NMR: Nuclear Magnetic Resonance

DCIF NMR - Nuclear Magnetic Resonance - Spectrometers

NMR-Related Books and Tutorials


 

Useful NMR Related Tables and Calculators


Facility NMR Spectrometers

Instrument Comparison Chart
Useful VNMR Commands and Parameters

 

600: Bruker AVANCE-600 NMR SPECTROMETER with a Magnex Scientific superconducting actively-shielded magnet - A 600 MHz NMR spectrometer with four RF channels (2 channels include Wave Form Generation).

Software: TopSpin 1.3

Available Probes:

  • 5mm 1H{13C,15N} TXI cryo-probe. (standard installation)
  • 5mm 1H{15N-31P} Variable Temperature (VT) and Pulsed Field Gradients (PFG) indirect detection.
  • 5mm 1H{13C,15N} VT-PFG Triple Resonance Probe.
  • Visit the Bruker NMR Accessories page here.

500:VARIAN Inova-500 NMR SPECTROMETER with an Oxford Instruments Ltd. superconducting magnet - A 500 MHz NMR spectrometer with three RF channels (2 with Wave Form Generation).

Software: VNMR 6.1c.

Can observe all standard nuclei (1H,19F, 13C, 31P).

Please contact DCIF staff with questions about exotic nuclei.

-Best option for 1H!

Available Probes:

  • 5mm 1H{15N-31P} Variable Temperature (VT) and Pulsed Field Gradients (PFG) indirect detection. (standard installation)
  • 5mm 1H{13C,15N} VT-PFG Triple Resonance Probe.
  • 4mm VT nano-probe 1H{15N-31P} with PFG.
  • Nano-probe installation instructions are here.

501: A second VARIAN Inova-500 NMR SPECTROMETER with an Oxford Instruments Ltd. superconducting magnet - A 500 MHz NMR spectrometer with dual broadband RF (1 with Wave Form Generation).

Software: VNMR 6.1c.

Can observe all standard nuclei (1H,19F, 13C, 31P).

Please contact DCIF staff with questions about exotic nuclei.

-Best option for 13C!

Available Probes:

5mm VT switchable PFG probe.


4mm VT nano-probe 1H{15N-31P} with PFG. 


Nano-probe installation instructions are here.


5mm broadband (50-202 MHz), CP/MAS 13C-31P{1H} solids probe.

502: A third VARIAN Inova-500 NMR SPECTROMETER with an Oxford Instruments Ltd. superconducting actively-shielded magnet - A 500 MHz NMR spectrometer with quad broadband RF (4 with Wave Form Generation).

Software: VNMR 6.1c.


-Best option for 1H!

400:A Bruker AVANCE-400 NMR SPECTROMETER with a Magnex Scientific superconducting magnet - A 400 MHz NMR spectrometer, variable temperature accessories.

Software: TopSpin 3.1

Available Probes:

*NEW* Auto-tunable, auto-shimmable probe.


Good for all common nuclei (1H,19F, 13C, 31P).

Please contact DCIF staff with questions about exotic nuclei.

Visit the Bruker Accessories page here.


401:  A Bruker AVANCE III -400 NMR Spectrometer with a SpectroSpin superconducting magnet - A 400 MHz NMR spectrometer.

Software: TopSpin 3.1.


Available Probes:

*NEW* Auto-tunable, auto-shimmable probe.

Good for all common nuclei (1H,19F, 13C, 31P).

Please contact DCIF staff with questions about exotic nuclei.

Visit the Bruker Accessories page here.


300: A VARIAN Mercury 300 NMR SPECTROMETER with an Oxford Instruments Ltd. superconducting magnet - A 300 MHz NMR spectrometer.

Software: VNMR 6.1c.

Available Probe:

5 mm PFG `quad` or Autoswitchable probe observes only 1H/19F/13C/31P.

The Varian probes page is here.

NMR Data Processing: 

  • 5 computers are available for off-line data processing. 2 other computers are for making reservations.
  • All computers are equipped with CDRW and USB connections for data archiving.
  • During "Walk-On Time" researchers are encouraged to process their data off-line.