Purchase of Equipment for the Establishment of a Molecular Structure Laboratory


Distinguished Teaching Professor and Chair David Geiger

Department: Chemistry

Funding Source: US Dept of Education

Period of Funding: June 1, 2010 - November 30, 2011

Award Total: $500,000

The funds are being used to purchase a nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectrometer and ancillary equipment, which will be used for molecular structure elucidation. The instrumentation is housed within SUNY Geneseo's Integrated Sciences Center (ISC). The equipment will be used to expand the research and educational efforts of the faculty and students at SUNY Geneseo and will be made available to neighboring educational institutions and business concerns.