Instrumentation Holdings

Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectrometry (NMR):

  • JEOL JNM-ECZ400S 400 MHz NMR with multinuclear probe (2017)

X-Ray Spectrometry:

  • Rigaku SmartLab Automated Multipurpose X-ray Diffractometer (2016)

Microscopes and Microscopy Accessories:

  • JEOL JSM-6010Plus/LA Scanning Electron Microscope (2015)
  • Cressington 108 Auto/SE Sputter Coater along with a MTM-20 High Resolution Thickness Controller (2014)
  • Zeiss Axiovert 200 Inverted Fluorescence Microscope (2006)
  • VanGuard Inverted Phase Microscope (2003)

Inductively Coupled Plasma (ICP) Spectrometry:

  • Agilent 720 Simultaneous ICP-Optical Emission Spectrometer (2014)
  • Agilent SP3 autosampler for ICP-OES (2015)
  • CEM Microwave Digestion System (2006)
  • CEM MARS 5 Microwave Digestion System (2013)

Atomic Absorption Spectrometry (AAS):

  • Varian AA240 AA Spectrometer (2008)

Ultraviolet-Visible Spectrometry (UV-vis):

  • Agilent Cary 60 UV-vis spectrometers (2017)
  • 2 Ocean Optics UV-vis spectrometers (2013)
  • 8 Ocean Optics UV-vis spectrometers (2005)
  • Hewlett-Packard 8453, Diode Array spectrophotometer (2004) 

Infrared Spectrometry (IR):

  • Thermo Electron iS50R FTIR Spectrometer equipped with a Pike VeeMAX III Spectroelectrochemical Cell (2014)
  • Thermo Electron Nexus 870 FTIR spectrometer (2015)
  • Parker Balston Purge Gas Generator (2011)
  • Block Engineering Tunable IR laser system (2016)Thermo
  • Nicolet 4700 FTIR spectrometer (2005)
  • Thermo Nicolet Nexus 470 FTIR spectrometer with Attenuated Total Reflectance (2002)

Fluorescence/Chemiluminescence:

  • Horiba Flurorlog 3 Spectrofluorometer (2014)
  • He-Ne 633 nm Laser for FCS system (2012)
  • Micro Photon Devices Avalanche Photodiode Detector for FCS system (2012)
  • Thorlabs Spatial Filter for FCS system (2012)
  • Perkin Elmer LS50B Fluorescence Spectrophotometer (1999)
  • Turner Biosystems 20/20 Luminometer (2008)
  • Confocal Fluorescence Correlation Spectrometer (FCS) (2010)
  • Solid-State 488 nm Laser for FCS system (2011)

Light Scattering

  • Malvern Zetasizer Dynamic Light Scattering System (2012)

Mass Spectrometry (MS)

  • Bruker micrOTOF mass spectrometer (2008)
  • Electrospray ionization source (ESI) (2008)
  • Direct Analysis in Real Time (DART) Ion Source (2008)
  • Desorption Electrospray Ionization (DESI) Source (2008)

Gas Chromatography /Mass Spectrometry (GC/MS)

  • Shimadzu GC-2010 (2009)

Gas Chromatography (GC):

  • Hewlett-Packard 5890 with FID and TCD (1991)
  • Hewlett-Packard 5890 with FID and TCD (1998)
  • Shimadzu GC-2014 with FID (2012)

High Pressure Liquid Chromatography (HPLC):

  • Dionex Ion Chromatography system (2013)
  • Dionex Ultimate 3000 Binary Gradient UHPLC system (2012)
  • Two Dionex P680 Quaternary pump HPLC systems with multiple wavelength UV-visible detector and autosampler (2005)
  • Waters Chromatography Multi-detector Gel Permeation Chromatograph (2009)
  • Waters 410 Differential Refractive Index Detector (2009)
  • Two Multi-wavelength Ultraviolet-Visible Detectors (2009)
  • Viscotek Dual Viscometric - Refractive Index Detector (2009)
  • Multi-wavelength Fluorescence Detector (2009)
  • Evaporative Light Scattering Detector (2009)
  • Three HPLC pumps (2009)
  • Three Water Chromatography HPLC Column Heaters (2009)

Low Pressure Liquid Chromatography:

  • Biotage HPFC Model SD1 (2006)

Centrifugation:

