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Mass Spectrometry Facility

Facility Location

Mass Spectrometry Facility,
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry,
Building 091, room 0511,

University of Maryland,
College Park, MD 20742

Brief Mission

The Mass Spectrometry Facility supports basic research efforts throughout the University of Maryland. The facility offers training for independent operation of instruments as well as sample analysis by facility personnel. The facility’s services are also open to external academic institutions and industry.

Hours of Operation

Monday to Friday
8 AM to 5 PM

Services and Technologies Offered

Mass spectrometric analysis of gaseous, liquid and solid samples. 

The following methods/services are available in the facility:

  • GC-EI/CI
  • FAB-direct probe
  • DART(direct analysis in real time)

Equipment Available

  • GC-MS:  Agilent 6890N coupled with JEOL MStation
  • HPLC-ESI-MS:  Bruker Maxis-II Q-TOF coupled with Waters Acquity I-Class+ LC system               JEOL AccuTOF coupled with Agilent 1100 HPLC system
  • Bruker Autoflex MALDI-TOF


Users User Operated Staff Operated Duration
UMD – Chemistry $20/hr $60/hr (1 hour minimum)
UMD – Others $30/hr $90/hr (1 hour minimum)
External Users N/A $120/sample


Yue Li
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry,
University of Maryland,
College Park, MD 20742
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 301-405-1871

Facility URL

Mass Spectrometry Facility

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