UMKC Catalog


Research Facilities

Major Instrumentation:

  • Varian Inova 400 MHz NMR spectrometer.
  • Bruker 250 MHz NMR spectrometer with solid state probe.
  • IBM 200 Electron Spin Resonance Spectrometer.
  • AA and ICP-AA spectrophotometers.
  • CARY-1 UV-Visible dual beam spectrophotometer.
  • Cambridge Structural Database Subscription (Van Horn).
  • Raman and Infrared Spectroscopy Lab (Durig).
  • Positron Annihilation and Gamma-ray Spectroscopy Lab (Jean).
  • ABI Pioneer peptide synthesizer.
  • Sprint BioCad liquid chromatography system.
  • Finnigan MAT Double Focusing mass spectrometer.

Research Instrumentation:

  • Ocean Optics UV-Vis-NIR and other UV-Visible spectrophotometers.
  • Metrohm Titrando system with "PC Control" software.
  • BAS Epsilon electrochemistry apparatus (Peng).
  • Shimadzu HPLC (Van Horn).
  • Shimadzu RF-5301PC Fluorescence spectrophotometer.
  • Perkin Elmer Polarimeter (Buszek).

Support Facilities:

  • Computer and Electronics Shop.
  • Chemical Stores.

On Campus Resources:

  • Jasco J-710 Circular Dichroism Spectropolarimeter (School of Biological Sciences).
  • Varian 600 MHz NMR Spectrometer (School of Biological Sciences, Laity).
  • ESI-mass spectrometer and Triple-Quad LC-ESI MS with nanospray adaptor (School of Pharmaceutical Sciences).
  • Machine Shop (Department of Physics).
Computer facilities include UMKC's Academic Research servers using HP's Itanium technology and numerous personal computers located in the Spencer Chemistry Building and Flarsheim Hall for teaching and research purposes. A computational research laboratory is also housed in the department with a number of high-speed workstations and modern software.