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UPDATE ! AV300 : ONGOING HARDWARE INVESTIGATION

Backdrop : We found a faulty RF circuit board serving the 1st channel of this instrument about a week ago but it had not completely stopped working.  A swap of this unit with an identical 2nd unit was done to keep the instrument working at least for 1H observe. Current status : Notwithstanding this, the […]

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UPDATE ! AV700 USERBASE : INSTRUMENT WILL MOVE TO SOLUTIONS BEFORE WEEKEND

Currently, we are testing the VT and chiller system. As per current estimates, by Friday we should be able to release the instrument with a solutions probe in place. Please wait for further update on this. NMR Facility Manager 5/1/2018

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UPDATE : AV700 USERS – BBO PROBE IS PRIMED AND READY

The reservation calendar is open for booking from 1.30 pm.  Please do not change the VT calibration settings. If you have special needs, please discuss first with either me or Adrienne. NMR Facility Manager 2/22/18

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UPDATE ! DRX499 – SYSTEM BACK TO USABLE STATE – UPGRADE HAD SETBACKS

First I will start with a heartfelt thank you for patiently enduring my tinkering and noise making for the past 10 days.  What we have achieved so far with this hardware upgrade : You can record 2H NMR spectra as well as decouple 2H, without any special cable switching or further complications. The old and […]

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ALERT ! NMR ACCESS AND BAGLEY ELECTRICAL SHUT DOWN ON 29TH OCT ’17

TO ALL NMR FACILITY USERS – PLEASE READ ! I am sure all of you have seen the announcement from Erik Strakbein about the Bagley Hall Electrical Shutdown that is scheduled over coming weekend. In anticipation, we will be preemptively shutting down ALL the NMR SYSTEMS before the electrical outage happens.  According to current plans, […]

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AV301 – UDRIVE – REFRESHER..

Dear Users :  Sorry for not including the web page links that outline UDRIVE storage from AV301, yesterday. Here are the two links : TOPSPIN environment after UDRIVE : Chemistry NMR : After UDRIVE – What changes in TOPSPIN graphical interface How to work with NMR data that is collected into your own UDRIVE UDRIVE […]

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ATTENTION ! : INTRODUCING NEW STORAGE PARADIGM – UDRIVE

Moving with the times, we wanted to evolve a new storage solution that makes it robust, easy and secure to store and retrieve NMR data from the spectrometers. Such a solution should also be maintenance free, pretty much. This will free us all from the uncertainties of failing hardware and constant need for intervention from […]

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AV301: UNUSABLE DUE TO STUCK SAMPLE

The av301 is unusable until further notice due to a stuck sample. We are working to resolve this issue as quickly as possible. -NMR Facility Managers

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UW IT’s DATA STORAGE SYSTEM FOR NMR DATA – udrive – PART 2

We need volunteers to try out this new data storage paradigm, initially via the AV301 instrument.  PLEASE COME FORWARD !! Your current data storage and retrieval method via  FTP server will NOT be affected during the testing period. If you would like to help with the effort, please contact me or Adrienne and thank you […]

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UPDATE ! AV301 – SYSTEM BACK TO NORMAL

Users can start booking time for regular use. Please post a message in the log book, if you notice anything amiss. NMR Facility Manager 12/30/2016

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