Office of Research

Hammer Mill (Dry) and UV & Visible Spectrophotometer

Description:

The Spectrophotometric quantification is a robust, reliable and reputable technique for characterizing a wide variety of cellular and biochemical processes.  The Hammer Mill can be used for size reduction of cellulosic biomass, cereal grains and other entergy crops  This process increases specific surface are and decrease degree of polymerization by opening up the structure.

Location:
CBL
PI:
Vijay Singh, Hans Blaschek, Hao Feng, Yong-Su Jin, Grace Danao, and Kaustubh Bhalerao
Maintenance:
Dr. Vijay Signh will oversee maintenance, funds will be provided by CABER.
Access:
Scheduling and access will be monitored by a calendar system. A service fee will be applied for consumables based on their usages.

Contact Information

Dr. Vijay Singh
217-333-9510
vsingh@illinois.edu