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CIF Organic Lab

The CIF Organic Analysis Laboratory is located in room 633 of the Lindy Boggs Building. The instruments in this laboratory are used to analyze, identify, and describe a wide variety of environmental, biological, and synthetic samples. CIF personnel are available to operate the instruments and assist with methods development.

NMR Spectroscopy

  • Bruker 500 MHz NMR
  • 5mm BBO probe with z-gradient
  • 5mm BBI probe with z-gradient
  • 5mm Bruker TXI (Inverse Triple Resonance ) probe (1H, 13C and 15N) with xyz-gradients

Gas Chromatography Mass Spectrometry

  • Shimadzu QP2010 GC/MS
  • Capillary Column GC
  • Split/Splitless Injector
  • Liquid Autosampler

Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometer (ICPMS)

  • Finnigan Element 2
  • Measurement of Ultra-trace Levels of Metals
  • High Resolution
  • Isotope ratio experiments
  • Liquid Autosampler

Carbon Analyzer

  • Fisons EA112 Elemental Analyzer
  • Simultaneous Carbon, Hydrogen, Nitrogen, and Sulfur Analysis
  • Autosampler

Surface Plasmon Resonance (SPR) Spectrometer

  • Biacore T200 GE Healthcare
  • Investigate molecular interactions such as kinetics and thermodynamics
  • Protein-protein, protein-DNA, protein-ligand, small molecule-biomolecule
  • Liquid Autosampler with temperature control