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We and the Crystals

Did you know that most tissues in our body are semicrystalline?
 
Skin SEM image
SEM image of the human skin revealing keratinocytes, cells
with high amount of alpha-keratine, a semicrystalline protein
(from Wang et al, Progr Mat Sci 2016, 76, 229-318).
Learn more in the NANO*4200 course on the crystallinity
and nanostructure of polymers and other materials

 

CHEM*4620

CHEM 4620 programs

CHEM*4620

CHEM 4620 add
Learn a true story of this drug on CHEM*4620 - Solid State Chemistry course

CHEM*7120

CHEM 7120 statistics

The U of Guelph NMR Facility

NMR Instrument
The 800 MHz Bruker NMR spectrometer occupies two levels in the Science Complex.
The magnet along inside the instrument is 186 cm tall and weighs ~1794 kg

Delivering the magnet for the NMR instrument
In 2005, a large opening had to be made in the wall of the Science Complex
to move the magnet inside the building.
Learn in the CHEM*2070 course why the larger the magnet the better

 

CHEM*2070

CHEM 2070 grades

CHEM*2070

CHEM 2070 grades

 

Somewhere Else in the World

The Bihar state in India is notorious for cheating
 
Exam India 2016
Feb 2016, Muzaffarpur: army candidates have to write an entry exam in their underwear

Exam India 2014
Mar 2014, Hajipur. Indians climb the wall to help out students taking exam