The Center for Applied Isotope Studies at the University of Georgia has remained focused on the health and safety of our faculty, staff and students. Following best practices as recommended by the University System of Georgia, Georgia Department of Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, we will begin a phased reopening of the University of Georgia beginning June 15, 2020. This will include increased personnel to conduct mission critical and time sensitive functions, as we slowly return to full campus-wide operations. Please continue to watch for updates and contact Dr. Randy Culp, Director ( if you have questions.

The University of Georgia’s Scientific Glass Blowing Shop is operated by Kyle Meyer and is under the management of Center for Applied Isotope Studies OPR. The glass shop provides a wide a of variety of custom glass apparatus made from 2 mm to 180 mm Pyrex and 2 mm to 60 mm quartz.

  • Feeders
  • Distillations
  • Reactors
  • Ampoules
  • 25 ml to 22 L flasks
  • Combustion tubes

Standard catalogue apparatus includes:

  • Beakers
  • Condensers
  • Adapters
  • Fritted filters
  • Columns
  • Manifolds
  • Water Aspirators


Additional services include repairs of all kinds of scientific glass apparatus.



Chemistry students have the unique opportunity to take a scientific glassblowing class that focuses on teaching basic bench skills. Classes are offered each semester for one credit hour.


Glass Blowing & Repair
UGA customers$48/hour labor rate plus any material/parts cost
Non-UGA customers$72/hour labor rate plus any material/parts cost

Contact the Scientific Glass Blowing Shop at