Return to Campus Plan for Fall 2020

Messiah University is in session this fall with flexible in-person and remote learning options, health and safety protocols and student care and support.



Our Major Pieces of Instrumentation:

SpectrometryCHEM Elliot Rossomme and spectrometer


  • Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectrometer (JEOL 300 MHz with autosampler)
  • Thermo Evolution 300 UV/VIS Spectrophotometer with Peltier
  • Fourier Transform Infrared Spectrometer (ThermoElectron Avatar)
  • Ultraviolet Visible Spectrometer (Beckman DU 530)
  • Atomic Adsorption Spectrometer (Varian AA240)
  • Fluorescence Spectrometer (Perkin Elmer LS 50B)
  • Gas Chromatograph – Mass Spectrometer (Hewlett Packard 6890/5973)
  • Ultraviolet Visible Spectrometer (Beckman DU 164)
  • Nanodrop 2000 Spectrophotometer


  • Gas Chromatographs (3) Gow Mac
  • Gas Chromatograph (Hewlett Packard 6890)
  • High Performance Liquid Chromatograph with Photodiode Detector (Dionex UltiMate 3000 with autosampler)
  • Ion Chromatograph (Thermo Dionex ICS-2100)

Imaging InstrumentationChem and Biochem Lab 5 Fall 2019

  • Scanning Tunneling Microscopy
  • X-ray Power Diffractometer
  • Atomic Force Microscope

Other Instrumentation/Equipment

  • Parr 1341EB Oxygen Bomb Calorimeter
  • Magnetic Susceptibility Balance (Johnson Matthey)
  • Glove Box (PLAS-LABS 818)
  • Contact Angle Goniometer - (Rame-Hart NRL)
  • Gel Documentation - (BioRad Gel Doc EZ System)


  • Vernier Logger Pro Workstations including Spectro Vis spectrophotometers/fluorometers
  • WebMO, Gaussian and Spartan available on departmental computers
  • 2 Electrochemistry Stations (Pine Instruments)