School of GeoSciences

2 kbar Cold Seal Vessels

The facility is equipped with 30 cold seal vessels.

The furnaces are capable up operating up to 2kbar and 600°C. Experimental charges are welded within 3mm OD precious metal capsules and pressure is generated using an Ar pressure medium.

Cold Seal

Contacts:

Dr Ian Butler

Research Fellow in Experimental Geosciences

Contact details

Address

Street

Grant Institute,
The King's Buildings,
James Hutton Road,
Edinburgh

City
Room: 105
Post Code
EH9 3FE