UCL Department of Chemical Engineering


2017 CNIE/Shimadzu Workshop on GC/GCMS

13 September 2017

2017 CNIE Shimadzu Workshop

Date: 20th Oct, 2017
Venue: Mill Court, 
Featherstone Road, Milton Keynes, MK12 5RD

Organisers: Han WU (UCL) and Carmel Ward (Shimadzu)

We are pleased to announce our next CNIE workshop organised by Han Wu (CNIE) and Carmel Ward (Shimadzu) on GC (MS) technique on 20th Oct, 2017.

The GC workshop is designed for CNIE users but open to public. Everyone working on GC (GCMS) is warmly invited to join our popular GC day at Shimadzu head office in Milton Keynes. This workshop provides essential trainings for GC users. It covers theory, experimental techniques, tutorial and troubleshooting. It will provide a platform for CNIE user group and other GC groups to exchange tips and ideas.

Registration is free and compulsory via Eventbrite.

First 10 registrations will receive free return train tickets between London and Milton Keynes. Tea, coffee, buffet lunch and transport between Milton Keynes train station and Shimadzu head office will be provided free of charge to everyone who registered on Eventbrite.


9:30-10:00 Tea and Biscuits

10:00-10:10 Welcome from Shimadzu

10:10-10:30 Welcome from UCL/CNIE (Prof. Marc-Olivier Coppens, HoD, UCL Chem. Eng.)

10:30-11:15 GC Best Practices and Core Principles

11:15-12:00 Practical Workshops

12:00-12:30 GC Detectors Explained

12:30-13:30 Buffet Lunch

13:30-14:30 Basic Principles of Mass Spectroscopy

14:30 -15:30 Headspace and SPME Analysis

15:30-16:15 GC Q&A and troubleshooting

16:15 -16:30 Close and goodie bags

To register to attend this workshop, please visit our Eventbrite page.