Our Facilities

Our facilities are available for hire with or without technical support.

For further details and free advice on your requirements please contact Dr John Grigor, j.grigor@abertay.ac.uk or call 01382 308365

Sensory Booths

Brand new state of the art consumer experience laboratory including 12 sensory booths, focus group room and adjoining kitchen simulation room.

Three taste testing windows with a person behind each window offering food tasting

Facial Electromyography

 Specialised equipment for consumer testing includes electromyography (AD Instruments) for facial recognition and oral processing research.

Female wearing electromyography equipment on face

Eye Tracker

A Human Interactive Virtual Environment dedicated lab space designed to explore virtual and augmented reality experiences by users, consisting of a Vive mobility space, a motion capture studio, psycho-physiological measurement technology and eye tracker, in addition to EEG readers. 

Female wearing eye tracking equipment on head

Product Development lab

A New Product Development lab, providing facilities for pilot scale projects. Equipment available includes spray-drier, freeze-drier, extruders, micro-brewery, rheometer, texture analyser, particle size analyser.

Female working with food equipment in a food laboratory