Department of Chemistry | University of Victoria

Frank Lab University of Victoria

Department of Chemistry


The Frank Lab is located at the University of Victoria. The synthesis and sample preparation laboratory is located in the Bob Wright Centre - Ocean, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences (BWC), while the Multifunctional Materials Characterization Lab is located in the Elliot Building.  Our research suite consists of offices, a lab space with wet benches equipped with inert gas lines for organic synthesis and coordination chemistry as well as a glove box for sample preparation. The multifunctional materials characterization laboratory  (MMCL) contains a Quantum Design Magnetic Property Measurement System (MPMS), Spectra-Physics mixed gas ion laser, UV/vis and UV/vis/NIR spectrometers equipped for variable temperature studies, electrochemical workstation, and IR spectrometer. If you would like to learn more about our lab and research opportunities please contact us.