The Environmental and Energy Sustainability Laboratory focuses on water quality research for improving the sustainability of engineered systems, including energy systems. Capabilities include the chemical analysis of organic compounds, metals, nutrients, and organic matter, as well as the microbiological interactions in aquatic and soil environments.
Major instrumentation includes:
- Dionex ICS-900 Ion Chromatography (IC) system
- Agilent 4100 MP-AES Microwave Plasma Atomic Emission Spectrometer
- Cary UV-Vis 60 Ultraviolet-visible Spectrophotometer
- High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) system