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Department of Chemistry
Major Equipment

Centrifuges, High-speed

High Speed Refrigerated Centrifuge.
DuPont Sorvall RC-5B Beckman L3-50 Ultracentrifuge (Shared with Biology).

Chromatographs, Liquid-, Gas-, and High-Performance

HP Series 5890 Series II UNIX Based Gas Chromatograph with HP5970 Series Mass Selective Detector (GC-MS)
HP 6890 Gas Chromatography System with Windows-based operating system
Varian 3410 Gas Chromatograph
Varian High Performance Liquid Chromatograph with ternary pump, fixed wavelength detector
Beckman/Altex Isocratic High Performance Liquid Chromatograph with Gilson variable wavelength detector
Varian 5000 Liquid Chromatograph

Electrochemical, Electronic and Diagnostic Equipment

BAS Cyclic Voltammeter
Tektronix TDS 620B 500 MHz Digital Real Time Oscilloscope
Tektronix TDS 3000 300 MHz Series Digital Phosphor Oscilloscope
Tektronix TDS 350 200 MHz Digital Real Time Oscilloscope
Tektronix 2221A 100 MHz Digital Oscilloscope
Stanford Research Systems DG 535 Picosecond Programmable Pulse Generator
Keithley 617 Programmable Electrometer
Keithley System 570 Data Acquisition Station

High-pressure Equipment

Varian 7500 psi pressure syringe pumps - 2
60,000 psi manual pressure syringe pump
Wilmad high-pressure/high-temperature IR cell
7,500 psi homemade variable volume view cell w/sapphire windows
5000 psi UV-Vis spectroscopic cells - 2
Isco 260D syringe pumps - 2,
High Pressure Equipment 5000 psi manual syringe pump - 2

Lasers and Optical Equipment

Quantel Brilliant Q-switched Nd:YAG Laser with frequency doubler and quadrupler
Oriel Optical Table with vibrational damping
Rayonet Photoreactor
Hg-Arc Lamp System with optical filters and an Oriel light pipe attachment.


JEOL DX-303 Sector Mass Spectrometer
GBC 932 Atomic Absorption Spectrometer
Perkin Elmer Optima 3000 Inductively Coupled Plasma Spectrometer
MicroNow 8100A x-band Electron Paramagnetic Resonance Spectrometer
ASA S-600 Mossbauer Spectrometer
Bruker AC-300 Fourier Transform Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectrometer with 1H/13C and broadband probes with a 120-sample auto-sampler and variable-temperature accessory


Perkin Elmer Spectrofluorimeter
Perkin Elmer LS-3 Fluorescence Spectrometer
Spex Fluorolog 3 Fluorescence Spectrometer with Tau-3 module


Mattson Genesis series FT-IR - with diffuse reflectance accessory


Perkin Elmer Lambda 3B
Varian Cary 210 - with kinetics accessory and a programmable five-position sample turret
Perkin Elmer Lambda 800 - 0.25 nm resolution

Vacuum Equipment

Kontes High-Vacuum Line.
VAC Dri-Lab Glove Box.

X-Ray Diffractometer

Siemans 386X-A9 X-ray Diffractometer (Shared with Physics).