Technology in the Biochemistry Classroom

  • Capital's organic and general chemistry labs are fully equipped with modern computerized instrumentation and molecular graphics software, all of which is available for student use. Our equipment inventory includes:

    Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectrometers

    • Varian Gemini 300 MHz
    • Hitachi R-1200 Rapid Scan 60 MHz

     

    Ultraviolet-Visible Spectrometers

    • Varian Cary 50
    • Varian Cary 100 w/ biomelt package

     

    Infrared Spectrometers

    • Perkin Elmer Spectrum One (2)

     

    Atomic Absorption Spectrometer

    • Varian 220FS

     

    FT-IR Spectrum One - spectrometer

    Gas Chromatographs

    • Hewlett Packard 5890 Series 2 w/ autosampler
    • Gow Mac Series 400 (4)

     

    Liquid Chromatographs

    • Waters Breeze HPLC w/ autosampler
    • Shimadzu Ion Chromatograph
     
     Ion Chromatograph


    Additional Instrumentation

    • Parr 4560 High Pressure Reactor
    • Pasco Scientific Workshop 500 (16)
    • Silicon Graphics O2 Graphics Workstations (4)