Research facilities

Laboratory has most of the required core infrastructures for environmental research. For environmental analysis and field sampling laboratory has different sensors and probes. Laboratory has also different laboratory/pilot scale equipments which can be utilized in research and/or teaching purposes.

Measurement and analyses:

  • Capillary electrophoresis
  • FTIR
  • IC
  • Three IMSs
  • GC-MS and GC-FID
  • UV/VIS-spectrophotometer
  • TOC
  • BET
  • Two potentiostat/galvanostats
  • Flow cytometer
  • Elemental analyzer
  • Particle size and zetapotential measurement equipment
  • Diffractometer (XRD)
  • Transmission electron microscope (TEM)
  • Electron paramagnetic resonance spectrometer (EPR)

Laboratory/pilot scale equipments:

  • Chemical oxidation and UV treatment
  • Electrochemical treatment, including ultrasound
  • Miniflocculator
  • Pilot scale surface water purification unit
  • Dissolved air flotation kit
  • UV LED lamps
  • Remote sensing unit for online water quality monitoring
  • Pilot scale AOP system
  • Pilot scale membrane bioreactor

Department of Separation Science

Street and postal address:
Sammonkatu 12 (Innovation centre for safety and material technology, TUMA)
50130 Mikkeli, Finland