University of Wisconsin-Madison Physical Sciences Lab

Archive for August, 2012

PSL builds “Ozone Annihilator”

Monday, August 20th, 2012

PSL recently built an ozone elimination chamber for UW Cytogenetic Services. This chamber is used to lower ozone levels which compromises the quality of fluorescent dyes on a microarray slide. (more…)

Building Cleaner and More Efficient Engines

Friday, August 3rd, 2012

The UW-Madison Engine Research Center (ERC) is developing cleaner and more fuel efficient diesel engines. The ERC designed a cylinder head which allows optical instruments to monitor the combustion process. (more…)