Co-Authorships & Acknowledgments of the partnership will be agreed individually for each inquiry.
|Equipment / Method||Address||Institution||Usage|
|Variable Pressure High Resolution Schottky Field Emission Scanning Electron Microscope||P. Valdena 7, Riga||BBCE - RTU RBIDC||Analysis of microstructure and chemical composition|
|X-ray micro-computed tomography||P. Valdena 7, Riga||BBCE - RTU RBIDC||Micro-computed tomography. Non-destructive 3D imaging and analysis|
|EasyMax 402 Advanced Synthesis Workstation for Chemical and Process Development||Pulka 3/3, Riga||BBCE - RTU RBIDC||Chemical and Process Development|
|Small microstructure analysis equipment (Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM)) VEGA LMS||Pulka 3/3, Riga||BBCE-RTU RBIDC||Analysis of microstructure|
|Ultra High Performance Liquid Chromatograph equipped with UV, Fluorescence and ELS detectors||Pulka 3/3, Riga||BBCE-RTU RBIDC||UHPLC method development and UHPLC analysis|
|Potentiometric titration station Mettler Toledo T90||Pulka 3/3, Riga||BBCE-RTU RBIDC||Acid-base titration; Redox titration; Ca2+ ion selective measurement; Titration in non-aqueous media; pH measurement|
|Freeze-dryer Martin Christ Beta 2-8 LSC plus||Pulka 3/3, Riga||BBCE-RTU RBIDC||Freeze-drying|
|Versatile gas sorption and degassing system set with 4 independent sample analysis stations for characterizing porous materials and powders||Pulka 3/3, Riga||BBCE-RTU RBIDC||Surface Area determination: Multipoint BET Method; Single Point BET Method Surface Area of Microporous Samples by Langmuir Method. Total Pore Volume and Average Pore Radius Pore Size Distributions (Mesopore and micropore)|
|Histology Equipment||Aizkraukles Str. 21||BBCE-LIOS-FFL||Tissue dissection, slicing, preparation, probing, staining, and analysis require tools that reliably produce high-quality samples.|
|Triple Quadrupole Liquid Chromatograph Mass Spectrometer (LC-MS/MS) Shimadzu LCMS-8060NX||Aizkraukles Str. 21||BBCE-LIOS-FFL||High sensitive and specific analytical technique that can precisely determine the identities and concentration of biomolecules, medicines, metabolites in various samples.|
|Super-Resolution STED/FLIM/FCS microscope Leica STELLARIS, SP8, SP8 MP||Aizkraukles Str. 21||BBCE-LIOS-FFL||Super-resolution imaging of live and fixed cells and tissues, diffusion analysis. The resolution of microscope is beyond the diffraction limit.|
BBCE project´s main objective is to establish a joint Baltic Biomaterials Centre of Excellence for advanced biomaterials development based on the long-term strategic cooperation between AO Research Institute Davos, Switzerland (ARI) and Friedrich-Alexander University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany (FAU) on the one hand and RTU RBIDC, LIOS, RSU and RSU IS on the other hand.