Laboratories | Department of Chemistry


Chemistry laboratories are spread across several buildings on campus: Research Laboratories and common Research Infrastructure in R-block Ground and 1st Floors and A-wing 2nd Floor; Teaching Laboratories in B-wing 2nd Floor; and Computational Laboratories in D-wing 1st Floor; .

  • ChemBioTech Lab

    We work at the intersection of Chemistry, Biology and Nanotechnology (ChemBioTech Lab) , we employ scanning probe microscopy and spectroscopy in combination with more traditional biophysics,... read more

  • Precision Premier II Ferroelectric loop –tester

    The Precision Premier II Ferroelectric loop –tester is capable of executing a single pass hysteresis loop in 100μs with no interlacing of the data acquisition. The Premier II uses a 40MHz clock... read more

  • GS Glove box (ALFA-Line)

    GS Glove box (ALFA-Line) is currently located in the Department of Chemistry at Shiv Nadar University. This glove box is equipped with the freezer and cold wall, which allows the users to... read more

  • FTIR Spectrometer

    A Nicolet iS20 FTIR Spectrometer (Thermo Scientific) is used to identify and quantify organic and inorganic compounds. It is also used in structural characterization of proteins. The spectrometer... read more

  • GC-MS

    The Agilent single quadrupole 5977B GC/MSD with 7890B gas chromatograph (GC) system is located in the Catalysis lab (A203). It is a hybrid analytical technique that couples the separation... read more

  • Prep-HPLC

    The Preparative-HPLC (Prep-HPLC,) facility at Shiv Nadar University is equipped at A209 with DAD, universal ELSD detectors and multicomponent thermostat. This can purify each individual sample... read more

  • MALDI Core facility

    Autoflex Max TOF/TOF MALDI Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometer System The Autoflex MALDI-TOF (Matrix Assisted Laser Desorption Ionization- Time of Flight) Core facility provides excellent service... read more

  • Catalysis Lab

    Catalysis lab The primary motivations of catalysis laboratory is to develop new heterogeneous and homogeneous catalyst for C-H and O-H activation using first row transition metals, and hence... read more

  • Potentiometric Titration and GPC Lab

    Metrohm 888 Titrando and pH Meter Model 913 (from INDO-FRENCH Grant IFC/A/5605-1/2016/1139) Metrohm 888 Titrando is advanced automatic titrators have been developed to meet exacting... read more

  • Chemical Biology Laboratory

    Medicinal Chemistry, Bioorganic Chemistry, Coordination Chemistry, Nanomaterials and Chemical Biology. Research in our laboratory is focused on two major areas: chemistry (Organic /... read more

  • Uv-vis lab

    Uv-visible spectroscopy lab Ultraviolet-Visible spectroscopy is a powerful technique for examining the optical properties of materials in liquid state. It is widely used to determine the... read more

  • Photoluminescence Lab

    Photoluminescence Lab This instrument can be used to study photoluminescence property (fluorescence & phosphorescence) of light emitting materials in liquids, films, and solids. Further,... read more

  • Materials Chemistry

    Polymer Chemistry, Nanomaterials and Materials Chemistry Materials Research Laboratory encompasses research on energy conversion and storage, biofouling and drug/gene delivery, and bio- or agro... read more

  • Fast Protein Liquid Chromatography and Cell-Culture

    This laboratory hosts Fast Protein Liquid Chromatography (Model: ÄKTA pure 25L, Make: General Electric (GE), USA). ÄKTA pure is a flexible and intuitive chromatography system for fast... read more

  • DSC and TGA lab

    A Mettler Toledo Thermogravimetric Analyzer (TGA2 SF/1100: RT to 1100ºC) with built in gas controller and fitted with XP1U TGA balance (1gm Ultra Micro Balance, with minimum weight: 0.16 mg) is... read more

  • Protein Crystallization

    Protein Crystallization Laboratory Equipped with vibration free and programmable incubators for protein crystallization.  

  • Chemical and Biological Crystallography

    Chemical and Biological Crystallography Laboratory focuses on the following research areas: Synthesis and physico-chemical characterizations of organic molecules and their detailed... read more

  • Medicinal Chemistry

    Medicinal Chemistry is one of the most active inter-disciplinary areas of chemistry across both academia and pharmaceutical industry. Medicinal chemistry focuses on small organic molecules and... read more

  • Informatics lab

    In addition to Magus, SNU's 64-node (1008 cores) IBM HPC cluster, computational facilities at the Informatics Center include several stand-alone Linux computers that are used for teaching and... read more

  • Single-Crystal X-ray Diffraction

    Sample collection: - Stable sample: In a sealed Eppendorf tube with proper packing Unstable sample: As per the sample history Variety of services and pricing details (... read more

  • Mass spectrometry core

    The Mass Spectrometry Core Facility is supported by Shiv Nadar University, School of Natural sciences as an advanced shared instrument facility for the benefit of SNU and the local research... read more

  • NMR

    The Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) facility at Shiv Nadar University is equipped with 400-MHz magnet (operating field at 9.4 Tesla), a multinuclear broad band probe (one NMR probe) covering NMR... read more