Trade name
Ambient Kelvin Probe
Technical description

The ambient Kelvin probe is used to measure the work function of conductive materials.

Conditions for providing infrastructure

Equipment made available on the terms applicable from the Regulations for the Use of ACMiN Research Infrastructure. (

Type of accreditation / certificate:
Not applicable
Access type
Research capabilities


Electrical characterization of metals and semiconductors, catalytic and corrosion tests.

Last update date
Jan. 29, 2024, 6:06 p.m.
Year of commissioning
Measurement capabilities

Measurement of work function of solid samples using an oscillating reference electrode.

Available electrode diameters: 100 um, 1 mm, 5 mm, 10 mm.

The resolving power of the measurement is 2-3 meV.

Kelvin probe
Kelvin probe
Kelvin probe
Kelvin probe
Kelvin probe
Kelvin probe