Each of the following Science Departments have equipment and instrumentation available for use by CBBS faculty, students and affiliates.

Department of Biological Sciences

Contact Person: Lori Bross

Bioimaging Equipment:

  • Transmission Electron Microscope
  • Confocal Laser Scanning Microscope
  • Flow Cytometr

Preparation Equipment:

  • TEM Ultramicrotomes
  • Glass Knife Maker

Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

Contact person: Elizabeth Gaillard

  • Major pieces of equipment include the following:
  • Bruker Avance DRX500 NMR spectrometer
  • Bruker Avance DPX200 NMR spectrometer
  • Thermo LCQ Advantage LC-MS (Liquid chromatography-Mass Spectrometer)
  • Bruker OmniFLEX MALDI-TOF Mass Spectrometer
  • Bruker Vector 22 FT-IR spectrometer
  • Mattson ATI Genesis FTI-IR spectrometer
  • Renishaw System 2000 Microfocus Raman Spectrometer
  • Rigaku MiniFlex Powder Diffractometer
  • Siemens CCD X-Ray Diffractometer
  • PerkinElmer 2400 Series II CHN Elemental Analyzer
  • Aviv Model 215 Circular Dichroism Spectrometer
  • TeScan MBH High Vacuum Tungsten filament Scanning Electron Microscope

Department of Physics

Contact person: Larry Lurio

  • Langmuir Blodget trough
  • Dynamic Light Scattering Spectrometer
  • X-ray reflectometer
  • Hot Isostatic Press System: isospectrum, total pressure 3000 atm with up to 20% O2 in Ar, max temp 1100 or 1300 C

Contact Person: Bogdan Dabrowski

  • Physical Property Measurement System (PPMS-9) from Quantum Design
  • For measuring resistive, thermal properties

Department of Geology

Contact Person: Joshua Schwartz

  • Shimadzu XRF
  • Siemens XRD
  • Dionex Ion Chromatograph
  • JEOL Environmental SEM with EDS
  • Thermo Element 2
  • Thermo MAT 253
  • Thermo Delta MS
  • Varian GC
  • Structural Modeling Press
  • Geoprobe