Office of Research

Calorimetry Units

Description:

Three units of indirect calorimeters for determining gas exchange for animals. This equipment is necessary to determine net energy of diets and feed ingredients, amino acid oxidation of diets, and animal reactions to changes in dietary and environmental conditions.

Location:
Environmental Research Laboratory Building 983
Department:
Animal Sciences
PI:
Hans Stein, Angela Green, Richard Gates, Ryan Dilger
Maintenance:
The equipment will be maintained from funds that accumulate from the user fees. The fee for using the 2 units will be $100 per day.
Access:
The equipment will be installed soon. Scheduling of the equipment will be taken care of by Hans Stein.

Contact Information

Dr. Hans Stein
217-333-0013
hstein@uiuc.edu