PINMRF and Website News
February 19, 2013: Our NMR rates have been revised. To be consistent with the new rate structure we have changed our old "Departments" web page to Cancer Center to acknowledge the support that the Cancer Center provides for our Facility.
January 30, 2013: Memo - The Varian Mercury-Plus 300 spectrometer located in WTHR 369 is now installed and ready for use. Please read the memo for user procedures related to this.
December 7, 2012: Memo - AV-800 field has been reset. Please read the memo for user procedures related to this.
November 21, 2012 Memo - The Inova-300-2 located in BRWN 4100 is no longer in service. We are working on installing a Varian Mercury-Plus 300 in WTHR 369 as a replacement.
October 28, 2012 Memo - Changes in NMR TA Staff. Jason Thornton and Angela Wolf have left the PINMRF staff, and Chad Keyes has joined.
September 17, 2012: Memo - The TopSpin software on the AV800 has been updated.
June 30, 2012: Memo - Kristian Skjervold is relocating and leaving his position with PINMRF.
June 11, 2012: The Bruker TopSpin training guides have been updated to reflect the fact that the cryoprobe is no longer in service. At this point both Bruker DRX500 spectrometers are considered the same from the training and access standpoint. The training page and the links therein have been updated. The PINMRF Overview Document also has been revised.
March 19, 2012: Memo - The cryoprobe on the DRX500-1 is down indefinitely. The TBI probe is installed in its place.
November 8, 2011: Memo - NMR samples in the mini-refrigerator in WTHR 367.
November 3, 2011: Memo - ARX300 QNP Probe Reinstalled.
October 3, 2011: Memo - ARX300 Probe Change - QNP to BBI.
August 26, 2011: Memo - AV-800 Login Changes.
August 23, 2011: Major updates have been made to our Bruker training materials. There are now two separate sets of Bruker training guides, one set for TopSpin and one set for XWinNMR. New TopSpin guides have been written and all other Bruker guides have been updated. The training page and the links therein have all been updated, including the training request form. The PINMRF Overview Document also has been revised, with significant changes to the section covering spectrometer-operator training.
May 19, 2011: Memo - The ARX300 disk drive is almost full.
April 4, 2011: Memo - Review of the Bruker ARX-300 Operating Procedures.
April 4, 2011: Memo - Review of the Bruker ARX-300 Usage Guidelines.
January 26, 2011: Memo - Paul Roberts is retiring from PINMRF.
December 20, 2010: Memo - Reminder of the PINMRF policies.
December 20, 2010: Memo - Bruker DRX500-1 cryoprobe tuning.
September 8, 2010: Memo - Changes in NMR TA Staff. Jason Thornton and Angela Wolf replace Carl Murphy and Sofiya Yashchuk.
September 2, 2010: Memo - Bruker DRX500-2 TopSpin Upgrade and Login Changes.
August 26, 2010: Memo - Dr. Huaping Mo will be on a reduced-time appointment for the duration of the next two fiscal years.
June 11, 2010: Revised the Bruker TopSpin Training Guide - see the training page.
May 11, 2010: Memo - Bruker DRX500-1 TopSpin Upgrade and Login Changes.
April 29, 2010: Our NMR rates have been revised.
April 22, 2010: Memo - Reminder of the ARX400 operating procedures.
March 30, 2010: The DRX500-1 cryoprobe is back in service.
March 4, 2010: Memo - Due to the upcoming power outages in WTHR, the DRX500-1 cryoprobe will be out of service beginning Friday, March 12.
January 13, 2010: Memo - Change in NMR TA Staff. Yi Xue completed his Ph.D. in December and accepted a post-doctoral position in the Department. Thanks to Yi for his years of service in the Facility! Tairan Yuwen from the Skrynnikov group will be replacing Yi as an NMR TA.
October 14, 2009: Memo - A recently-discovered issue with the 1H sensitivity on the ARX400 has been fixed.
August 19, 2009: Memo - Jason Thornton from the Raftery group has joined the NMR TA staff.
July 15, 2009: Revised the Varian Training Guide for Advanced 1D and Standard 2D Experiments and the Data Transfer Guide - see the training page.
July 8, 2009: Memo - Bruker Instruments recently announced a new student version of their TopSpin software.
May 20, 2009: Revised the Bruker 1D and Quickguide training documents - see the training page.
May 12, 2009: Memo - NMR Reference Book Library.
February 5, 2009: Memo - Varian Inova-300 Operating Procedures.
January 29, 2009: Memo - Do NOT dry NMR tubes in an oven!
December 8, 2008: Memo - Effective March 1, 2009, IconNMR will no longer be available on the Bruker ARX-300.
December 1, 2008: Memo - Review of Bruker ARX-300 Usage Guidelines.
October 17, 2008: Revised the Varian Training Guide for Advanced 1D and Standard 2D Experiments - see the training page.
September 24, 2008: Memo - Change in NMR TA Staff. Ian Henry recently completed his Ph.D. and will be moving on to P&G. A big thanks to Ian for his excellent service in the Facility! Sofiya Yashchuk from the Ghosh group will be replacing Ian as an NMR TA.
September 12, 2008: Memo - Varian Inova300-2 is back in service.
April 24, 2008: Our NMR rates have been updated.
March 31, 2008: Memo - NMR Facility graduate staff position available Summer 2008.
February 7, 2008: Memo - TopSpin 2.1 installed on the AV800, and a new offline workstation, Freedom, is set up in WTHR 369 with TopSpin 2.1 for off-line data processing.
November 26, 2007: Memo - Our new Bruker Avance-III-800 is now open for business. Take a look at the AV-800 page. Also, there is a new TopSpin training guide posted along with updates to many other documents - see the training page.
November 16, 2007: New instructions posted for data transfers between NMR spectrometers (both platforms) and PC's - see the training page.
August 24, 2007: Our Bruker Avance-800 arrived today!
August 7, 2007: Memo - Varian Inova600 back in service and issues regarding room LB124 and the Bruker Avance-800 installation.
August 1, 2007: Memo - Reminder of procedures to following regarding reporting of spectrometer problems.
July 27, 2007: Memo - Haipeng Liu has finished his studies at Purdue. Thanks to Haipeng for his years of service to the Facility!
May 29, 2007: Memo - Varian Mercury-200 spectrometer decommissioned.
March 21, 2007: We have submitted an order for a new 800 MHz NMR spectrometer. Some details are on the main page.
December 1, 2006: Memo - Updates to the training procedures and the online reservation rules.
November 30, 2006: New Varian training guides posted and other updates - see the training page.
November 10, 2006: New Bruker training supplement for Advanced 1D NMR posted - see the training page.
September 14, 2006: Memo - Varian operating procedures and new PINMRF website.
September 13, 2006: New website goes live.
August 29, 2006: New Varian training materials posted - see the training page.
July 20, 2006: New Bruker training materials posted - see the training page.
July 10, 2006: Memo - Bruker ARX-400 in WTHR 369 is now available for use.
January 23, 2006: Memo - Cryoprobe on the Bruker DRX-500-1 (WTHR 367) is now back in service.