Technical Showcase

Date: March 29, 2023

Technical showcase University of Liverpool March 29th 2023

We are proud to confirm that Asynt has been invited to join this years University of Liverpool Technical Showcase event which is taking place on Wednesday 29th March 2023.

The event aims share the ongoing work by the universities technicians throughout the establishment.

Areas that are getting involved in this year’s Technical Showcase include:

  • Veterinary teaching suite
  • Infection Biology and Microbiome
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Histology
  • School of Life Sciences
  • School of Architecture
  • Geography
  • Oceanography
  • Mechanical Materials & Aerospace
  • Medicine
  • Central Teaching Labs
  • Human Anatomy Resource Centre
  • Pre-clinical Imaging
  • GeneMill
  • Veterinary Parasitology Diagnostics
  • Chick Embryo Facility
  • Analytical Services Unit
  • Clinical Infection, Microbiology & Immunology
  • Materials Innovation Factory
  • LEAF sustainability
  • Biobank
  • Archaeology
  • Histories Languages and Culture
  • Strategic Change
  • Centre for Proteomics Research

Dr Kerry Elgie will be joining the university’s Lynne Chapman to share information and technology being used to improve sustainable practices and reduce the universities environmental impact.

As part of a Sustainability Fund, grants were awarded to successful applicants for a variety of proposed projects.  This included Lynne’s application from the Faculty of Science and Engineering; Enhancing and implementing sustainable teaching practice within the Central Teaching Laboratory.

Laboratory tools that you’ll find on display at this years’ Technical Showcase include:

3 lengths of CondenSyn shown on one hotplate stirrer

DrySyn oil-free heating blocks and CondenSyn waterless air condensers

No messy & hazardous oil to contaminate samples, or dispose of.

No wasted water.

fReactor MAXI benchtop entry level flow chemistry platform from Asynt UK fReactor – modular Flow Chemistry platform

Sustainable synthesis with less solvent required

LightSyn Illumin8 parallel photoreactor from Asynt - worldwide lab expertsLightSyn Illumin8 parallel photoreactor

Parallel synthesis makes better use of energy supply

Smart Evaporator

Smart Evaporator

Takes less time to evaporate even high-boiling solvents, saving energy & reducing environmental impact

Vacuubrand MD1C Vario pump

Vacuubrand MD 1C Vario Pump

Great energy savings as only turns on when required


We hope you’ll join Kerry, Lynne and all the other technician’s sharing their work.  You can find them in the  Central Teaching Laboratories from 10am – 3pm.  Come along and say hello!