Equipment

For more information about instrumentation available at the Universitat de Girona, please refer to the Research and Technical Services (STR).

Glovebox
– Glovebox from MBraun UNIlab with two working positions, connected to a MBraun-SPS-800 Solvent Purification for dispensing ultra-dry solvents (hexane, CH2Cl2, Et2O and THF).
– Glovebox GP-II-P from Jacomex with two working positions.

High-pressure reactors
– Two Berghof high pressure reactors (BR-25) with pressures up to 200 bar and temperatures up to 230ºC. The system is equipped with a gas detector for carbon monoxide (CC-C-30) supplied by PCE Instruments.

 Gas & liquid chromatography
– HPLC: Agilent Technologies 1200 HPLC system  equipped with a G1315D DAD VL detector and coupled to a 6120 series-quadrupole analyzer
– GC-MS: Agilent Technologies 7890A Gas Chromatograph System equipped with Agilent Technologies 5975C MSD (EI, CI)
– GC-FID: Agilent Technologies 7820A Gas Chromatograph System with 16-sample automatic liquid sampler and a flame ionization detector
– GC-TCD: Agilent Technologies 7820A Gas Chromatograph System with thermal conductivity detector
– Flash chromatography: Agilent Technologies 971-FP Flash Purification System

 UV-Vis Spectroscopy
– Cary 60 UV-Vis Agilent Technologies equipped with a cryostat from Unisoku Co.
– Agilent Technologies  8453 UV-Vis (diode array) equipped with a cryostat from Unisoku Co.

Infrared Spectroscopy
– ALPHA FT-IR Spectrometer from Bruker

Mass spectrometry
– Bruker micrOTOF-QII mass spectrometer equipped with a Bruker Cryospray ionization source.

 Electrochemistry
– Electrochemical Workstation CH-600E series

Photoreactor
– Photoreactor with 16 interchangeable lamps. It can work at different wavelenghts. Eye protection glasses were provided by Lasing.