Isotope Prep Lab

The isotope prep lab is a space dedicated to the preparation of stable isotope samples for analysis. It is integrated into the biological anthropology research center and archaeology research lab.
Isotope Prep Lab


  • Externally vented fume hood
  • Dremel work stations
  • Analytical balance
  • Glove box
  • Centrifuges
  • Heat blocks
  • Vortexes
  • Pipettors
  • Vaccum pump aspirator
  • Glassware and tubes
  • Desiccator cabinet

Get Involved:

There are several ways to be involved in the lab:
  • Enroll in Anth 482 Anthropology Internship and apply to work in the lab.
  • Volunteer to assist with ongoing student and faculty projects.

Contact Information:

Marissa Ramsier,
Biological Anthropology Research Center, BSS 135
Cal Poly Humboldt
1 Harpst Street
Arcata, CA 95521