Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry


Dr. Michael Webb

Michael Webb

  • Instrument and technique development for diverse analytical spectroscopy applications.
  • Solution-cathode glow discharge: detecting trace metals with a small plasma.
  • Spectral imaging: chemical information from images, including detecting forgeries.
  • Microcontroller-based spectroscopy: Arduinos, LEDs, & 3D printing used for inexpensive educational and field instruments.