Ilika has world class expertise in accelerated materials innovation, including in the automotive, aeronautical and electronic components sectors. High throughput technology enables functional materials to be made, characterised and tested up to 100 times faster than traditional techniques. Robust data sets enhance intellectual property value, optimise product performance and reduce time to market, thereby maximising return on R&D investment.

Ilika’s offering combines the advantages of combinatorial synthesis and high throughput characterisation methods for characterisation and screening to accelerate materials development. Ilika’s technological expertise includes:

High Throughput Physical Vapour Deposition by Thermal Evaporation

Informatics and data handling:

Composition and Structure

High Resolution TEM and EDS
  • High Resolution TEM and EDS
Thin Film X Ray Diffraction
  • Thin Film X Ray Diffraction
SEM and EDS
  • SEM and EDS
X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy
  • X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy
Raman Microscopy
  • Raman Microscopy
Laser Ablation ICPMS
  • Laser Ablation ICPMS
Atomic Force Microscopy
  • Atomic Force Microscopy

Optical

Parallel Imaging Reflectivity
  • Parallel Imaging Reflectivity
Parallel Fluorescence and Colour Characterisation
  • Parallel Fluorescence and Colour Characterisation
Spectroscopic Ellipsometry
  • Spectroscopic Ellipsometry

Electrical

- Four Point Probe or Van De Pauw - Ferroelectrical measurements - Impedance Spectroscopy - LCR meter - Capacitance – Voltage - Voltage – Current
  • Four Point Probe or Van De Pauw
  • Ferroelectrical measurements
  • Impedance Spectroscopy
  • LCR meter
  • Capacitance – Voltage
  • Voltage – Current

Thermal

Imaging IR Camera
  • Imaging IR Camera

Mechanical

Automated Nanoindenter
  • Automated Nanoindenter

Thickness

- Optical Profilometer - Stylus Profilometer - AFM - Ellipsometry
  • Optical Profilometer
  • Stylus Profilometer
  • AFM
  • Ellipsometry