Laukien-Purcell Instrumentation Center Magnetic Resonance Lab

Our MR Facility contains 11 spectrometers, including 7 NMR, 1 EPR, 1 MS, 1 IR, and 1 MPMS:

  • Agilent DD2 600/(DD2-600)
  • Varian Unity/Inova500 (I500)
  • Varian Unity/Inova500B (I500B)
  • Varian Unity/Inova500C (I500C)
  • Varian Mercury400 (M400)
  • Varian Mercury400B (M400B)
  • JEOL ECZ400S (J400)
  • Bruker ElexSys E500 EPR (E500)
  • Bruker microTOFII ESI LCMS
  • Bruker ALPHA FT-IR
  • Quantum Design MPMS 7AC

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Facility Access & Policies

All researchers affiliated with Harvard University must receive training from our NMR staff before being able to use our spectrometers. Contact Dongtao Cui ( to schedule your training (expect a response within one week).

Once trained, users will receive a code to reserve machine times and to log on/off instruments. You can reserve a machine at the facility's reservation terminal or on the reservation website. All users should adhere to our NMR Reservation Policy.
Instruction Manuals
These manuals are for assisting trainings on the use of our in-house spectrometers only. They are not intended to replace manufacturers' original manuals, nor for operating the spectrometers in other institutes. We are not responsible for any damages to your instruments or problems that occur when using these manuals.


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Magnetic Resonance Lab Staff

Mailing Address

Magnetic Resonance Facility
Laukien-Purcell Instrumentation Center
Naito Laboratory, Room B05
12 Oxford Street
Cambridge, MA 02138