Cutting edge research often requires the design and fabrication of customized glassware and specialized instrumentation. Experienced, expert staff are available to assist all departmental researchers. In-house IT staff are also available to provide support for computer hardware, software, network connectivity and other related issues.
The electronics shop coordinates the electronics design, construction, and repairs of major instrumentation. Fuses, wire, switches and small electronic parts are available. They also have experience with HP printer repairs.
The glass blowing shop handles the fabrication and repair of instructional and research glassware. Stock sizes of glass tubing, rod, ground glass joints, stopcocks, glass-metal seals, etc., are available.
The machine shop handles the fabrication of instructional/research instruments and equipment; also metal bar, screws, tube and pipe fittings and brass and stainless steel are stored here.