The mission of the School of Biological and Chemical Sciences Core Facility at the University of Galway is to provide academia and industry with a state-of-the-art self-sustaining analytical teaching and research facility which will be open to industrial users. This facility is supported by 5 technical staff (part-time) and an academic advisor.

The team are available for queries and bookings:


  • JEOL NMR ECZ-S 400 Spectrometer, Autotune™ Royal™ 5mm RT Probe
  • Agilent VNMRS 500MHz, OneNMR Probe, HCN Probe
  • Agilent DD2 NMR 600MHz, 1H(13C/15N) 5mm 13C Enh Cold Probe, HCN Probe


  • Agilent 1200 series UHPLC with an Agilent 6540 APCI HRMS QToF
  • Agilent 1200 series UHPLC with an Agilent 6530 APCI HRMS QToF and DAD
  • Agilent 7890A GC with 5975L inert XL EI/CI MSD


  • XCalibur S Single Crystal X-Ray Diffractometer, Enhanced Mo source (3 kW), 50kV, 40 mA, 2 kW (max. output), Sapphire 2 CCDC Detector