A.E. Arbuzov Institute of Organic and Physical Chemistry

Subdivision of the Federal State Budgetary Institution of Science "Kazan Scientific Center of Russian Academy of Sciences"

Laboratory Equipment


Zetasizer Nano ZS particle analyzer
  • Measurement of particle size in dispersed systems
  • Zeta-potential determination of aggregates
  • Macromolecule molecular weight determination
  • Measurement of the second virial coefficient of macromolecules
Photocor Complex multi-angle spectrometer
  • Измерение размеров частиц, коэффициентов диффузии и молекулярной массы в широком диапазоне углов рассеяния

Specord 250 Plus spectrophotometer

  • Investigation of the spectral characteristics of compounds in UV and visible spectral regions
  • Study of the rate of chemical processes
  • Definition of solubilization power of surfactant aggregates
  • Turbidimetric investigations

Cary Eclipse fluorescence spectrophotometer

  • Operating in modes of measurement of fluorescence, phosphorescence, chemi- and bioluminescence
  • Study of fast processes (1-2 seconds) with high sensitivity (up to picomolar detection)
  • Qualitative and quantitative analysis of nucleic acid and protein

K6 KRÜSS tensiometer

  • Measurement of surface and interface tension by Du Nuy ring detachment method in the range of 1 to 90 mN/m

Direct-Q 5 water purification system (with UV lamp)

Allows to obtain two types of water: type III (pure water) and type I (ultrapure water) for:

  • preparation of chemical and buffer solutions;
  • preparation of blank samples and standard solutions for spectroscopy, HPLC, GC, mass spectrometric methods of analysis (GC-MS and ICP-MS).

Simplicity UV water purification system (with UV lamp)

Allows to obtain ultrapure water (type I) for:

  • preparation of chemical and buffer solutions;
  • preparation of blank samples and standard solutions for spectroscopy, chromatography, mass spectrometric methods of analysis.
Ultrasonic homogenizer Bandelin Sonopuls HD 4100
  • apparatus for creating a homogeneous and physically stable mass
Sample Concentrator SBHCONC/1
  • An instrument for gentle concentration of a large number of samples thermostatically and by gas delivery needles

Dispenser T 18 digital ULTRA-TURRAX, Ika

  • High-shear mixer for mechanical homogenization of samples

Fluorescence spectrophotometer HITACHI F-7100

  • A device for fluorescence spectra acquisition and emission anisotropy analysus
Automatic liposome extruder AVESTIN LiposoFast LF-50
  • To extrude nanoparticle dispersions through polycarbonate filters using gas pressure
Manual diffusion system PermeGear V3B
  • For three parallel Franz cell diffusion experiments with thermostatic control and stirring
Circular dichroism spectrometer Jasco J-1500
  • Chiral compound analysis
  • Protein conformational aspects analysis

Force Tensiometer Kruss K-100

  • Precise quantification of superficial and interfacial tension, wetting angle of films, fibers, and powders
Ultrasonic homogenizer Bandelin Sonopuls HD 4100
  • Homogenization of fine biological suspensions
  • Nanoparticle preparation (polymers, liposomes, niosomes and others) for drug delivery
Three-angle DLS/ELS particle analyzer Anton Paar Litesizer 500
  • Particle size analysis in nano- and micrometer range
  • Zeta-potential measurements for colloids
  • Molecular mass and refractive index measurements
High-pressure homogenizer Avestin EmulsiFlex-C3
  • Large scale production (10 mL – 3 L) of monodisperse nanoparticles for drug delivery systems
  • Preparation of stable nanodispersions and ultrafine emulsions of various profiles