The Spivey Group Labs are located on level 8 of the Main C1 Building of the Chemistry Department at Imperial College, overlookng the Queen's Tower and the dome of the Royal Albert Hall.

View of College with Spivey Labs Indicated

 

These are images of the Department of Chemistry taken from the Queen's Lawn (adjacent to the Queen's Tower):

The Department of Chemistry taken from the Queen's Lawn



These are images of the C1 building and our labs on the 8th floor, taken from the top of the Queen's Tower (Mar 2010):

C1 building and our labs on the 8th floor, taken from the top of the Queen's Tower



Our main Lab, 830, comprises 10 individual Fume Hoods:

Our main Lab, 830, comprises 10 individual Fume Hoods


This lab also houses our Agilent 1100 HPLC and Trio-1 GC-MS instruments:

Agilent 1100 HPLC and Trio-1 GC-MS instruments

 

In adjacent rooms we have our chemical store and 'Tseng' photochemical reactor. All our chemical are bar-coded and the associated SciQuest database is fully substructure searchable.

Chemical store and 'Tseng' photochemical reactor


We also use Departmental Equipment & Instruments in other research Groups, e.g. prep-HPLC, NMR, Grubbs dry solvent system, ATR IR and glove-box facilities:
Departmental Equipment & Instruments

...and just occassionally, Alan helps (?!) in the lab...

Alan in the lab