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FreeZone 6 Liter Console Freeze Dryer

Description:

This equipment will be used for freeze-drying or lyophilization of foods and agricultural materials.  The FreeZone 6 Liter Console Freeze Dryer consists of a 6 liter freeze dry unit with Teflon coating, a 16 port drying chamber and a 195 liter rotary vane vacuum pump.

Location:
AESB Pilot Plant
Department:
Food Science and Human Nutrition
PI:
Graciela Padua, Juan Andrade, Hans Blaschek, Nicki Engeseth, Hao Feng, and Kelly Swanson
Access:
By appointment and after training through the AESB Pilot Plant.

Contact Information

Dr. Graciela Padua
217-333-9336
gwpadua@illinois.edu