Furnaces

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Furnace with an electrothermal fluidized layer, screw feeder and loading bunkerTechnological furnace you need can be chosen by comparison of different variants of the furnace design (gas type rotary furnace, external heating type rotary furnace, rotary hearth electric furnace, cyclone fuel furnace, electric moving bed furnace and etc.

Materials Research Centre provides design, development and manufacturing of special technological furnaces of continuous action with direct contact heating layer for technology lines

Laboratory muffle furnaces and tube chamber furnaces are designed for chemical analysis, analytical works, and various types of heat treatment at temperatures of 400 to 1250 ° C in all sectors of industry and agriculture.



Annealing furnace with direct contact heating layer for carbon materials, capacity 50kg/h

Furnace, capacity 1000 kg/hourDevelopment, designing and manufacturing of the power efficient thermal-electric furnace providing increasing of the carbon-contained material qualities.

Furnace components:
Furnace efficiency 50 kg/h:
- furnace steel shell
- heat insulation
- central electrode , lateral electrodes
- temperature sensors
- sectorial feeder of finished chilled and processed material
- analyzer of Н2 concentration of the waste gases
- pressure sensor (in sectorial feeder of source material)
- system of the furnace automatic control

 

Annealing furnace with direct contact heating layer for carbon materials

Furnace, capacity 1000 kg/hourDevelopment, designing and manufacturing of the power efficient thermal-electric furnace providing increasing of the carbon-contained material qualities.

Furnace components:
Furnace efficiency 1 t/hr:
- furnace steel shell 
- heat insulation
- central electrode , lateral electrodes
- temperature sensors 
- sectorial feeder of finished chilled and processed material 
- analyzer of Н2 concentration of the waste gases 
- pressure sensor (in sectorial feeder of source material)
- system of the furnace automatic control

Prior heat treatment of carbon-contained material to remove volatile components by heating to the temperature of 900°С -1200°С and its withstanding  under fixed temperature with the duration of  10 minutes.

 

Special Technological Furnace with an Electrothermal Fluidized Layer at a Temperature of 2000-2500°C

Furnace with an electrothermal fluidized layer, screw feeder and loading bunkerMaterials Research Centre developes two-stage technology for calcination of petroleum coke, which includes the first stage of heating of coke to a temperature of 900-1200 ° C in order to remove the bulk of the volatile products and to ensure consistent quality of coke-and second-stage high-temperature processing in coke furnace with an electrothermal fluidized layer at a temperature of 2000-2500 ° C.

As a result of high-temperature treatment the content of harmful impurities provide an opportunity to obtain high carbon product that can be used in metallurgy, and chemical production.

 

Laboratory and small technological furnaces for metals and ceramics

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Laboratory muffle furnaces and tube chamber furnaces are designed for chemical analysis, analytical works, and various types of heat treatment at temperatures of 400 to 1250 ° C in all sectors of industry and agriculture. High temperature muffle furnace is necessary part of laboratory equipment. The sizes of the muffle furnace various from the smaller furnaces which are conveniently placed on a workbench, to the larger units that has a coveted capacity and competent for all duty.

 



News from MRC.ORG.UA

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MXene pores“Our fundamental study of titanium carbide MXene supported by NSF showed that MXene is biocompatible, able of adsorbing a variety of small molecules, and holds a lot of promise in medical applications, so it is exciting to see it applied for improving and really changing dialysis — an area of need in health care that can help millions of people,” said Yury Gogotsi, PhD, Distinguished University and Bach professor in Drexel’s College of Engineering, who is a world leader in developing and studying MXenes.

 
MXene Coating Could Prevent Electromagnetic Interference in Wearable Devices

mxene-emi-fabricResearchers at Drexel University’s College of Engineering have reported that MXene coated fabric is highly effective for blocking electromagnetic waves and potentially harmful radiation. The discovery is a key development for efforts to weave technological capabilities into clothing and accessories. 

 
MRC and Drexel collaborative article on Scalable MXene synthesis is listed among the most accessed in Advanced Engineering Materials journal for the whole year

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This article is also Highly Cited in Web of Science (top 1% of all papers in the field).

 
H2020 MSCA RISE CanBioSe project activities - EsR/ER training and scientific seminar held in MRC, Kyiv, Ukraine, July 30-August 01, 2020

Canbiose project training and seminar

Training of early-staged researchers involved in CanBioSe research works on nanomaterials processing and scientific seminar on Advances in nanomaterials research for biomedical applications, were held with invited experts.

