|One among the first laboratories of the Central Leather Research Institute, the Chemical Laboratory has served as the backbone of chemical research in the institute. A reckoned name in research in chromium chemistry, the laboratory has diverse interests Currently the research in the laboratory is focused towards role of metal ions in biology, at interfaces and in micellar medium. The laboratory makes significant contributions towards providing environmentally benign solutions to leather industry.
The laboratory has wide research interests and contributes significantly to both basic and applied research. Our focus is predominantly in the areas of
- Inorganic Chemistry
- Physical Chemistry
- Surface Science
- Computational Chemistry
- Environmental Chemistry and
- Leather Science
|The service charges for running powder XRD facility for external researchers is Rs.700 + service tax 10.3%
|The major focus of the laboratory is in the areas of Metal ions in biology, at the interfaces and in micellar medium and development of environmentally benign technologies for leather.
Further Details Contact
Dr. Balachandran Unni Nair
Chief Scientist & Head, Chemical Lab
CLRI, Adyar, Chennai 600 020.
Telefax.: 91 44 24411630