Laboratory for Chemical Synthesis and Characterization

University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
Area(s) of Expertise

The Laboratory for Chemical Synthesis and Characterization  is focused on the development of new technologies and major fundamental advances in inorganic chemistry that have the potential to influence commercial processes for the production of polymers, materials and specialty chemicals. 

What the facility does

Chemical synthesis and characterization

Research Services

Nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy, single crystal X-ray diffraction

Sectors of Application
  • Chemical industries
  • Clean technology
  • Energy (renewable and fossil)
  • Environmental technologies and related services
  • Manufacturing and processing

Name of specialized lab

Name of equipment

Description of function

X-ray Diffraction Laboratory

X-ray diffractometer

Single crystal XRD function

NMR Laboratory

NMR spectrometer

Chemical characterization

 

Synthetic laboratory

Chemical preparation

  • Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC)
  • LANXESS
  • Digital Specialty Chemicals Limited
  • Pfizer
  • NOVA Chemicals Corporation