Green Chemistry and Catalysis Group

Research Facility

Green Chemistry and Catalysis Group
Memorial University
St. John's
Newfoundland and Labrador (NL)

The Green Chemistry and Catalysis Group consists of the labs of Drs. Chris Kozak and Fran Kerton. The group houses and manages several items of equipment as well as synthetic facilites such as glove boxes.

  • Chemistry and Biochemistry
  • Chemical Industries
  • Clean Technology

Research Facility

Chris Kozak
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Professor
Fran Kerton
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Professor

Industry Liaison Officer

Matt Grimes
7098643048
Technology Commercialization Officer

Equipment 5 piece(s)

Microwave Synthesizer
Biotage and Anton Paar
Initiator 8 and Synthos 3000

For microwave assisted synthesis

Small scale (from 0.2 to 20 mL), and larger scale (10 mL to ca. 1L) capacity, high temperature and pressure capability.

 

2009

Gas Chromatography Mass Spectrometery
Agilent
7890GC and 5975C MSD

Analysis of small molecules via gas phase separation

2009

Gel Permeation Chromatography (GPC/SEC)
Agilent/Wyatt
1260 Infinity HPLC, Wyatt RI, Viscometry and Light Scattering

For molecular weight and particle size/shape determination of macromolecules in solution.

Triple detection GPC, organic (THF) mobile phase

2013

ReactIR in situ infrared spectrometer
Mettler-Toledo
iC10

For in situ infrared reaction monitoring

IR spectrometer with two probes: (i) a DiComp insertion (dip) probe with AgX fiber optic; (ii) a SiComp Sentinel probe connected to a Parr Instruments 100 mL pressure vessel for reactions up to 107 bar and 200 deg C.

2013

Powder X-ray Diffractometer
Rigaku
Miniflex

For analysis of crystalline solids via X-ray diffraction

https://www.rigaku.com/en/products/xrd/miniflex

2019

Date submitted: Wed, May 15, 2019 12:51 PM
Date updated: Thu, May 16, 2019 11:00 AM

2019-05-16T11:01:03+00:00
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