The mission of SynCat is to support an interdisciplinary network of academic and industrial researchers by training the next generation of scientists, developing new technologies and fostering collaborative research that is impactful in an industrial setting.

SynCat Consortium Members

Supporting Members

Department of Chemistry

College of Letters & Sciences

Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Graduate Education




3rd Annual UW/GSK Summer Symposium Friday August 2nd!

Sign-up below!

Flash Talk and Poster Sign-up

April 1st, 2024

Water H-Class+ UPLC-MS ready for use!

Feb 19th, 2024

Water H-Class+ UPLC-MS coming in March!

Installation is scheduled to begin March 4th.

July 24th, 2023

SynCat Lab is moving to the 7th floor of the North Tower (7415)!

Moving will occur over the next two weeks.

Please contact Spencer Heins for information about lab access.

UW/GSK Symposium This Friday, July 28th!

There is still room in the poster session and 1st-3rd year networking lunch. Sign-up below!

Poster Sign-up

1st – 3rd Year Networking Lunch Sign-up


June 21st, 2023

Data Science Workshop will be held July 10th-12th!

Workshop times are 12-3pm (10th, 11th) and 11:30am-2:30pm (12th)

Signup for Data Science Workshop Here

June 13th, 2023

New Avantor Super-C18 column installed on Shimadzu Prep-HPLC

June 1st, 2023

UW-GSK Student Symposium now accepting application for flash talks and posters! 

Event will be help July 28th 9:00AM – 6:30PM

Flash Talk/Poster Signup

January 26th, 2023

Pacer LED Illuminator is now up and running!

July, 2022

The SynCat lab is located in Mathews 5201. Instruments and equipment are beginning to arrive, come by and see what’s new!

Contact Spencer Heins ( for training and calendar access to reserve equipment/instruments.