The Molecular Graphics and
Computation Facility is
located in 175 Tan
Hall. It is available to the College of Chemistry and campus
community with operations supported by modest
access and use fees.
Email the Facility Director, Dr. Kathleen Durkin, for more information.
Technical consulting is available on
project feasibility, equipment and software use. The Facility serves as
a research resource in computational chemistry and scientific
visualization for over 50 research groups in Chemistry and the wider
We provide high-performance computer graphics and computing resources for research and educational uses in chemistry and related disciplines. The facility was founded in 1990 with NIH funding and has since been supported through NIH, NSF and generous corporate sponsorship. Our currrent main funding is NSF (CHE-0840505) Please reference this grant in publications resulting from use of the Facility.
The MCGF provides computer resources for
researchers. There are 2 dedicated workstations in
101 Campbell Hall but Kavli ENSI researchers can also request full access to all MGCF resources as described
on these pages.
Chevron Instructional Facility:
Generously funded by Chevron and supporting undergraduate classes in the College of Chemistry,
this is the south half of 175 Tan Hall. It is managed for the College of Chemistry by
Faculty can request access for their classes from ETS.
New first year GSIs in the College of Chemistry can also obtain access.