Rates

For Academic rate users:  After 25 hours of use of a given tool in a billing quarter
the rates below are reduced by 50% for that user, for that tool, for the rest of that billing quarter.

Shared User Tool Rates

Tool Technique Academic Hourly Rate* Industrial Hourly Rate
Keyence VHX-600 3D Optical Microscopy 5 10
Veeco Dimension 3100 AFM 20 40
Hysitron TI900 Nanoindentation 20 40
Renishaw Qontor Raman Spectroscopy 25 40
Panalytical Alpha-1 MPD XRD 20 30
Panalytical Empyrean XRD, SAXS 20 30
Panalytical X’Pert Pro MRD XRD 20 45
Hitachi SU8010 SEM 20 60
Hitachi SU8230 SEM 30 70
LEO 1530 SEM 30 70
Zeiss Ultra 60 SEM 30 70
JEOL 100 CSX-II TEM 30 70
Hitachi HT7700 TEM 40 70
Hitachi HD-2700 TEM 80 160
FEI Tecnai F30 TEM 80 160
FEI Nova Nanolab FIB/SEM 60 135
IONTOF 5-300 ToF-SIMS 45 135
Kratos Axis Ultra XPS 35 70
Thermo K-Alpha XPS 35 70
Nicolet 6700 FTIR 20 50
Thermo iN10MX FTIR 20 50

 

 

 

 

Training on any tool is charged at $20/hr for any researcher

*U.S. Academic and U.S. Government users pay the internal academic rate.