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Water Quality Lab (IEE)

Overview of Services

Water Quality Laboratory (~1550ft2) is equipped with a full range of analytical instruments for inorganic water testing.  

The major instrumentation includes: Dionex ICS3000 ion chromatograph, SEAL AQ2 Discrete analyzer for ammonia, silica and phosphorus, Perkin Elmer AAnalyst800 spectrophotometer for metals, Milestone DMA80 mercury analyzer, TOC-VCPH/TNM1 Carbon/ Nitrogen analyzer, Radiometer Tirburette titrator, Mettler DL15 titrator, Picarro L2130i water isotope analyzer, YSI 3200 conductivity, and Beckman 360 pH.  

Sample filtration, preparation benchtop space and storage available.

Leadership

Karol Confer | Lab Manager

Location and hours of operation

Hours   Location
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm       
  138 Land & Water Research Bldg.
  University Park, PA 16802


Links and Resources

  1. Water Quality Laboratory

Contacts

Name Role Phone Email Location
Karol Confer
Lab Manager
 
814-863-0158
 
kec1@psu.edu
 
Land & Water Research Bldg.