The new 800 MHz NEO spectrometer console has been installed and is running with the 5mm TXI probe until the 5mm TCI cryoprobe is delivered (now expected Autumn 2018). A 1.7mm TCI cryoprobe to follow later in 2018. Free access to UK users!
The Wellcome Trust has funded 5 years of free access to the 800 and 900 MHz spectrometers for UK-based users involved in biomedical research from 2018. The award includes a welcome 800 upgrade. Please email Dr Sara Whittaker for access.
Prof Anthony Watts (University of Oxford) gave his 2015 RSC Prize seminar entitled "Pushing the Limits with biological Solid State NMR - biomembranes as an example" in the School of Chemistry on Tue 12 Jan 2016.
From September 2015, HWB-NMR houses two new Bruker 600 Avance-IVDr (in-vitro diagnostic research) systems as part of the Phenome Centre - Birmingham metabolomics initiative. Contact Prof Mark Viant (Director of Phenome Centre - Birmingham) for more information.
After 12 years as Executive Director at HWB-NMR, Prof Michael Overduin left the University of Birmingham on 1 Aug 2015 to take up his position as Executive Director at NANUC, University of Alberta, Canada.
The Spring NMR-DG meeting on "Diffusion NMR" took place in the School of Chemistry, University of Birmingham on Tue 31 Mar 2015. Speakers included Chris Waudby, Iain Day, Carmine D'Agostino, Peter Griffiths & Gareth Morris.
Take advantage of free access to our Bruker 900 MHz NMR spectrometer and 600 MHz TXO cryoprobe for 13C direct detection! Please email Dr Sara Whittaker.
The HWB-NMR 10-year anniversary user meeting took place on Fri 7 Nov 2014. Our thanks to the speakers for their enjoyable talks! Click here for the programme.