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Weld Hill Field Lab

Sue-Arnold: Suzanne Gerttula, research assistant with Andrew Groover, sits on a transport cart with equipment including pole pruners and liquid nitrogen to study a sweetgum (Liquidambar styraciflua) tree. Andrew Groover

The field lab at Weld Hill is well equipped for where ever the experiments take you, whether out in the collections or in the labs. Registered users of the facilities may login to Booked to reserve equipment.


PP systems CIRAS-2

Portable Photosynthesis System with Chlorophyll Fluorescence Module and PLC6 leaf cuvette


Walz Mini-PAM II

Portable PAM Chlorophyll fluorometer to measure photosynthesis yield


AtLeaf+

Portable chlorophyll meter


Shel Lab Forced Air Oven

Drying oven with forced air. Temperature range from ambient to 260°C


Binder Oven

Drying and heating oven with natural convection. Temperature range is 5C above room temperature to 300C


Chiller

Circulating Chiller

Circulating water bath with a temperature range of -25C to 100C


Field Tools

Various tools for field work including pole pruners, pole saws, loppers, a garden cart, orchard ladders and a golf cart


Digital Micrometer


Shimpo Digital Force Gauge


Field Microscope

Battery powered, compound microscope for field work


Eppendorf 5414D Centrifuge