 
Scalable Production System for the Promising, 2D Nanomaterials MXenes

altFor one of the most promising new types of 2D nanomaterials, MXenes, that’s no longer a problem. Researchers at Drexel University and the Materials Research Center in Ukraine have designed a system that can be used to make large quantities of the material while preserving its unique properties

 
CANBIOSE project participant from MRC completed secondment visit to partner organization Vilnius University, Lithuania, on February-March 2020 due to CANBIOSE project

altCANBIOSE project participant from MRC performed secondment visit to project partner organization Vilnius University, Lithuania, on February 24 - March 14 2020.

 
H2020 MSCA RISE SALSETH project participant from MRC V. Balitskiy started secondment at University of Novi Sad, Serbia

altSALSETH project participant from MRC Vitalii Balitskiy was hosted by partners from University of Novi Sad (UNS), Serbia, during his secondment visit according to the project plan.

 
SALSETH Project Kick-off meeting was held in University of Novi Sad, Serbia, on february 28, 2020

altResearch team from Materials Research Centre (MRC), Kyiv, Ukraine, was represented by Vitalii Balitskiy, who made a presentation to project partners about the MRC company, its capabilities, current research projects and main activities.

 
The science of the future and the use of intelligent nanomaterials in advanced technologies. Lecture by Professor Yury Gogotsi for students, schoolchildren of Junior Academy of Sciences of Ukraine in Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute,Feb 24, 2020

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The science of the future and the use of smart nanomaterials in new technologies. Lecture by Professor Yury Gogotsi for students, and schoolchildren of the Junior Academy of Sciences of Ukraine in Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute, February 27, 2020

 
Horizon 2020 NANO2DAY project participant A.Stepura from Polymer Institute of Slovak Academy of Science (Bratislava, Slovakia) was hosted by Materials Research Center (MRC), Kiev, Ukraine, on December 2019-February 2020

pisas--secondment-to-mrc-jan-2020_13.jpg - 86.27 KbAnastasiia Stepura from Polymer Institute Slovak Academy of Science (Bratislava, Slovakia) was hosted by Materials Research Centre  on December 2019- February 2020 during her secondment performing research works due to H2020 NANO2DAY project.

 
H2020 NANO2DAY project participants from MRC Veronika Zahorodna and Oleksiy Gogotsi visited partner organization Polymer Instityte SAS, Bratislava, Slovakia on January 2020

altResearchers from the Materials Research Center (MRC), Kiev, Ukraine,  Oleksiy Gogotsi and Veronika Zahorodna visited Horizon 2020 NANO2DAY project partner organization Polymer Institute of Slovak Academy of Science, Bratislava, Slovakia on January 2020. In cooperation with PISAS colleagues they were working on MXene doped polymer nanocomposites.

 
H2020 NANO2DAY project participant from MRC Ivan Hryshko was visiting project partner organization University of Latvia, Riga, on November-December 2019

altResearch engineer from MRC Ivan Hryshko is being visiting the University of Latvia, where he held a seminar on MXenes

 
Secondment of project participants from MRC O. Gogotsi and V. Zahorodna to project partners from LNEC under Horizon 2020 MSCA RISE Project №690968 NANOGUARD2AR, 12/11-11/12/2019, Lisboan, Portugal

altMRC Director O. Gogotsi and EsR Veronika Zahorodna in a secondment to LNEC, Lisboan, Portugal participated in a work meeting discussing project results and performing engineering research works due to H2020 MSCA RISE project No 690968 NANOGUARD2AR.

 
Horizon 2020 CANBIOSE project participants from Materials Research Center (MRC), Kiev, Ukraine visited partner organization Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań, Poland, on October 27-November 27, 2019

altIn cooperation with AMU colleagues they were working on nanomaterials testing and characterization.

 
MXENE AT THE FRONTIER OF THE 2D MATERIALS WORLD BEILSTEIN NANOTECHNOLOGY SYMPOSIUM 2019, October 15–17, 2019, Favorite Parkhotel, Mainz, Germany

altThe symposium brought together leading international experts and those researchers who are just entering the exciting world of 2D carbides and nitrides to explore new synthesis methods, better understand properties and find new applications of MXenes.