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Tour of the Geotechnical/Gas Hydrates Lab

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View of the first room of the laboratory showing the main entrance (center left of picture, not labeled), and the Hydrates from Ice (HyFI) system (green marker on the right).
View of the first room of the laboratory showing the main entrance (center left of picture, not labeled), and the Hydrates from Ice (HyFI) system (green box marker in the center).

Panning to the right you see the five cell (green box marker on the left) and once cell (green box marker on the right) helium pycnometers.
Panning to the right we see the five-cell (green box marker on the left) and one-cell (green box marker on the right) helium pycnometers.

Next, you see the oven (green box marker, center), and to the right, the entrance to the next room of the lab (purple marker).
Next, we see the oven (green box marker, center), and to the right, the entrance to the next room of the lab (purple marker).

The front of the first room in the lab. In the center is the top loading freezer (green box marker, center), flanked on either side by the main lab entrance (on the right, not labeled), and the doorway to the next room (purple marker on the left).
The front of the first room in the lab. In the center is the top loading freezer (green box marker, center), flanked on either side by the main lab entrance (on the right, not labeled), and the doorway to the next room (purple marker on the left).

Proceeding to the next room, and turning left, this is the first view of the room showing a work bench.
Proceeding to the next room, and turning left, this is the first view of the room showing a work bench.

From the center of the room, and panning to the right, we see the constant-rate-of-strain (CRS) consolidation system (green box marker, center).
From the center of the room, and panning to the right, we see the constant-rate-of-strain (CRS) consolidation system (green box marker, center).

Next we see the Triaxial system (green box marker, center).
Next we see the Triaxial system (green box marker, center).

Past that is the entrance to the next room (purple marker, center left).
Past that is the entrance to the next room (purple marker, center left).

Panning further to the right, we see the doorway back into the first room of the lab (purple marker, right).
Panning further to the right, we see the doorway back into the first room of the lab (purple marker, right).

Proceeding into the third room of the lab, and turning left, you see another work bench area.
Proceeding into the third room of the lab, and turning left, we see another work bench area.

From the center of the room, and panning to the right, we see the syringe pumps (green box marker, center left).
From the center of the room, and panning to the right, we see three syringe pumps (green box marker, center left).

Next we see the Gas Hydrate And Sediment Test Laboratory Instrument (GHASTLI) sample chamber (green box marker, right).
Next we see the Gas Hydrate And Sediment Test Laboratory Instrument (GHASTLI) sample chamber (green box marker, right).

Next, we come to the GHASTLI instrumentation (green box marker, left) and, finally, back to the door to the previous room (purple marker, right).
Next, we come to the GHASTLI instrumentation (green box marker, left) and, finally, back to the door to the previous room (purple marker, right).

 

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