Building Information

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Chemistry Building

Chemistry Building Diagram

Shain Research Tower

Rooms in Shain Research Tower number 11XX to 81XX and include room/office numbers where the second digit is 1.

  • Floor 1 includes an the Shain Atrium, the Business Office, and the mail room.
  • Floor 2 includes the graduate admissions and careers office and parts of the Chemistry Instrumentation Center.
  • Floors 3 and 4 are not publicly accessible.
  • Floors 5 to 8 house research labs, offices, and seminar rooms.

Due to different floor-to-floor spacing, the Shain and Mathews sections are connected only on floors 1, 2, and 5.

Mathews Building

Rooms in the Mathews Building number B2XX to 62XX and include room/office numbers where the second digit is 2.

  • The basement houses the physical chemistry instructional laboratory, classrooms, offices, and the Glass Shop.
  • Floor 1 includes the shipping and receiving room and the General Chemistry TA offices.
  • Floor 2 includes the Electronic Shop and part of the Chemistry Instrumentation Center.
  • Floors 3 to 6 house research labs, offices, and seminar rooms.

The Mathews and Daniels wings are connected on floors B through 6.

Daniels Building

Rooms in the Daniels Building number B3XX to 93XX and include room/office numbers where the second digit is 3.

  • The sub-basement houses the Instrument Shop.
  • The basement includes the Chemistry Learning Center, instructional laboratories, and classrooms.
  • Floor 1 includes the Mills Street lobby, lecture halls, Seminar Hall (Room 1315), instructional laboratories, and classrooms.
  • Floor 2 includes the Chemistry Library (at the north end), instructional laboratories, classrooms, and the Analytical Chemistry TA offices.
  • Floors 3 to 7 house research labs and offices.
  • Floor 8 includes the Theoretical Chemistry Institute, research labs, and offices.
  • Floor 9 includes CompHelp, the Research Computing Center, lounge, and offices.

Medical Sciences Center

Beginning June 2017, the Department of Chemistry will operate all undergraduate analytical chemistry laboratory classes in the Medical Sciences Center.

Medical Sciences Center
Fifth Floor
1300 University Ave
Madison, WI 53706

Analytical chemistry teaching laboratories: Rooms 5360, 5385
Analytical chemistry stockroom: 5380

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