Equipment and Infrastructure

The University of Queensland (UQ) has a wide range of equipment and facilities available for use by qualified individuals looking to expand their research capabilities. Comprehensive information including, but not limited to databases, laboratories, imaging and fabrication technology, microscopes and spectrometers is available here. In addition to this, details regarding vehicles for field work as well as both Research Stations, located at Heron Island and Moreton Bay, are included for reference.

Analytical Chemistry
Argon Geochronology
Centrifugation
Environmental Geochemistry Lab (EGL)
Microanalytical Services
Molecular Biology and Microorganism Cultures
PC2 approved facilities
Protein Analysis
Radiogenic Isotopes
Stable Isotope Geochemistry Laboratory (SIGL)
AEGRC Genotyping and Sequencing Facility
Diagnostic Services for local veterinary clinics
Glasshouses
Integrated Physiology Facility (IPF)
UQ Biological Resources (UQBR)
Veterinary Flow Cytometry
Australian Research Data Commons (ARDC)
QCIF Bioinformatics
Remote Operation Crystallisation and X-Ray Diffraction (UQROCX)
Small Molecule X-Ray Crystallography
Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology (AIBN)
Queensland Brain Institute (QBI)
School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences (SCMB)
Veterinary Laboratory Services
Animal Genetics
Australian Genome Research Facility (AGRF)
AGRF UQ PacBio Service
Ecogenomics
Queensland Facility for Advanced Genome Editing (QFAGE)
Real Time Polymerase Chain Reaction
Sequencing
Queensland Brain Institute (QBI)
School of Biomedical Sciences (SBMS)
UQ Diamantina Institute (UQDI)
Archaeological Science Laboratories
Anthropology Museum
Antiquities Museum (RD Milns)
AustLit Database
Business Research Laboratories and Database Access
Law Research Databases
Media Laboratory
Hypersonics
Body Composition and Nutrition Laboratory
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) and Molecular Structure Identification - Centre for Advanced Imaging (CAI)
Magnetic Resonance Instrumentation - Herston Imaging Research Facility (HIRF)
Mass Spectrometry Imaging
Preclinical Imaging Unit - Translational Research Institute (TRI)
Centre for Clinical Research (UQCCR)
Centre for Microscopy and Microanalysis (CMM) and Centre for Advanced Imaging (CAI)
Institute for Molecular Bioscience (IMB)
School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences (SCMB)
UQ Diamantina Institute (UQDI)
Abrasive wear
Australian National Fabrication Facility Queensland Node (ANFF-Q)
Concrete
Fire
Materials testing
Metallic and non-metallic materials
Structures
Cancer Biology Imaging Facility (CBIF) - Institute for Molecular Bioscience (IMB)
Centre for Microscopy and Microanalysis (CMM)
Cryo-EM - CMM
Optical Microscopy - School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences (SCMB)
Queensland Brain Institute (QBI)
UQ Diamantina Institute (UQDI)
Microwave and Photonics Laboratories
Comminution
Ecosystems Research Program UAVs
Environmental Research Laboratories
Herbarium
Mineral Flotation
Mineral sample analysis, preparation, cutting, crushing, grinding
Mineral Sizing
Vehicles and Field Equipment
Australian National Fabrication Facility Queensland Node (ANFF-Q)
Centre for Microscopy and Microanalysis (CMM)
Biomolecular Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Instrumentation - Institute for Molecular Bioscience (IMB)
Magnetic Resonance Instrumentation - Centre for Advanced Imaging (CAI)
Magnetic Resonance Instrumentation - School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences (SCMB)
National Biologics Facility (NBF) - Biopharmaceutical Development
Protein preparation and analysis
Stem cell research
UQ Protein Expression Facility (UQ PEF)
Heron Island
Moreton Bay
Central Boating and Diving
Chemical services
Clinical Research Floor - UQ Centre for Clinical Research (UQCCR)
Faculty Workshop Group
Furniture
Laboratory supplies
Science workshops
Scientific Glassblowing
UQ Store and Gatton Warehouse
Magnetic Circular Dichroism (MCD) spectroscopy
Photochemistry and Ultrafast Laser spectroscopy

Contact

For more information about UQ's equipment and facilities, contact Director, Research Infrastructure.