The Vose Hall chemistry labs were renovated in 2008. There are now four laboratories, including an Advanced/Research lab and an Analytical Lab. We are proud to house state-of-the-art analytical equipment for our students to get hands-on experience.
General Chemistry Lab
Advanced chemistry student performing an inorganic chemistry synthesis experiment.
Chemistry students performing a titration experiment.
Dr. Vogel and our new NMR instrument
Our new Analytical Lab allows OC students to have hands-on experience with state-of-the-art analytical instruments.
Capillary Electrophoresis - Agilent CE 3D
UV-Vis Spectrophotometer (UV-Vis) - Hewlett-Packard Model 8453
Atomic Absorption Spectrometer (AAS) - PerkinElmer AAnalyst 200
Fourier Transform Infrared Spectrophotometry (FT-IR) - PerkinElmer Paragon 1000PC w/ Horizontal Attenuated Total Reflectance Accessory (HATR) and w/ Diffuse Reflection Accessory (DRA)
Fourier Transform Infrared Spectrophotometry (FT-IR) - PerkinElmer Spectrum One w/ Horizontal Attenuated Total Reflectance Accessory (HATR)
High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) - Agilent 1100 Series (w/ autosampler) w/ Diode Array Detector (DAD) and Refractive Index Detector (RID)
Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry (GC-MS) - Agilent GC 6850 Series (w/ autosampler) w/ Purge and Trap Concentrator and Agilent 5973 Network MS Detector
Raman Spectrophotometer - DeltaNu Advantage 200A
Fluorometer - Turner Designs TD-700
Water Purification - De-Ionized water piped to all laboratories - Purelab Option Reverse Osmosis Filter - Feeds PureLab UltraPure Water Purifier
Laboratory Preparative Ultracentrifuge, Beckman Coulter Optima L-100XP with 70Ti Rotor.