The Washburn Chemistry Department, located in Stoffer Science Hall, is well equipped with modern instrumentation for instructional laboratories and research.

Major instrumentation

  • Varian 400-MHz Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) Spectrometer
  • Thermo ATR-Infrared (IR) Spectrometer
  • Thermo Gas Chromatograph-Mass Spectrometer (GC-MS)
  • GOW-MAC Gas Chromatograph (GC)
  • Finnigan LCQ Ion Trap Mass Spectrometer
  • Perkin Elmer Ultraviolet-Visible (UV-Vis) Spectrometer
  • Perkin Elmer Atomic Absorption (AA) Spectrometer
  • Varian Eclipse Fluorescence Spectrometer
  • High Performance Liquid Chromatograph (HPLC)
  • Beckman Coulter Capillary Electrophoresis (CE)
  • Computers for Data Acquisition and Analysis
  • Leeds LCT fluorescence trace comparison microscope
  • TIDAS microscope spectroscopy

Atomic Absorption Spectrometer


Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectrometer NMR

Gas Chromatograph-Mass Spectrometer GC-MS

Infrared Spectrometer IR

High Performance Liquid Chromatography



UV-Visible Spectrometer UV-Vis

Mass Spectrometer MS


1.      Leeds LCT fluorescence trace comparison microscope