Particle Size

  1. Laser Diffraction Particle Size Analysis
    Instrument: Malvern Mastersizer 3000 with Hydro EV unit
    Size range: 0.01to 2000 µm; can be combined with sieve analysis to cover size > 2mm
  2. Hydrometer analysis (Sand-Silt-Clay)
    Size range:  <2µm, 2 to 63µm, 62µm to 2mm
  3. Wet sieve analysis (Sand and Gravel)
    Size range: 63 µm to >2mm
  4. Dry Sieve analysis
    Size range: 63 µm to >2mm
  5. Sedigraph analysis
    Size range: 300 µm to <1µm; can be combined with sieve analysis to cover size > 300 µm

Contact: Hue-Hwa Hwang, 217-244-5191