Facilities/Equipment

The IFRI Institute is well equipped with state of the art equipment. The institute is also supported by the Advanced Mass Spectrometry Facilty (AMSF) and the Department of Chemistry.

The following are pieces of equipment available:

  • Foster and Freeman Glass Refractive Index Measurement System(GRIM)
  • Varian GC/Ion Trap/MS-MS (2 available)
  • Several GC/FID (Flame Ionization Detectors)
  • Purge and Trap GC/NPD
  • HP-6890 GC/MS with headspace, pyrolysis, and liquid sampling options. Negative/Positive mode
  • HP-4500 Plus ICP-MS
  • PE SCIEX ICP/MSDRC II
  • LSX 200Plus LA Sample Introduction System
  • LSX 500Plus LA Sample Introduction System
  • GC/Atomic Emission Spectroscopy
  • HPLC with Electrochemical Detector
  • Capillary Electrophoresis
  • Finnigan/Thermoquest HPLC-PDA-MS
  • Bruker 400 MHz NMR
  • FT-IR Spectrometer
  • Isco Supercritical Fluid Extractor (SFE)
  • Pharmacia FPLC (2 available)
  • Several HPLC/UV Detector
  • Detector GE Ion Trak (IMS)
  • Hitachi FMBIOII Gel Electrophoresis Analyzer
  • PE Applied Biosystems 310 CE Genetic Analyzer
  • Several Thermocyclers of various brands
  • Intoxilyzer 5000 (CMI)
  • Beckman P/ACE CE systems with various detectors
  • Beckman MSQ CE system with UV and PDA detectors
  • Several types of microscopy equipment including stereo microscopes, PLMs, Phase Contrast Microscopes and several digital interfaces for teaching