CAS Technical Services

The College of Arts and Sciences Technical Services Department provides technical scientific and instrumental support to the College. The Department support units include the CAS Scientific Store, CAS Purchasing Department, CAS Machine Shop and CAS Electronics Shop. The Life Sciences Research facilities are also part of CAS Technical Services. The Department's main office is located in Chemistry 113.

COVID-19 Update

During the State mandate to work from home, support from  CAS Technical Services can be arranged by calling Chris Olsen at (518) 442-4403, or cell # (518) 207-7294.  Voicemails will forward to email. Gas and cryogen orders, should  continue to be sent to [email protected], and  CC Chris Olsen at [email protected]

LSRB related support, can be obtained by calling Jessica Moran at (518) 437-4414, or cell # (518)618-5953.  Voicemail also forwards to email. 

PLEASE NOTE: Gas ordering is being done on a weekly basis, please have all the orders in to CAS Technical Services by Tuesday evenings.  We will place orders to AIRGAS on Wednesday mornings for delivery to campus on Thursdays. Please plan to pick up your orders from the CAS Store on Thursdays. Orders can also be shipped to LSRB.  Please include phone numbers and other contact information with your request so we can keep you informed of your order status and arrange for a pickup time.  You can also reach the store at (518) 442-4409, or Chris Olsen at the numbers above.

CAS Tech Staff

Christian Olsen (518)442-4403

Assistant Director
Jessica Moran (518)437-4414

Store Operations Supervisor/Purchasing Office
Tina Sawyer (518)442-4972

Machine Shop
Matthew Brooking (518) 442-4723

Electronics Shop
Vladimir Grigoryants (518)437-4431

Life Sciences Receiving
Dane Cellupica, (518)591-8866