Analytical resources within the department include a shared analytical instrumentation laboratory facility. A subset of the testing instruments currently available within the department are listed here. Other more specialized equipment is available in individual research labs. For more details contact Ralph Dickhout, 519-888-4567 x33311.

  • DSC: Differential Scanning Calorimeter

  • GC: Gas Chromatograph

  • GCMS: Gas Chromatograph Mass Spectrometer

  • HPLC: High Pressure Liquid Chromatograph

  • IC: Ion Chromatograph

  • ICP: Inductively Coupled Plasma emission spectrometer

  • SAA: Surface Area Analyzer

  • TGA: Thermal Gravimetric Analyzer

  • XRD: X-Ray Diffractometer (powder)