Name Optical Biosensing Laboratory
Department Biomedical Engineering
Room # 143 Building WERC
Director Cote’, Gerald cote@tamu.edu
Manager N/A N/A
Website http://biomed.tamu.edu/obsl/ Phone # 979.845.4196
Purpose

This laboratory supports research into the design and fabrication of optical diagnostic, therapeutic and sensing systems.  The laboratory maintains electronic fabrication systems, and computers for design and communications.  It also serves as a work area and display for senior design and graduate student projects in biomedical optics.

Equipment

·1 Polarimetric Glucose Sensor

·2 Fluorescence for Analyte Detection

·3 Incubator

·4 FT-IR Spectrometer

·5 Raman Spectroscopy

·6 Microdialysis Probe

·7 NMR Spectroscopy

·8 Optical Spectroscopy

·9 Monochromator

·10 Spectrograph Camera

·11 Camera Controller

·12 Mattson Galaxy 5100 Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy

·13 Stokes Vector-Mueller Matrix

·14 Photographic Microscope

Utilization/ Percentage Biomedical Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Veterinary College

94%

5%

1%

Needs

·1 Staff Funding

·2 Facility Maintenance Support

 

In Vitro In Vivo Incubator

 

Mattson Galaxy 5100 Spectrometer