The 44th ACS Central Regional Meeting

2013 Exhibitors

The following Exhibitors will be available to discuss how they can assist you.

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Commercial Exhibitors:

MeasureNet Technology

MeasureNet brings electronic data collection and Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) functionality to teaching and research laboratories. MeasureNet provides high-resolution data acquisition without the cost and maintenance of bench-cluttering PCs.  Each network supports 15 work stations for experiments that include temperature, pressure,  pH,  voltage, colorimetry, conductivity and UV-VIS spectroscopy.

 
Teledyne Isco

The Teledyne Isco chromatography product line includes instruments and accessories for purification of organic compounds in normal-phase and reversed phase separations, and for bio-purification of proteins, peptides, and other biopolymers.

 
TCI America

TCI is a leading global manufacturer and supplier of specialty chemicals to the pharmaceutical, electronic, cosmetic, chemical, environmental, and biotech industries. Drawing on over 80 years of synthetic organic chemistry experience, our current catalog consists of over 22,000 organic and biochemical products with 7,000 products unique to TCI.
 
Sapling Learning

Sapling Learning provides the most effective interactive homework and instruction that improves student learning outcomes for the problem-solving disciplines. We offer an enjoyable teaching and effective learning experience that is distinctive: easy-to-use; targeted, instructional content, unsurpassed service and support by PhD- and Masters-level colleagues, and textbook independent.

Thermo Fisher Scientific

Thermo Fisher Scientific has been providing high quality laboratory instrumentation to our customers for over 50 years. Stop by our booth for updates on the latest technology in FT-IR, Raman, UV-Vis, Chromatography and Mass Spec, as well as to view our exciting new NMR spectrometer, the picoSpin.

Sigma-Aldrich

Sigma-Aldrich is a leading Life Science and High Technology company. Our chemical and biochemical products and kits are used in scientific research, including genomic and proteomic research, biotechnology, and pharmaceutical development. Sigma-Aldrich is committed to Accelerating Customer Success through Innovation and Leadership in Life Science, High Technology, and Service.

Vernier Software & Technology

Stop by the Vernier Software & Technology booth to see our exciting products for college chemistry, such as our Organic Chemistry with Vernier lab book. You can also try the Vernier Mini GC, Polarimeter, Melt Station Melting Temperature Sensor, and SpectroVis Plus spectrophotometer with fluorescence capabilities.

SBI Analytical, Inc.

SBI Analytical is a Manufacturer's Representative organization that provides solutions for process measurement and control. We represent Axion Analytical's spectroscopic sampling solutions; Kaiser Optical System's RAMANRXN instruments and accessories; Eigenvector Research software tools for multivariate and chemometric data analysis; and Guided Wave's full spectrum and photometric analyzers.

Netzsch Instruments North America, LLC

Thermal analysis, thermal properties, calorimetry & contract testing services; DSC, DTA, TGA, STA (simultaneous DSC/DTA-TGA) from cryogenic to +2400 deg. C, evolved gas analysis by coupled FTIR & MS & GC-MS, specific heat measurement, dilatometers for thermal expansion, thermal conductivity, thermal diffusivity by laser flash method from cryogenic to +2800 deg. C, DMA, TMA, DEA for in-situ thermoset cure monitoring & adiabatic reaction calorimeters to measure thermal & pressure properties of chemical reactions.

Alfa Aesar

Alfa Aesar, a Johnson Matthey Company, is a leading global manufacturer and supplier of chemicals, materials and life science products for research. Our products are utilized by pharmaceutical, biotechnology and other advanced technology companies in applications such as drug discovery, genomic and proteomic research, and high technology product development.

Agilent Technologies


Agilent manufactures and distributes a complete line of instrumentation serving the clinical, analytical, biotech, environmental, pharmaceutical, forensic science, food and flavor, academic, and other laboratory markets that have needs for the best in quality, performance, and serviceability in the instruments they purchase.

Shimadzu Scientific Instruments, Inc.

Shimadzu is a global leader in chromatography, spectroscopy, and mass spectrometry. Our portfolio of instruments includes UHPLC, HPLC, LC-MS, GC, GC-MS, MALDI, UV-Vis, FTIR, AA, ICP, TOC, and balances. Our U.S. headquarters are located in Columbia, MD. There are 9 regional offices, including the Central Region located in Addison, IL.

Bruker Corporation

Bruker is a performance leader in life science and analytical systems. For over 50 years, Bruker has been driven by a single idea: to provide the best technological solution for each analytical task. Our trusted solutions encompass a wide range of analytical techniques ranging from Magnetic Resonance to Mass Spectrometry and Gas Chromatography, Microanalysis, Optical and X-ray Spectroscopy. These market and technology-leading products are driving and facilitating many key application areas such as life science research, pharmaceutical analysis, applied analytical chemistry applications, materials research, nanotechnology, clinical research, molecular diagnostics, and homeland defense.

Academic/Non-Commercial Exhibitors:

ACS Division of Polymeric Materials: Science and Engineering 
 
Programs and activities of the PMSE Division of ACS.
 
Saginaw Valley State University Department of Chemistry 

Display of SVSU department activities and offerings for Chemistry and the Master’s Program in Energy and Materials.

 
Central Michigan University Department of Chemistry 

The CMU Chemistry Department provides opportunities for successful scientific careers including research training for all students and access to state of the art instrumentation.  The department offers Master’s degrees in Chemistry (M.S.) and in Teaching College Chemistry (M.A.). Bachelor’s degrees are offered in Chemistry, Biochemistry, and Chemical Education.

 
Literature on Some ACS Divisions and Activities

The ACS has many member activities. The Division of Chemical Education (Examinations Institute) provides books on preparing for ACS examinations. The Division of Professional Relations arranges career programs. Women chemists groups and the Chemical Heritage Foundation are funded by ACS. This table is sponsored by Dr. Patricia Hagan Von Dreele.

The ACS Chemistry Clubs of CMU, SVSU and Alma College/Undergraduate Programming and Resources

Come find out about the activities of the Student ACS groups in the Midland Section, as well as ACS programs and resources for undergraduates.

Science of Advanced Materials Ph.D. Program at Central Michigan University

The Science of Advanced Materials doctoral program at CMU provides interdisciplinary training for researchers planning careers in academic or industry. Classes are small and students are immediately engaged in research with faculty. Course work focuses on the scientific framework for studying materials and is organized around the key methodologies of modeling, synthesis, and characterization.

Institute for Great Lakes Research at Central Michigan University

The Institute for Great Lakes Research (IGLR) at CMU takes a multidisciplinary approach to the complex environmental issues affecting the Great Lakes basin. This area includes the lakes, tributaries, wetlands, and coastal regions. The IGLR is committed to promoting collaborative research and education, and partnering to leverage our expertise and training.