Advanced Instrumentation Workshop Poster

Do you want hands-on experience with advanced chemical instrumentation?
Consider attending the Eighth Annual

Friday, October 2, & Saturday, October 3, 2015

Featuring 'hands-on' experiences with:

  • "Laser based spectroscopic studies in a custon-built time of flight mass spectrometer"
  • "GC/MS Analysis of Contaminants in Extreme Rare Samples: Bowhead Whale Blubber"
  • "Advanced NMR: High Resolution, Multinuclear, and Two-Dimensional"
  • "Small Molecule X-ray Crystallography"
  • "Fluorescene Spectroscopy and Dye Sensitized Solar Cells"
  • "Biochemical Chromatography/Confocal Microscopy"
  • "Probing protein structure with Mass Spectrometry and H/D Exchange"

The workshop is designed for Senior chemistry/biochemistry majors and their advisors, though exceptional Juniors will be considered. The training will consist primarily of three 3-hour small group hands-on intensive sessions (see tentative schedule). Overnight accommodations and meals will be provided. All applications should be received by September 14th. For more information, contact Barbara Rauls, Workshop Coordinator, at (254) 710-4926 or [email protected]

Financial support generously provided by:

The Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry - Dr. Patrick J Farmer, Chair
The Office of the Dean, Graduate School - Dr. Larry Lyon and Dr. Denny Kramer
The Office of the Dean, College of Arts & Sciences - Dean Lee Nordt
The Office of the Director, Baylor Sciences Building - Dr. Craig J Moehnke
The Office of the Vice Provost for Research - Dr. Truell Hyde
The National Science Foundation - CHE-0420802 and CHE-0321214

Fall 2014

Advanced Instrumentation Workshop Participants

45 Applicants
39 Student Participants (16 female)
10 Faculty Participants
13 schools
Austin College
Cameron University
Houston Baptist University
Howard Payne University
Oklahoma Baptist University
Schreiner University
Southwestern University
St. Edward's University
St. Mary’s University
Texas A&M University-Commerce
University of Dallas
University of Houston-Downtown
University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

Fall 2013

Advanced Instrumentation Workshop was held in conjunction with the 2013 Southwest Regional Meeting (SWRM)

Fall 2012

Advanced Instrumentation Workshop Participants

36 Student Participants
10 Faculty Participants
Cameron University
East Texas Baptist University
Hope College
Houston Baptist University
Howard Payne University
Huston-Tillotson University
Jarvis Christian College
Schreiner University
St. Edward's University
TAMU Commerce
TAMU Kingsville
Texas Lutheran University
Texas Southern University
University of Houston-Downtown
University of Mary Hardin-Baylor
University of Texas at Tyler

Fall 2011

Advanced Instrumentation Workshop Participants

32 Student Participants
12 Faculty Participants
Cameron University
Houston Baptist University
Howard Payne University
Lubbock Christian University
McMurry University
Midwestern State University
St. Edwards University
Texas A&M University-Commerce
University of Mary Hardin Baylor
University of Texas at El Paso
University of Texas at San Antonio
University of Texas at Tyler
University of Incarnate Word
University of The Ozarks

Fall 2010

Advanced Instrumentation Workshop Participants

26 Student Participants
7 Faculty Participants
Austin College
Houston Baptist University
Howard Payne University
Jarvis Christian College
Schreiner University
Southern Nazarene University
St. Edwards University
Sul Ross State University
Tarleton State University
Texas A&M University Kingsville
Texas Lutheran University
University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

Fall 2009

Advanced Instrumentation Workshop Participants

28 Student Participants
7 Faculty Participants
McMurry University
Midwestern State University
Prairie View A&M University
St. Edwards University
Stephen F. Austin State University
Texas A&M-Commerce
Texas A&M-Kingsville
Texas Christian University
Howard Payne University
Tarleton State University
University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

Fall 2008

12 Student Participants
4 Faculty Participants
Howard Payne University
St. Edwards University
Texas Lutheran Univesity
Paul Quinn College
Austin College

Spring 2008

Advanced Instrumentation Workshop Participants

18 Student Participants
4 Faculty Participants
University Mary Hardin Baylor
Sul Ross State University
Midwestern State University
McMurray College
Texas Lutheran University
Evergreen State College
Houston Baptist University
Tarleton State University
Jarvis Christian College
Sul Ross State University
Austin College

Spring 2007

Advanced Instrumentation Workshop Participants

12 students
4 faculty mentors
The University of Mary Hardin Baylor
Howard Payne University
McMurry University
Texas Lutheran University