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UT Tyler Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry


The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry occupies the third and fourth floors of the Ratliff Engineering, Science and Technology Building South (RBS). Physics occupies a portion of the fourth floor in the Ratliff Building North (RBN).

Our facilities include the 400 MHz NMR room, four chemistry teaching labs, a computer teaching lab, two preparation labs, a cold room, five "wet" research labs, and a teaching assistant office.

Magnetic Resonance Instrumentation

Chromatographic Systems

Infrared and Raman Spectrophotometers

UV-Vis/Fluorescence Spectrophotometers

Computer Facilities

  • 12 Dell computers with the latest chemistry software located in the computer teaching lab
  • 6 Dell computers located in the chemistry major/teaching assistant room
  • 44" HP DesignJet T610 Poster Printer

Nanomaterials Equipment

Biochemical Equipment

  • Alpha Imager model??***
  • Eppendorf Eporator Electroporation System***
  • Millipore Water System specs???***
  • Thermocycler model??***
  • VWR Symphony Model 5000I Incubating Orbital Shaker***

Other Equipment and Instrumentation

  • Alfa Aesar Mark I Magnetic Susceptibility Balance***
  • Atago AP 300 Automatic Polarimeter***
  • BAS Potentiostat - GET INFO FROM SHTOYKO
  • Bausch & Lomb Abbe 3-L Refractometer
  • Beckman LS-700 Scintillation Counter
  • Innovative Technology Solvent Purification System***
  • MBraun Glove Box
  • Parr 6755 Solution Calorimeter with Parr 6772 Calorimetric Thermometer
  • Parr Oxygen Bomb Calorimeter (x2)
  • Perkin Elmer PinAAcle 900F Atomic Absorption (AA) spectrophotometer***
  • Rotary Evaporators model????
  • Vernier LabQuest Interfaces with pH, Oxidation Reduction Potential (ORP), gas pressure, temperature, conductivity, constant current, and voltage probes; and the SpectroVis Plus spectrophotometer, and Melt Station accessories

***Needs pictures

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