Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

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Facilities

Our students find facilities that were designed and equipped to assist and inspire them.

InstrumentationInstrumentation

  • 400 MHz Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectrometer
  • Fourier-Transform Infrared Spectrophotometer
  • Ultraviolet-Visible Spectrometers
  • Spectrofluorometer
  • Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometers
  • Agilent Gas Chromatograph-Mass Spectrometer
  • Radiochemistry facility with an array of radioisotope counting/detecting equipment
  • Agilent High Performance Liquid Chromatograph

LaboratoriesFaculty and student wokring in lab

  • 3 preparatory and general chemistry labs
  • 1 analytical lab
  • 1 inorganic lab
  • 1 organic lab
  • 1 physical chemistry lab
  • 1 biochemistry lab
  • 1 forensic science lab.

Each faculty member also has a laboratory specific to their research.

Library and Computational Facilities

  • Chemical Information – Research Guides and Resources
  • We hold a site license for the Spartan software from Wavefunction, Inc., a valuable research and teaching tool for computational modeling of molecules, estimation of their electronic and steric properties, and simulation of reactions at the molecular level.