Dr. Wang’s laboratory is equipped with the following instruments:

  • SHIMADZU liquid and solid TOC analyzers (TOC-LCSN, SSM-5000A)
  • Coy Anaerobic Chamber, Type A, Vinyl
  • Sartorius™ MA37 Moisture Analyzer
  • Brookfield Engineer Labs LVDV2T VISCOMETER
  • 16-Channel Flow Measuring AER-800 Aerobic/Anaerobic Respirometer System with Temp Control between 5-70 °C 
  • QuantStudio® 3D Digital PCR
  • Eppendorf RealPlex2 96 well Real-Time PCR System
  • Eppendorf Centrifuge 5425
  • NanoDrop One Microvolume UV-Vis Spectrophotometer
  • Thermo Scientific TSX Series High Performance -20°C Manual Defrost Freezer
  • Labconco Purifier Logic+ Class II A2 Biosafety Cabinets
  • Labconco Benchtop FreeZone Legacy 2.5L Freeze-Dry Systems
  • HANNA HI901C Automatic Potentiometric Titrator
  • Thermo Scientific Thermolyne Muffle Furnace
  • 1200°C Compact Split Tube Furnace w/ Vacuum Flanges & 2.36″ Tube, 110V – OTF-1200X-S 
  • BioTek Synergy™ H1M microplate reader with top and bottom fluorescence intensity, UV-visible absorbance and luminescence detection, temperature control to 45ºC and shaking.
  • Nikon Eclipse E200 EPI-Fluorescence Microscope
  • Laser Diffraction Particle Size Analyzer HORIBA LA-950
  • Parr series 4600 1000 mL Non-stirred Pressure Vessel rated for 1900 psi at up to 225 °C
  • Parr series 4700 22 mL Non-stirred Pressure Vessel rated for 1700 PSI at up to 300 °C
  • Agilent 8890 Gas Chromatograph system with an autosampler and a Flame Ionization Detector (FID)
  • HP 5890 Gas Chromatograph with an autosampler and a Flame Ionization Detector (FID)
  • SHIMADZU  Gas Chromatograph-2014 with a Flame Photometric Detector (FPD) and a Thermal Conductivity Detector (TCD)
  • TurboVap® II Concentration Evaporator Workstation
  • Two (2) Multi-Channel auto-sampling Model 305 Astoria-Pacific (A-P) continuous flow chemical analyzers.
  • VWR Accu Sterilizer AS10NR
  • -86°C Ultra-Low Temperature Freezer, Fisher Scientific, Isotemp 13 CF 115V
  • Refrigerated Thermo Scientific Centrifuge Sorvall Legend X1R with F21-48X2 ml and F15 – 8X50 ml carbon fiber rotors and 15 ml conical adapters
  • Refrigerated Thermo Scientific Sorvall Legend XF Centrifuge with a Fiberlite F15-8 x 50cy Fixed-Angle Rotor and a Fiberlite F21-48 x 2 Fixed-Angle Rotor, as well as adapters for 4X1000 ml and 15mL conical tubes 
  • OI Model 1030 Total Carbon Analyzer equipped with autosampler
  • Flash EA Model 112 Soil C-N Analyzer equipped with autosampler
  • Dionex ICS 1000 Ion Chromatograph equipped with autosampler
  • Turner Designs Model 700 Flourometer
  • DR3900 Spectrophotometer with RFID
  • AutoTrace Solid Phase Extraction (SPE) organics concentration device
  • OFITE Capillary Suction Timer
  • Floor-scale anaerobic digesters
  • Column bioreactors
  • Volute Dewatering Press PWTech model ES-501
  • CF016 Cell Assembly, Forward Osmosis, PTFE (CF016P-FO)
  • 2L Jacketed Glass Reactor Reaction Vessel 100w Digital 0-1200r/min Chemical Lab
  • Two (2) EXO3 Sonde with a Wiped Conductivity/Temperature Sensor, a Turbidity Sensor, a Optical DO Sensor, and a NitraLED UV Nitrate Sensor
  • AmmoLyt Plus Ammonium probe complete w/Reference Electrode and System 282 IQ SensorNet Controller
  • Cambi  5L Thermal Hydrolysis Pretreatment (THP) System

Cambi  Thermal Hydrolysis Pretreatment System

Liquid and solid TOC analyzers

Coy Anaerobic Chamber

QuantStudio® 3D Digital PCR

Microplate Reader

Particle Size Analyzer


Parr Pressure Vessels 

Capillary suction timer

SHIMADZU Gas Chromatograph

Agilent 8890 Gas Chromatograph 

Biosafety Cabinet


HANNA VFA & Alkalinity Titrator

EPI Fluorescence Microscope

1200°C Compact Split Tube Furnace 

-86°C Freezer

Refrigerated Thermo Scientific Sorvall Legend XF Centrifuge

Real-Time PCR 


Ion Chromatograph

Freeze Drier


 -20°C Defrost Freezer

Thermophilic anaerobic digesters

Mesophilic anaerobic digesters

Column bioreactors