Instruments Comprehensive




Dr. Bach

  • Agilent 5973 MSD with Agilent 6890 GCG
  • Bruker Daltonics REFLEX III MALDI-TOF reflectron mass spectrometer, with delayed extraction, collision-induced dissociation, and post source decay capabilities
  • Bruker microTOF
  • Bruker Ultraflextreme
  • Finnigan LCQ DUO ion trap tandem mass spectrometer with collision-induced dissociation (multiple MS/MS steps)
  • Finnigan PolarisQ GCMS ion trap based mass spectrometer ion trap tandem mass spectrometer with collision-induced dissociation (multiple MS/MS steps)
  • Finnigan TSQ 70/700 triple quadrupole mass spectrometer with electrospray ionization, atmospheric pressure chemical ionization, fast atom bombardment, cesium ion gun, electron impact ionization and chemical ionization
  • ThermoFinnigan LCQ Classic
  • ThermoFinnigan LTQ

Dr. Doyle

  • Agilent 1200 series analytical HPLC with dual-wavelength UV and refractive index detectors
  • CH Instruments 660C Potentiostat with glassy carbon and Pt working electrodes and a Ag/AgCl reference electrode for general purpose electrochemical measurements and electroanalysis
  • Hewlett-Packard 5890 dual column gas chromatographs with flame ionization detectors (2)
  • HP 5880 Gas Chromatographs
  • JASCO digital spectropolarimeter
  • Teledyne-ISCO Combiflash Rf-75 automated flash chromatography system with UV detection for rapid purification of compounds
  • Varian 3400 dual column gas chromatograph with flame ionization detectors
  • Varian Cary 50 spectrophotometer with a xenon flash lamp
  • Varian Pro-Star 210 series analytical HPLC with UV detector and sample changer
  • Varian Pro-Star 210 series analytical HPLC with variable wavelength UV detector and sample changer

Dr. Ermler

  • Linux Cluster – 6-node Altus Dual Opteron system

Dr. Frantz

  • Agilent 1200 series analytical HPLC with 6130 series mass detector and multi-mode source capable of both ESI and APCI ionizations
  • Telodyne ISCO CombiFlash automated chromatography system with UV detection for rapid purification of compounds

Dr. Gorski

  • Electrochemical Workstations

BSE 4.310

Dr. Liu

  • Agilent 8453 Diode array spectrophotometers (2X)
  • AKTA FPLC, AKTA Purifier, and two AKTA Start systems
  • Alpha Imager HP
  • Anaerobic Shlenk line
  • Applied Photophysics SX20 Stopped-Flow UV-Vis spectrophotometer with photomultiplier tube, photodiode array, and fluorescence detector contained in a Coy gloveless anaerobic chamber
  • Beckman Coulter Optima TLX ultra centrifuge
  • Beckman high-speed centrifuges: Avanti J-26 XP & J-E
  • Bruker E500 EPR/ENDOR Spectrometer, cryogen-free 4 K temperature system
  • Cary 5000 UV-Vis-NIR spectrophotometer
  • Cary Eclipse Fluorescence Spectrometer
  • Clark-type oxygen electrode with upgraded gas blender
  • Class II Type A2 biosafety cabinet
  • Dual laser Beckman Coulter Quanta SC with cell counting/sizing capability
  • Eppendorf Scientific (New Brunswick) Excella E25 Refrigerated shakers (3X)
  • Gryphon crystallization robotic system from Art Robbins Instruments
  • Hewlett-Packard 8452A Diode Array Spectrophotometer
  • Leitz HM-Lux Microscope
  • Mammalian cell line culture including Nuaire CO2 water-jacketed incubator
  • Michrom Gemini microcapillary LC interfaced to a Thermo-Finnigan LCQ ESI Mass Spectrometer with nanospray (LC-MS/MS)
  • Microcal VP Isothermal Calorimeter (VP-ITC)
  • Microfluidics LM20-30 Cell Disruptor
  • Multiple -80 C freezers (3X)
  • Olympus CKX41SF2, Inverted Stage, phase contrast microscope with camera
  • Perkin-Elmer Lamda 25 Spectrophotometer
  • Perkin Elmer Thermal Cycler and Eppendorf mastercycler gradient PCR systems
  • Speed vac and lyophilizer
  • Tecan Infinite M200 Quad monochrometer microplate VIS-UV and Fluorescence spectrometer
  • Turner design/Promega Model TD-20/20 Luminometer
  • U-3000SD HPLC system with Corona detector
  • Update Instruments Model 715 rapid mixer and quenching system (RFQ)
  • WPI free radical analyzer with hydrogen peroxide electrode
  • All relevant tools for protein crystallography, including two linux work stations and two Molecular Dimensions vibration-free refrigerators

BSE 0.110
BSE 4.302
BSE 4.304

  • Bruker Equinox 55 FTIR with Golden Gate Single-bounce ATR accessory
  • Bruker X-Band EMX 6/1-HX EPR spectrometer with variable temperature (N2) system interphased with EMX-PC-1081 acquisition program
  • QE 300 MHz NMR (2)
  • Rheometric Scientific DMTA-V for characterization of material properties
  • Shimadzu TGA-50, a Shimazdu DSC-50 and a Shimadzu TA-50WSI for characterization of thermal properties
  • Single crystal X-ray diffractometer consists of a 3kw X-ray generator, Saturn 724 CCD detector, AFC12K goniometer, and X-stream 2000 (for nitrogen generation)
  • Varian INOVA 500 MHz Spectrometer
  • Viscotek Tetra-Detector Array GPC, which adds UV-Visible characterization and the possibility to determine copolymer compositions
  • Viscotek Tripler-Detector Array GPC with inline low-angle light scattering, inline viscometer, and refractive index detector for determination of absolute molecular weight of polymer samples