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Mass Spectrometry Center

The facility houses over $3M in state-of-the-art instrumentation for mass spectrometry and molecular weight determination, making it one of the best equiped laboratories in the area. To become an authorized user, please contact the Director for training. Note that there is an hourly usage fee.

Department(s): 

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Biology
Chemical Engineering
Chemistry
Polymer Science and Engineering
Shared Resource

College/Unit: 

Natural Sciences and Mathematics

Contact: 

Stephen Eyles, Director

Location: 

Conte National Center for Polymer Research

Resources: 

Bruker Daltonics Reflex III MALDI-TOF, JEOL MStation JMS700 (High resolution two-sector spectrometer)

Availability: 

Public

Research: 

Electron Microscopy Laboratory, Keck

W.M. Keck Electron Microscopy Laboratory is a part of the Materials Research Science and Engineering Center and the Silvio O. Conte National Center for Polymer Research at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. It is equipped with several transmission electron microscopes, scanning electron microscopes and related sample preparation equipment for the use of the UMass community as well as people from outside the University.

Department(s): 

Physics
Polymer Science and Engineering
Shared Resource

College/Unit: 

Natural Sciences and Mathematics

Contact: 

Alexander E. Ribbe

Location: 

Silvio O. Conte National Center for Polymer Research, Rooms B 161 - B 171

Resources: 

100kV transmission electron microscope (JEOL 100CX), sample preparation equipment

Availability: 

Public

Research: 

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