm2

Use: photopolymerization, surface modifaction

Keyence Biorevo microscope


Objectives: 2x, 10x, 20x (short and long range), 40x (short and long range), 60x (oil immersion)
Filters: GFP, mCherry, DAPI

Use: Fluorescent microscopy

S11 Scienion printer

scienion printer

Non-contact piezoelectric dispenser able to dispense 200-400 pl droplets at a time on a surface at precise x-y-z positions.

Dynamic light scattering (DLS) spectroscopy


Malvern, Nano ZS
Use: nanoparticles size and charge determination

UV-Vis spectrometer

UV Vis

Perkin Elmer Lambda 35 UV/Vis Spektrometer with Peltier System
Use: measure absorption, transmission spectra



Sentech Instuments, SEN-pro  model
Use: measure thickness of films




Specialty coating systems: Spincoat G3P-8


HPLC system


Dionex Ultimate 3000 HPLC system


Rapid solvent evaporation system


Biotage, V10 model


Rotary evaporator




Clean bench




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Prof. Dr. Pavel Levkin   
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76344 Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen, Germany

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