Boyd Science Center Laboratory Facilities

The University’s proximity to the lakes, rivers and mountains of New Hampshire gives students access to a unique natural laboratory.  Small class sizes mean a favorable student to faculty ratio, with  faculty focused on undergraduate education.

Resources in the department include:

  • Sophisticated instrumentation
  • Dedicated space for undergraduate research
  • Multimedia technology resources
  • Wireless Internet access
  • Additional instruments which include Dionex Ion Chromatograph and Varian graphite furnace AA in the Center for the Environment.

Instrumentation list for chemistry and biotechnology

  • Oxford Instruments Cryogen-Free Benchtop NMR Analyser-Pulsar
  • Shimadzu MALDI-TOF
  • Dionex HPLC with autosampler and multi-angle light scattering laser
  • Varian Flame AA
  • PerkinElmer FT-IR with ATR
  • Agilent GC-MS
  • Thermal cyclers
  • Polarography
  • Shimadzu UV/VIS
  • Fluorometer
  • 2D electrophoresis
  • Low-pressure chromatography system
  • Digital imaging and analysis software
  • Speed-vac
  • Centrifuge
  • -80 freezer
  • Sonicator

Contact Us

Department of Atmospheric Science & Chemistry

Department Chair:
Susan Swope

Boyd Hall
Phone: 603-535-2325
Email: marsi@plymouth.edu (Marsi Wisniewski, Administrative Assistant)
Fax: 603-535-2723

Mailing Address
17 High Street
MSC #48
Plymouth, NH 03264

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