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Portable In-situ Laboratory for Mercury Speciation (PILMS)

 

 

 

Introduction

Instrumentation

Capabilities

UCTEL on the go - PILMS

Contacts

Dr. Wangs Homepage

UCTEL on the go: PILMS

 

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PILMS was funded as part of a CFI Leading Edge Grant (2006), and is co-led by Drs. Feiyue Wang and Gary Stern. It is a portable sister of UCTEL.

 

PILMS is a cleanroom-in-a-container that can be installed at any field location (wherever power is available) for in situ analysis of mercury speciation. PILMS is equipped with:

 

The laboratory is currently installed on the Canadian Research Icebreaker Amundsen.

 

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For further information about PILMS, please contact:

 

Dr. Feiyue Wang

Dept. of Environment and Geography

& Dept. of Chemistry

University of Manitoba

Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2

 

Tel. 204-474-6250

Email: wangf@ms.umanitoba.ca

 

 

 

Dr. Gary Stern

Freshwater Institute

Department of Fisheries & Oceans

& CEOS, University of Manitoba

Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N6

 

Tel: -204-984-6761

E-mail: sterng@dfo-mpo.gc.ca