  • Beckman L8-M Ultracentrifuge with SW41 Ti, SW55 Ti, and 70 Ti rotors (1998)
  • Sorvall RC5 Plus High Speed Centrifuge with GSA, SA60, and SE12 rotors (2000)
  • Centra CL3R Refrigerated Centrifuge (BU)
  • Mistral 1000 Clinical Centrifuge
  • 2 Tabletop Clinical Centrifuges
  • 5 Microcentrifuges

Electrophoresis Equipment:

  • BioRad Protean IEF System (2005)
  • 2 Invitrogen Novex Mini-Cell Electrophoresis Cells
  • 7 BioRad Protean 3 Electrophoresis Cells
  • Protean II Xi Electrophoresis Cell
  • 5 BioRad Mini Trans-Blot Cells
  • 4 BioRad Mini Sub Cell GT Horizontal Electrophoresis Cells
  • 4 Power Supplies
  • BioRad GelAir Gel Dryer (BU)

Incubators, Ovens, and Baths:

  • 2 Fisher Isotemp Incubators (1996)
  • Fisher Isotemp Circulating Water Bath (2000)
  • CEDCO 1510 Water-jacketed Carbon Dioxide Incubator (2002)
  • 2 New Brunswick C76 Shaking Water Baths (2001/2005)
  • ArmaLab Shaking Water Bath
  • New Brunswick Floor Model Shaking Incubator
  • Precision Oven
  • Fisher Isotemp Circulating Water Bath (2011)
  • Maddel Technology Model SMD2004A Solder Oven (2015)
  • Thermo Scientific MaxQ 4000 Refrigerated Shaking Incubator (2015)

Solvent Evaporation

  • Labconco Centrivap Benchtop Centrifugal Vacuum concentrator system (2009)

Refrigerators/Freezers:

  • Thermo Fisher Model 904, -80°C Upright Freezer (2011)
  • Fisher Isotemp Refrigerated Cabinet
  • Fisher Explosion Proof Refrigerator/Freezer
  • -20oC Refrigerator

Other Biochemical Instrumentation:

  • Applied Biosystems GeneAmp 2700 Thermocycler (2003)
  • Amersham RediFrac Fraction Collector
  • Amersham P-1 Peristaltic Pump
  • NuAire Class II Type A/B3 Horizontal Laminar Flow Cabinet (2002)
  • 2 Orbital Platform Shakers
  • AlphaInnotech Fluorchem SP Imaging System (2005)
  • Missonix Ultrasound Sonicator and Cabinet (1996)
  • Biotek Microplate Spectrophotometer (2002)
  • BioRad Gene Pulser Xcell (2006)
  • Biotek Synergy H1 Microplate Reader (2015)
  • SP Scientific Virtis Benchtop Pro Lyophilizer (2016)

Calorimetry:

  • TA Instruments DSCQ100 Calorimeter (2006)
  • Parr Bomb Calorimeter (2005)
  • Parr Bomb Calorimeter (1955)

Physical Properties:

  • Anton Parr Digital Density Meter (2010)
  • Mettler Density Meter (2013)
  • Mettler Auto-Titrator (2013)

Electrochemical:

  • Biologic VMP 16 Channel Potentiostat (2014)         
  • eDAQ EA161 Potentiostat (2007)

Dry Box:

  • Vigor SG1200/750TS Glove Box (2013)

Laser Cutter:

  • Full Spectrum Lasers 20x12” Laser Cutter (2015)

Hydrogenator:

  • Parr Hydrogenator System (2010)

Computer Systems:

  • Microway 4 Core Linux Workstation (2007)
  • PQS 16 Core Linux Workstation (2010)
  • Microway 16 Core Linux Workstation (2011)
  • 20 Core Linux Workstation (2016)
  • 6 Core Linux Workstation (2016)
  • 2 Dell 64 Core Linux Servers (2016)
  • 6 Core Linux Server (2016)
  • 80 Core Linux Cluster (2016)
  • 48 Core Linux Cluster (2016)
  • 2 HP Z420 8 Core Linux Workstations (2016)

Multi-Purpose Data Acquisition Systems

  • 20 Vernier LabQuest 2 Data Loggers (2014)
  • 20 Vernier pH Probes (2014)
  • 20 Vernier ORP Sensors (2014)
  • 20 Vernier Drop Counters (2014)
  • 20 Vernier Conductivity Probes (2014)
  • 20 Vernier Gas Pressure Sensors (2014)
  • 20 Vernier Temperature Probes (2014)
  • 20 Vernier Voltage Probes (2014)
  • 10 Spectrovis Plus Visible Spectrometers (2016)
  • Vernier UV Vis Spectrometer (2016)