Science and Engineering Facilities

Aerogel Lab

Aerogel Lab

aerogel Aerogel Team The College’s Aerogel Research Team is well represented in a special, peer-reviewed issue of the Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids: Proceedings of the Seventh International Symposium on Aerogels. Two faculty members – Ann Anderson of mechanical engineering, and Mary Carroll of chemistry – are co-authors with a total of five recent alumni, one exchange student and one current student. The full citations for the papers are: · Ben M. Gauthier (’02), Smitesh D. Bakrania (’03), Ann M. Anderson, and Mary K. Carroll, “A Fast Supercritical Extraction...

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Analytical Chemistry Lab

Analytical Chemistry Lab

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Biochemistry Lab

Biochemistry Lab

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Instrumentation Lab

Instrumentation Lab

The Chemistry Department Instrumentation Lab holds a variety of major instrumentation which is shared by all members of the department. The equipment in this room is used for upper level student labs and for faculty and student research. Other equipment resides in the General Chemistry Instrumentation Lab, the Organic Chemistry Instrumentation Lab, the Molecular Modeling Lab, and in individual faculty research labs. A list of the equipment found in this room appears below the pictures. s228-instrumentation-labirandfluorescencelifetime IR and Fluorescence Life Time....

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Organic Chemistry Lab

Organic Chemistry Lab

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Organic Instrumentation Lab

Organic Instrumentation Lab

org_inst3 An organic chemistry student presents the results of his work to the class. org_inst2 Students analyze the results of their organic chemistry experiments with the help of calculations performed by molecular modeling programs. This room is used for Sophomore-level organic chemistry labs and for Advanced Organic labs. Most of the instrumentation which is used for Organic Chemistry teaching and research resides in this room. The major pieces of equipment in the Organic Instrumentation Lab are as follows: Flame Ionization Capillary Gas Chromatographs (2); Hewlett-Packard (Agilent)...

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Physical Chemistry Lab

Physical Chemistry Lab

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA Students use the fluorescence instrument to monitor 2-acetylnaphtalene to beta-cyclodextrin OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA Students use the fluorescence instrument to monitor fluoride binding to myoglobin. OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA Students use the fluorescence instrument to monitor fluoride binding to...

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Polymer Chemistry Lab

Polymer Chemistry Lab

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Chemistry Stockroom

Chemistry Stockroom

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Chemistry Conference Room

Chemistry Conference Room

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