Our institute is well equipped with advanced instruments, the following are the major equipments available in the institute (minor equipments are not listed).

CIF Booking System

CIF (Central Instrumentation Facilities)

  • Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectrometer (NMR) - Solid State 500MHz
  • Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectrometer (NMR) - 500 MHz & 700 MHz
  • Electrospray Ionization - Time Of Flight (ESI-TOF) Mass Spectrometer
  • Liquid Chromatography - High Resolution (LC-HRMS) Mass Spectrometer
  • Matrix Assisted Laser Desorption/Ionization - Time Of Flight (MALDI-TOF) Mass Spectrometer
  • Single Crystal X-Ray Diffractometer
  • Powder X-Ray Diffractometer
  • Scanning Electron Microscope with EDS & WDS
  • Scanning Electron Microscope with Electron Beam Lithography and EDS
  • Atomic Force Microscope (AFM)
  • Transmission Electron Microscope - 120 KV
  • Transmission Electron Microscope - 300 KV (HR) with EDS & EELS
  • X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (XPS)

School of Chemistry

Our school is well equipped with advanced instruments, the following are the major equipments available in the school (minor equipments are not listed).

Central instrumentation lab, Chemistry
  • LRMS
  • GCMS
  • Peptide Synthesizer
  • CHN Analyzer
  • GPC
  • Vibrational Circular Dichroism (VCD)
  • Circularly Polarized Luminescence (CPL)
  • Electronic Circular Dichroism Spectrometer (ECD)
  • Polarimeter
  • Isothermal Titration Calorimetry (ITC)
  • Differential Scanning Calorimetry (DSC)
  • Thermo Gravimetric Analysis (TGA)
  • Microwave Reactor
  • UV-VIS-NIR Spectrophotometer
  • Spectrofluorimeter
  • Electrochemical System
  • Zeta Potential
  • Confocal Microscope
  • Ftir Spectrophotometer
  • Critical Point Dryer
  • Diode Array
  • Fluorescensce Life Time System
  • Lab RAM HR Raman Spectrometer
  • Olympus Polarising Microscope
  • Spectrofluorimeter
Research Lab, Chemistry
  • HPLC (4 x analytical, 2 x recycling and prep. HPLC)
  • Microwave reactor
  • Rheometer
  • Electrochemical Work station
  • Glovebox (6 x MBraun’s unilab)

School of Biology

Our research laboratories are well equipped for cytology, molecular biology, biochemical and biophysical work. The IISER-TVM campus at Vithura located in the Western Ghats is also ideal for field biology.

The following are the major equipments available in the school:

  • X-ray crystallography facility
  • Imaging facility : with high-end microscopes
  • Fluorescence Activated Cell Sorter (FACS)
  • Tissue culture facilities
  • Ultra Centrifuges
  • Plant growth chambers
  • FPLCs and HPLC
  • Surface Plasmon Resonance
  • Real-time PCRs
  • Biophysical tools (CD, fluorimeter, ITC)
  • Computational facility
  • Ecology Field Station and research plot at Vithura Campus
  • Animal House