Research

Research lines
1.       Nanomaterials production by Mecano-Synthesis;

  • Semiconductors III-V, II-VI e III-VI;
  • Semimetals;
  • Pharmaceuticals;

2.       Structural Properties Characterization;

  • Absorption of X-rays
  • X-ray  powder diffraction
  • Rietveld Method 
  • Crystallite size and microstrain
  • Structure Determination/Solution

3. Vibrational properties of characterization (Optical);

  • Raman Spectroscopy

4. Thermal Properties Characterization;

  •  Calorimetry System(DSC) with an optical window

5. Extreme conditions (High Pressure) – Phase Transitions;

  • Diamond anvils for Raman measurements and X-ray Absorption in-situ

6. Morphology, chemistry and structure analysis by electron microscopy;

  • Imagens Microscopia Eletrônica de Transmissão (TEM – 100 kV)
  • Difração de Elétrons  (TEM – 100 kV)
  • Imagens Microscopia Eletrônica de Varredura (SEM)
  • Análise Química (sonda EDX acoplada ao SEM)

Physical infrastructure