Central instrumentation facility

Central Instrumentation Facility

At Durgapur Government College, has been created with an objective of providing a central facility of latest and advanced analytical techniques for research in various areas of sciences. It houses several modern analytical equipment offering its users, a wide range of analytical methods/techniques for chemical/material analysis/testing/characterization enabling them to keep pace with developments taking place globally. This facility is extensively used by undergraduate and post graduate students, doctoral research scholars and faculty members.




Sl. No Name of Full Time Teacher Designation Department Will act as
1 Dr. Pinaki Roy Assistant Professor Geology Jt. Convener
2 Smt Nazma Khatun Assistant Professor Conservation Biology Jt. Convener
3 Dr. Ashoke Bhattacharya Assistant Professor Botany Member
4 Dr. Nupur Bhakta Assistant Professor Physics Member
5 Dr. Sumana Dutta Assistant Professor Zoology Member
6 Sri Barun Bandyopadhyay Assistant Professor Chemistry Member


Objectives of the CIF

Durgapur Government College with a mission to enrich the resources on a shared basis for promoting R and D with the following objectives.

  • • To strengthen technological infrastructure to carry out advanced research in various science disciplines under one roof and make their services available to academic departments.
  • • To provide guidance for acquisition of data and train personnel in operation and maintenance of Sophisticated Instruments.
  • • To provide facilities of modern analytical instruments to students and researchers enabling them to keep pace with developments taking place globally, publish their research findings in peer reviewed high impact factor journals and through their concerted efforts, contribute to the uplift of the society at large.
  • • To train students for maintenance and operation of sophisticated instruments.

Guidelines for availing the facility

The instruments are available to all the students, research scholars and faculty members of home institution with free of cost. The users are to submit the requisition forms for using the instruments available and for sample analysis at least one week prior to book their slot.All users may contact the centre by e-mail (dgccif@gmail.com) to reserve time slot for their use and visit with the samples on the date of appointment.

List of Equipment Available:

SS.N. Name of the equipment Quantity
1. Shimadzu TX-423 digital balance 1
2. Micropipette Tarson variable 3
3. 5L magnetic stirrer 2
4. Borosil double distillation unit 1
5. Microprocessor flame photometer 1
6. Multiparameter EUTECH 1
7. Quartz cuvettes 2
8. Disposable polymer cuvettes 89
9. REMI centrifuge R24 1
10. UV Visible spectrophotometer 1
11. METTLIER TOLEDO digital balance 1
12. HP desktop with accessories 2
13. Water Bath 1


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