Major Departmental Instrumentation

 

NMR

  • Bruker Avance III 500 MHz NMR (with solid-state analysis and magic angle spinning capabilities, a 1.7 mm inverse probe, 5mm triple resonance inverse probe, 5mm broadband probe, and a 60 sample sample-changer allowing remote data acquisition and processing).
  • Varian Gemini 2000 200 MHz FT-NMR
  • Varian Inova 500 MHz NMR (via the Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Center)

Mass Spectrometry

  • Agilent 6890-5973 GC-MS System
  • Agilent 7890-5975C GC-MS System with an FID detector
  • Agilent 1100-6130 LC-MS (2 instruments)
  • Agilent 1200-6410 LC-MS (rapid resolution HPLC with a triple quadrupole mass spectrometer)
  • Agilent 1200-6520 LC-MS (Capillary HPLC with a quadrupole-time-of-flight mass spectrometer 

Separations

  • Agilent 1100 Series LC system (2 instruments)
  • Agilent 6890 GC with FID detector
  • Varian CP-3800 GC with FID and TCD detectors
  • Beckman Optima L-70 Ultracentrifuge
  • Beckman J2-6KR Refrigerated Centrifuges (2 instruments)

Spectral Analysis

  • Agilent 1100 Series LC system (2 instruments)
  • Thermo-Nicolet iS10 FT-IR
  •  Thermo-Nicolet 380 FTIR (2 instruments)
  • Thermo-Nicolet 300 FT-IR
  • Varian Cary Eclipse Fluorescence Spectrophotometer
  • Jasco J-720 CD Spectropolarimeter
  • Perkin Elmer Lambda 19 UV-Vis-Near IR Spectrophotometer
  • Thermo NanoDrop 2000 UV-Vis Spectrophotometer
  • Thermo Evolution 600 UV-Vis Spectrophotometer
  • Thermo Genesys 10 UV-Vis Spectrophotometers (2 instruments)
  • Agilent 8453 UV-Vis Spectrophotometer
  • Perkin Elmer 2380 Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer
  • ICP (via the Department of Geology)
  • Siemens/Bruker AXS D5000 Automated Powder X-ray Diffractometer (via the Department of Geology)

Other

  • Schoeffer LH 151-N/1S High Intensity Photolysis Apparatus
  • Johnson Matthey MK2 Magnetic Susceptibility Balance
  • NIMA PS4 Surface Pressure Balance
  • Innovative Technologies Lab Master 100 Glovebox
  • CHI 760D Electrochemical workstation

The Department also maintains a variety of more routine instrumentation.