Mass Spectrometry Laboratory

School Affiliated departments and LAS

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Bruker Autoflex Speed LRF MALDI

(Acquired in 2017)

Located in 41 Noyes Lab, the Autoflex is available for researchers self-use after training. If you want to use it, contact Furong Sun by e-mail frs [at] illinois [dot] edu.

The Bruker Autoflex Speed LRF is a MALDI TOF instrument with the following specifications.

Bruker Autoflex Speed LRF MALDI photo
  • Linear mass range at least up to 300 kDa.
  • High mass resolution over a wide mass range. In reflectron mode, resolution of 10,000 – 22,000 FWHM simultaneously across a wide m/z range 900 – 4500 in a seamless mass spectrum.
  • MS resolution > 26,000 FWHM achieved in MS mode
  • Reflectron mass accuracy ≤ 2 ppm with internal calibration.
  • Ultra-stable 2 kHz electronics for TOF analyzer, detector and ion source fully enables a 1-2000 Hz data acquisition rate for MS mode
  • ≥ 4 GS/s digitizer.

Bruker Autoflex Speed LRF MALDI brochure

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Mass Spectrometry Laboratory
35 Noyes Laboratory
MC-712 Box 51-1
505 South Mathews Ave.
Urbana, IL 61801
Furong Sun

tel: 217/333-2545
frs [at] illinois [dot] edu
Lab Hours: 24/7 access by key
Staff Available 8 am to 4:45 pm
Monday through Friday

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