Laboratory for Chemical Analysis

Logo met witruimteDriving Instrumental analytics

The laboratory for chemical analysis (LCA), lead by Prof. Pieter Vermeir, focuses on innovations in instrumental and analytical chemistry.

Method development, improvement and validation in challenging matrices form our core business. On top, the laboratory is an analytical service centre offering expertise in the qualitative and quantitative determination of organic and inorganic compounds.

By combining routine measurements with high-end research equipment, the major goal of our lab is to answer all your analytical problems and questions.

LCA has got a quality label from the federal Belgian government, and works according to the ISO 17025 quality standard.

Equipment and Services

Our stakeholders

Scientific Community
Scientific Community
LCA is an analytical partner in research projects and offer analytical and instrumental expertise to research partners.
We welcome internships, bachelor and master dissertations (also in combination with industrial partners).
LCA is a single point of contact for all industrial analytical demands. Routinely based quantifications combined with research related questions are in scope
LCA strives for the transition of research results into relevant applications and offers the possibility to work under article 60.



    Head of laboratory

    Prof. Dr. Pieter Vermeir

    +32 9 243 24 77

    Laboratory team

    +32 9 243 24 86

    Address for sending samples

    • LCA, Campus Schoonmeersen, Building C – C3.060
    • Valentin Vaerwyckweg 1, 9000 Ghent, Belgium