School of Natural and Environmental Sciences

Analytical Services

Analytical Services Unit

Our Services

The Analytical Services Unit provides a valuable service for research and development in both academic and commercial industry.

Alongside commercial customers, the Analytical Services Unit caters for the needs of the School of Chemistry and the SAgE Faculty.

The core techniques we provide are:

Many other laboratory techniques are available on request, simply contact us to discuss your requirements.

FT-IR Analysis

FT-IR Analysis provides structural and functional group information of a compound.

Compounds can sometimes be identified by their characteristic "fingerprint".

A Varian 800 FT-IR spectrometer system produces spectra between 4000cm-1 and 400cm-1 from solid, liquid or oil samples using a pike technologies diamond crystal plate ATR unit.

Your results are sent to you by email or post according to your requirements. Just contact us for further information.

Contact Us

Find out how to contact the Analytical Services Unit.

School of Natural and Environmental Sciences
Bedson Building
Newcastle University
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 7RU

Tel: +44 (0) 191 208 7082
Email: rachael.dack@newcastle.ac.uk