Texas Tech University

Glass Shop

Shop Responsibilities

  • Fabrication and repair of instructional and research glassware.
  • Stock sizes of glass tubing, rod ground glass joint, stopcocks, glass-metal seals, etc.
  • Melts, fuses, and forms glass tubing and glassware according to specification.
  • Modifies and makes attachments for commercially made glassware and tubing.
  • Repairs or removes and replaces broken parts and sections of glassware.
  • Fabricates glass-to-metal and glass-to-glass graduated seals.
  • Glassware for chemistry, life sciences, chromatography, environmental science, and education.
  • Chromatography Columns, Condensers, Distillation Apparatus, Flasks, Funnels, Manifolds, Reaction Vessels

Jean Bertonazzi

Unit Supervisor - Glassblower (Scientific)

Chemistry Room 023
Phone: 806.834.6858
Fax: 806.742.1289
Email: Jean Bertonazzi


Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry