Department of Chemistry

Facilities and Instrumentation


  • Analytical/Physical Chemistry lab, Science 352, 24 students and adjacent faculty offices
  • Biochemistry lab, Science 366, 24 students, adjacent faculty office
  •  Organic Chemistry lab, Science 363, 18 students, adjacent stockroom and instrumentation room
  • The newly renovated, state of the art, General Chemistry laboratory (CHY 114 and 116) is equipped with GC, AA, lab-tops and Vernier probes. Science 392, 24 students with adjacent faculty offices, prep room and community space


The following instruments are located in the Chemistry Department, Portland Campus. Click on the link for online instructions.

Other instruments available at USM

  • ICP (ESP, Gorham)

Instruments available at other Maine Institutions



last update 13 Jul 09

USM Chemistry Club

The USM Chemistry Club is an ACS Student Chapter that works to educate and entertain students in K-12 about the principles of chemistry through engaging demonstrations.

In addition to performing demonstrations, the USM Chemistry Club presents chemistry research from a variety of fields at the annual national ACS conference.

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