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The Jackson Group
Department of Forensic and Investigative Science

Facilities

Instrumentation


Home Built Tandem Loeb-Eiber/Quadrupole Mass Filter in Custom (Ardara) Vacuum Chamber

Our new vacuum chamber from Ardara has tandem Loeb-Eiber/Quadrupole mass filter geometry. It currently operates with a glow discharge ion source and Loeb-Eiber mass filter at ~1 Torr.

arada

Machinery

Thermo Scientific Velos Pro Linear Ion Trap Mass Spectrometer with ETD

Our linear ion trap is currently modified for Charge Transfer Dissociation (CTD) reactions.

spectrometer

computers

Bruker amaZon Ion Trap Mass Spectrometer with ETD

The 3D ion trap is currently being modified for metastable atom-activated dissociation ( MAD ) and ion-ion reactions.

 ion mass spect

tubing

Thermo Finnigan Delta V with Dionex ICS 5000, Isolink and Flash EA

Magnetic sector instrument is capable of bulk 13C, 15N and 34S (simultaneously) through the Flash EA, Bulk 13C from aqueous injections and compound-specific 13C via the Dionex ion exchange/HPLC system and isolink interface. Instrument is currently being used for amino acids in human hair and insects.

flash ea

machines

working

Thermo TSQ Quantum Mass Spectrometer

Typically operated with a DART ion source for cannabinoids or explosives.

thermo tsq

Ancillary Equipment

Thermo Vacuum Oven

oven


MiVac Freeze Dryer
dryer


pH microelectrode
microelectrode