Instrumentation

The Mass Spectrometry Facility is comprised of the following instruments: (click on the instrument name to find out more)

Orbitrap Elite (LC-Orbitrap)
Thermo Scientific




Orbitrap Elite
UHPLC-MS (Dionex RS3000 LC system).
Electrospray (ESI), Nanospray and APCI Ionisation.
Ultrahigh resolution and accurate mass.
Fragmentation by CID, HCD, ETD. MS/MS and MSn.
QExactive (GC-Orbitrap)
Thermo Scientific

QExactive GC-MS
GC-MS (Trace 1310 GC system).
Electron Ionisation (EI) and Chemical Ionisation (CI).
Ultrahigh resolution and accurate mass.
Solids and liquids probe inlets for noth EI and CI.
Synapt G2S (IMS-Q-TOF)
Waters

Synapt G2S
Ion Mobility Mass Spectrometer.
Nanospray ionisation (Advion Nanomate).
High-resolution and accurate-mass.
UPLC-MS, MS/MS and MSE.
ultrafleXtreme 2 (TOF-TOF)
Bruker

Ultraflex extreme
MALDI ionisation.
High-resolution and accurate-mass
MS/MS (proteomics).
microOTOF II (TOF)
Bruker

Microtof 2
Time-of-flight (TOF) mass spectrometer.
Electrospray (ESI) ionisation.
High-resolution and accurate-mass.
Automated sample analysis via robot sample and solvent system (Agilent 1050).
Esquire 6000 (Ion Trap)
Bruker

Esquire 6000
Quadrupole Ion Trap mass spectrometer.
Electrospray (ESI) ionisation.
HPLC-MS, MS/MS and MSn.

Please feel free to visit the lab (W404) to see and learn more about the instruments.