Summary: Nicolet RAMAN Procedure
Jerry Hu (Lab Manager), ext. 7914 or 7940
Jaya Nolt (Lab Tech), ext. 4997
Materials Research Laboratory
University of California, Santa Barbara
1.) Sign in on the Log Sheet. Record your full name, advisor's name, department, start
time, and your recharge number.
2.) Log into your personal IR/RAMAN account.
3.) Open OMNIC by double clicking the icon:
Click "OK" for error messages that
appear (should be two of them).
1.) Select "Default-Transmission" located under the Experiment drop down menu. This
puts you into IR mode in order to align the beam.
2.) Make sure: (a) that the sample chamber is empty (IMPORTANT: before opening the
sample chamber make sure the shutters are closed levers are up.
Failing to do so will cause damage to the source and detector), the