Synthetic Organic Chemistry Research Lab

Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario
What the facility does

Synthetic organic chemistry

Areas of expertise

The Synthetic Organic Chemistry Research Lab synthesizes natural and unnatural products, develops reaction methodology, chemically modifies biological molecules, and performs isotopic labelling. 

Research services

Custom synthesis of organic compounds, isotopic labelling, chemical modification of natural and unnatural molecules, including biological molecules.

Sectors of application
  • Agriculture, animal science and food
  • Chemical industries
  • Life sciences, pharmaceuticals and medical equipment



Microwave reactor

Rapid heating of chemical reactions


Conduct reactions at low (down to –80 °C) temperatures for extended periods