Applied Mining Lab – University of Patras

Department

Geology

Offered Services

  • Composition of nanocomposite clay minerals / photocatalysts
  • Preparation of rock and soil samples for study using X-ray diffractometry
  • Preparation of treated rock and soil specimens (with ethylene glycol or heating) for study using X-ray diffractometry for the identification of aluminate minerals.
  • Separation of the algal fraction of soils and rocks.
  • Determination of mixed clay alumina minerals using the Newmode program on X-rays.
  • Determination of physical properties of soils and rocks (eg plasticity, moisture, cation exchange capacity).
  • Study of the suitability of soils and rocks for their use as clay carpets in landfills.
  • Study of the suitability of minerals, soils and rocks for their use in the absorption of organic pollutants.
  • Study of the suitability of minerals, soils and rocks for their use in microbial adsorption.
  • Study of the suitability of minerals, soils and rocks for their use in the absorption of inorganic pollutants.

Sector

Stone & Mineral Study,  Study Of Territories,  Environmental Processing Methods

Website

http://www.geology.upatras.gr

Framework Information

https://geo-sector.geology.upatras.gr/Hydrogeology/

Contact Person – Scientific Director

Prof.  K. Hatzipanagiotou

Tel: 2610-997597

Email: k.hatzipanagiotou@upatras.gr

Category

Research Lab

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Date published

February 25, 2019