The Centre for Nanotechnology & Advanced Biomaterials (CeNTAB) at SASTRA University is well equipped with state-of-the-art equipment for characterization of structural, optical, mechanical, thermal and electrical properties of nanomaterials. These high-end equipment provide ample skill set and hands-on training to students aspiring for a career in nanotechnology. SASTRA is ranked among the best private Universities in India in terms of infrastructure and expertise.

CeNTAB has research laboratories to carry out cutting-edge research in the field of medical nanotechnology. These include facilities for SEM imaging, Polymer synthesis, Fluorescent imaging, Animal cell culture, instrumental analysis, nanomaterials synthesis, electrophysiology, nanofluids development, mesoporous material synthesis, thin film deposition and nanosensor evaluation.

Equipments at CeNTAB

  • Cold Field Emission Scanning Electron Microscope
  • Scanning Electrochemical Microscope
  • Energy Dispersive X-ray Spectroscope
  • High Performance Liquid Chromatograph
  • Real Time RT-PCR
  • Uni-axial Mechanical Testing Machine
  • Mercury Porosimeter
  • UV-Visible Spectrophotometer
  • Electrospinning unit with HV power supply
  • FTIR
  • Atomic Force Microscope
  • Confocal Microscope
  • X-ray Diffractometer
  • Stent Coater
  • Magnetic Hyperthermia
  • Electrochemical Workstation
  • Keithley electrometer, picoammeter & multimeter
  • High Input Impedance LCR meter
  • Laminar flow hoods
  • Carbon dioxide Incubator
  • Lyophilizer
  • Multimode reader
  • Probe ultrasonicator
  • Shear homogeniser
  • Rotary Evaporator
  • Particle Size Analyser (Range: 10 nm to 2 mm)
  • Spectrofluorimeter
  • Digital Viscometer
  • Goniometer
  • Thin Film Deposition Unit Differential scanning calorimeter