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Student education is the primary goal of research in chemistry at URI. The PhD degree is research based, and all undergraduate students are encouraged to get involved in research early and stay involved throughout their studies.​
Research Areas

Shared Instrument Facilities

Teknor-Apex Lab

The Teknor-Apex Laboratory, located in the Beaupre Center, is our main shared-research area, housing state-of-the-art analytical instrumentation.

INBRE Centralized Research Core Facility

This NIH-funded shared resource for biomedical research is housed in the URI College of Pharmacy, which is near the Beaupre Center.

Electron Microscope

EPSCoR Shared Research Facilities

The NSF has funded several core instrument facilities at URI for research in fields such as nanoscience, proteomics, and high performance computing.