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Department of Chemical Engineering

Overview of Services

About us:

The Chemical Engineering core provides a range of services and instruments including particle analysis, elemental/chemical characterisation and thermal analysis.

  • ICP-OES major and trace element analysis
  • Thermogravimetric analysis/Differential thermal analysis
  • XRF analysis for element identification
  • CHNS elemental analysis
  • Nitrogen porosimetry/BET analysis
  • Mercury intrusion porosimetry
Instruments that offer sample analysis service or researcher use include:
  • Perkin Elmer Spectrum 2 FTIR
  • Rigaku MiniFlex 600 XRD
  • Micromeritics 3Flex - nitrogen porosimetry
  • Micromeritics AutorePore IV - mercury intrusion porosimetry
  • Micromeritics Tristar II - nitrogen porosimetry
  • Micromeritics AccuPyc 1330 - helium density analysis
  • Phenom XL SEM
  • Malvern Mastersizer 2000 particle size analyser
  • SPEX SamplePrep 8000D Ball mill


Anthony De Girolamo

Senior Technical Officer

9905 1095


Kim Phu

Safety Officer

9905 3433


Tracy Groves

Department Manager

9905 3538

Location and hours of operation

Hours Location

Facility Hours: 24/7

Staffed Hours: 9:00a-5:00p, Monday-Friday

Building 37/17 Alliance Lane

Links and Resources

  1. Monash Department of Chemical Engineering Website


Name Role Phone Email Location
Anthony De Girolamo
Senior Technical Officer
03 9905 1095
Building 37/G03B
Kim Phu
Safety Officer
03 9905 3433
Building 37/G03B
Tracy Groves
Department Manger
03 9905 3538
Building 35/226