Chemical Engineering Instrumentation Core (CHiC)

Overview of Services

The Chemical Engineering Instrumentation Core (CHiC) is a core facility in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at Case Western Reserve University (CWRU). The overall mission of ChiC is to support research projects within and outside of CWRU that require the use of analytical instrumentation and services. Instrumentation in the facility includes FT-IR, GC,  UV-Vis, Raman Microscopy, TGA among others. Access to tools such as a Zetasizer, Inverted Microfluidic Imaging Platform and an Optical Coherence Tomography Imaging System is also available.

Training will be offered for operation and analysis as needed.  Please contact Evan Guarr for training inquiries.  For iLab account and administrative inquiries please contact Laurie Dudik

Location and hours of operation

Hours Location

9AM - 5PM
Monday - Friday

AW Smith 103/Bingham B27
2102 & 2104 Adelbert Rd.
Cleveland, OH 44106



Name Role Phone Email Location
Laurie Dudik
Bingham 125A
Harihara Baskaran
Core Director
AW Smith 142B
Evan Guarr
AW Smith 103