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NMR Spectroscopy

Welcome to the Solution State NMR Facility Website

If you are new here, please read this page and you will find important information and answers to some of the questions you may have.

Current users can find useful updates here.

The NMR instruments are located in A109, A110, A111B and MAS 1.08

For use of Open Access NMR spectrometers, please follow this link

Open Access Instruments (A110, A111B)

If you wish to use the following instruments, you have to apply for a training session run by the NMR staff before access to these instruments will be granted.



Bruker Avance III HD 300 MHz

1H, 13C, 19F, 31P, 11B 1-Dimensional and 2-Dimensional experiments



Bruker Avance III HD 400 MHz

1H, 13C, 19F, 31P 1-Dimensional and 2-Dimensional experiments



Bruker Avance III 400 MHz

1H, 13C, 19F, 31P 1-Dimensional and 2-Dimensional experiments



Bruker Avance NEO 400 MHz

1H, 13C, 19F, 31P 1-Dimensional, 2-Dimensional experiments, kinetics and variable temperature studies

High Field Instruments (A109 and MAS 1.08)

These following instruments are operated by NMR Facility staff and select advance/highly trained users.

You can request service work on a high field instrument, but please consult NMR Facility Staff beforehand.



Bruker Avance III HD 500 MHz Instrument is set up to run majority of 13C experiments


MAS 1.08

Bruker Avance 500 MHz



Instruments are able to run wide range of 1-Dimensional and 2-Dimensional experiments

(including variable temperature, non-standard experiments, unusual nuclei, NOE/GOESY type experiments, triple resonance experiments for proteins etc.)


MAS 1.08

Bruker Avance III 600 MHz


MAS 1.08

Bruker Avance II 700 MHz

Office and Lab Hours
08:00 to 16:30


Dr. Ivan Prokes
NMR Facility Manager and Assistant Professor (Research Focussed)
Room: A108
Telephone: 024 7615 1766
Mobile: 07920 531123
E-mail: I.Prokes(

Mr Robert Perry
Senior NMR Spectroscopy Technician
Room: A112
Telephone: 024 7652 2183
E-mail: R.Perry.1(

Useful Links

NMR usage regulationsLink opens in a new window

Updated version of NMR usage regulations - Best practiceLink opens in a new window