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Both undergraduate and graduate students have access to Vanderbilt's state-of-the art laboratory facilities, including world-class mass spectrometry facilities, a powder X-ray diffraction system, a rotating-anode X-ray diffractometer, X-ray photoelectron spectrometers, a secondary-ion mass spectrometer, laser microprobe mass spectrometer, UV-Vis, FT-IR, and Raman spectrometers, an electronic circular-dichroism spectrometer, high-resolution continuous wave and ultrafast laser spectrometers, a fluorimeter, an oligonucleotide synthesizer, an atomic-force microscope, polarimeters, a surface area and porosity analyzer, and a high-resolution thermal gravimetric analyzer.

Instrument Laboratory

X-Ray Diffraction Laboratory