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Heriot-Watt University

Centre for Innovation in Carbon Capture and Storage

An interdisciplinary, innovative, and international leading centre for research at the interface between science and engineering.

Facilities

Facilities

Specifications / Key Features

Autoclave Reactors: Rigs capable of working over a wide range of temperature and pressure conditions (up to 350°C and 5,000psia).

Mass flow calibration system: pressure rated to 1450 psi and temperature between -10°C up to 100°C.

Chemisorption analyzer: capable of working over a wide range of temperatures (-196°C to +1000°C). Available in manual or auto modes with selection up to 5 different gas ports.

Photoreactors: operating range of temperatures up to (70°C) and pressures up to 73 psi.

Light system: adjustable light intensity, including UV (365 nm), visible (400-500 nm) and UV-visible (250-600 nm) lights.

 

High-pressure-reactor-system

High-Pressure Reactor System (including thermal controller, reactor & co-injection system)

 

Chem-Bet-Chemsorption-analyzer

Chem Bet Chemisorption analyzer with linear mass flow controller

 

High-pressure-reactors

High-pressure reactors to analyse cement degradation on exposure to CO₂ & brine

 

Photoreactor

Photoreactor with the light source

 

FT-IR-Spectrometer

FT-IR Spectrometer