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Our state of the art research facilities and equipment enable research in all branches of core and interdisciplinary chemistry.

From the latest analytical techniques to expert scientific workshop capabilities, these facilities underpin our teaching and research activities.

Mass spectrometry and chromatography

Our newly refurbished mass spectrometry suite provides a wide range of analysis across a spectrum of chemical disciplines.

Nuclear magnetic resonance

We are developing new chemical analysis techniques to discover revolutionary insights into chemical processes.

Electron paramagnetic resonance

Our cutting-edge techniques are developing high pressure and high temperature methods to tackle a full range of challenges.

X-ray diffraction

We have a variety of single and powder X-ray diffractometers capable of tackling the most challenging of problems.

General spectroscopy and solid-state characterisation

Our spectroscopic techniques and expert knowledge enables high quality chemical analysis.

High-performance computing

We have access to excellent high-performance computing facilities for theoretical chemistry studies.

Technical workshops

Our workshops contain the machinery and expert staff required to design, repair and fabricate specialist equipment.

XPS surface analysis facility

X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (XPS) analysis

Our spectrometer combines next generation technologies to provide quantitative, real time parallel imaging with the highest resolution spectroscopy in all analysis areas.