Equipment

Equipements

Incubators & culture cabinets:

-  Simulated in situ deck incubators equipped with light attenuation filters, prototype

-  Laboratory incubator equipped with light attenuation filters, prototype

-  Photosynthetron, CHPT

-  Thermoregulated cabinets

-  Thermoregulated illuminated culture room, prototype

-  Thermoregulated light cabinets (-20°C – +60°C), Rumed GMBH

-  Thermoregulated incubator shakers Innova 44R (20°C below ambient – +80°C), New Brunswick

-  Rolling device for aggregate formation, prototype

-  Sedimentation column (SEDCOL), prototype

-  Incubators for the study of biofilms in water supply networks, prototypes

Optical instruments:

-  Flow cytometer (Accuri C6)

-  Spectrophotometer (Lambda 650S) equipped with integrated sphere, Perkin Elmer

-  Fluorometer with integration sphere, Kontron

-  Fluorometer LS 55, Perkin Elmer

-  Spherical microquantameter US-SQS/LI, Walz

-  Atmospheric and underwater light (PAR) sensors, Li-COR

-  Profiling Natural Fluorometer System PNF-300, Biospherical Instruments

-  Light absorption and attenuation sensor AC9, WET-Labss

-  Pulse Amplitude Modulated (PAM) Fluorimeter, Walz

Microscopy:

-  Inverted microscope, Leica

-  Epifluorescence microscope DMRXA, Leica (et non Leitz)

-  Digital camera, Nikon

-  Digital image analyser, Lucia 4.6

-  FlowCAM

Molecular biology:

-  DGGE Dcode-Kit, Biorad

-  Thermocycler, Eppendorf

-  Transilluminator UV HI/LO 302 nM 20 x 20

-  Electrophoresis system mini-gel, I-MUPID

-  Laminar flow hood RNA/DNA, Biocap

-  Vertical Laminar flow hood class II BSC, Esco, Analis

-  Real-Time PCR System Stepone Plus,Applied Biosystems

-  Centrifuge 5424 ,Eppendorf

General equipment:

-  Field salinometer and pHmeter

-  Liquid scintillation counter, Packard

-  High temperature furnace, HC

-  Autoclave, Systec 3870

-  Laminar flow hood, ADS

-  Laminar flow hood , CLF 475

-  Laminar flow hood, Captair Bio,Biocap

-  Ultra pure water system, MilliQ

-  Thermoregulated centrifuge, Sigma

-  Thermostatic bath, Polyscience

-  Rotating table, Vel

-  Filtration systems, Millipore

-  Manifold filtration system for microbiological analysis

-  Vacuum/Pressure Pumps, Millipore

-  Peristaltic pump, Vel

-  Thermos bottle for liquid nitrogen, Locator

-  Ultrasonics bath and probe, Labsonic

-  Marine snow catch bottle, prototype

-  Precision Balances,Analis

- Balance, Mettler-Toledo

- ultra-low temperature freezer (-80°C), New Brunswick