Laboratory Equipment and Facilities 




Renishaw micro-Raman system:  Equipped with dual lasers (at 488 and 785 nm), Leica microscope (~1 um spatial resolution), xyz-precision stage, and CCD camera



PTI - Time resolved, laser-induced fluorescence spectrometer system (for measurements of fluorescence and phosphorescence lifetime from ns to ms)


JY-Spex Steady-state Fluorescence and Time-gated Phosphorescence Spectrometer System 


Nicolet Magna-760 Infra-red (FTIR) Spectrometer system


Dionex IC - HPLC system


Brookhaven ZetaPlus Surface Charge and Particle Size Analyzer


Shimadzu TOC-5000A Total Organic Carbon Analyzer


Perkin-Elmer Atomic Absorption (AA) - Graphite Furnace Spectrometer System 


HP 6890 Series Gas Chromatograph (GC) System


Dionex DX-120 Ion Chromatograph (IC) System


Freeze-Drier and Centrifuge systems


Glovebox Chamber  for Controlled Atmosphere


Olympus Inverse Microscope (Capable of Fluorescence Acquisition)


HPLC Pumps and Separation Apparatus


Photonics Reflective UV-Vis Spectrometer and Analytical Balance


In-line UV-Vis Spectrometer and Rotary Shaker