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The Hub

The Applied Science Hub, where Concordia's scientists, engineers and entrepreneurs innovate to accelerate next-generation research.

The Lab

Our lab, equipped with six spaceous 6-foot fumehoods and instrumentation listed below.

Student Offices

Student offices and amenities include a quiet space to work, with kitchenette including fridge, microwaves, coffee machine, etc.


Powder X-Ray Diffraction (PXRD)

Coming soon!

Micromeritics Tristar II Plus

Fully automated surface area and porosity analyzer that delivers a rapid high throughput analysis with high accuracy.

Micromeritics Smart VacPrep

Gas Adsorption Sample Preparation Device. Advanced six-port system that utilizes vacuum to prepare samples by heating and evacuation.

Vacuum Desiccators

Two Bel-Art™ SP Scienceware™ Lab Companion Round Style Vacuum Desiccators

Critical Point Dryer


Gravity Convection Ovens

Six 65-L VWR gravity convection ovens with a temperature range of 50-250°C.

Vacuum Oven

Fisherbrand™ Isotemp™ Model 281A Vacuum Oven

Temperature Programmable Oven

Carbolite PN 60 Natural Convection Oven with Touch Screen Controller


Eppendorf Microcentrifuge 5430

Compound Microscopy

Laxco™ LMC-2000 Compound Microscope System with magnification of 4X, 10X, 40X, and 100X (oil).

Analytical Balances

Sartorius Entris and Quintix Analytical Balances

Schlenk Line