Laboratory for Chemical Synthesis and Characterization

University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
What the facility does

Chemical synthesis and characterization

Areas 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. 

Research services

Nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy, single crystal X-ray diffraction

Sectors of application
  • Chemical industries
  • Clean technology
  • Energy
  • Environmental technologies and related services
  • Manufacturing and processing
Specialized labEquipmentFunction
X-ray Diffraction LaboratoryX-ray diffractometerSingle crystal XRD function
NMR LaboratoryNMR spectrometerChemical characterization
 Synthetic laboratoryChemical preparation
  • Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC)
  • Digital Specialty Chemicals Limited
  • Pfizer
  • NOVA Chemicals Corporation