Facilities and services 

Our department is home to a number of world-class research laboratories that support pioneering research in a range of scientific fields. Collaborators can access are range of specialist facilities through Sheffield Analytical and Scientific Services.

Sheffield Analytical and Scientific Services

Our experts can offer an extensive range of state-of-the-art analytical instruments, scientific services and expert consultancy to clients worldwide.

  • Chromatography
  • Elemental microanalysis
  • Glassblowing
  • NMR spectroscopy
  • Polarimetry and circular dichroism
  • Reaction services
  • Spectroscopy
  • Thermal analysis
  • X-ray crystallagrophy

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Lord Porter Ultrafast Laser Spectroscopy Laboratory

Scientists behind this facility are interested in all aspects of light-matter interaction in condensed phase, and support a variety of projects.

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Laser lab

Sheffield Surface Analysis Centre

The facility provides access to state of the art surface analysis instrumentation for both commercial and academic research.

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