Other Instruments and Services


The IMSERC Optical and Trace analysis labs are located in B172 and B176.


The optical and trace instrument labs support Northwestern University education by providing equipment support for Chem 101, Chem 220 and Chem 350 classes.  In addition the equipment is made available to research groups in fields ranging from characterization of novel synthetic compounds to environmental and food chemistry to nuclear waste remediation.


IMSERC currently houses a Polarimeter, FTIR, Raman and fluorimeter.