On Thursday, September 17th Ken Knott of Virginia Tech lead a panel of NMR facility managers, each of whom have recently installed equipment for helium recovery. The panel discussed their experiences of installation and operation using each of the three vendors, Quantum Design, Quantum Technology and Cryomech as well as[…]
On Thursday, August 27th Professor Roberto Gill of Carnegie Melon University lead a panel of NMR researchers in a first IVAN research-based round-table workshop. The topic is “Anisotropic NMR”, the measurement of reduced couplings (dipolar, CSA and quadrupolar) for small-molecule structure determination. The panel include Gary Martin of Seton Hall[…]
On Thursday August 6th, was the second of our series of round-table workshops about NMR operations. This session address some of the new approaches for user training that have been made necessary by social-distancing requirements. Ryan McKay of the University of Edmonton lead the panel. Geneviève Seabrook of the Princess[…]
On Thursday July 16, 2020 Robin Stein of McGill University and Ken Knott of Virginia Tech lead the first workshop about the use of VnmrJ and Topspin for remote submission to automation. Ken presented his use of a shared Google Spreadsheet and csv2cpq for web submission to VnmrJ and Robin[…]
On Wednesday June 10, 2020 the IVAN NMR group held its 3rd online-Zoom meeting about the COVID-19 pandemic. Ken Knott of Virginia Tech and Dean Olson of University of Illinois Urbana/Champaign led the discussion on Keeping Your Lab Safe During COVID-19.
On Wednesday May 20th the IVAN NMR group hosted it’s second online-ZoomTM meeting for discussion of NMR operations during the global COVID pandemic. The focus of the meeting was the ongoing planning to reopen that is taking place at all of our institutions, whether they are universities, business or government.[…]