About SAIF :

Sophisticated Analytical Instrument Facility (SAIF) at IIT Patna is established to provide analytical and data collection facility to scientific community using different sophisticated analytical equipments.The establishment of the centre at IITP was sponsored by  Department of Science & Technology (DST), Govt. of India. This facility is open for internal (IIT Patna users) as well as external researchers from academia, research laboratories and industries.

Presently, SAIF IIT Patna is equipped with two major analytical instruments (i) Single Crystal X-Ray Diffractometer( SC-XRD) and High Resolution - Liquid Chromatography Mass Spectrometry (HR-LCMS) having HPLC & UHR-TOF mass spectrometer. Another sanctioned instrument is a 500 MHz NMR, which is currently under purchase process.

For more detail about the SAIFs, please visit the following link.

http://dst.gov.in/sophisticated-analytical-instrument-facilities-saifs