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User Fees

NRF user category: Academic User (NRF-A) and Industrial User (NRF-I)

NRF Hours: regular hour (R) - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm M-F; off hour (O) - 5:00 pm - 9:00 am M-F and weekends


1. Micro- and Nanofabrication Lab

Instrument

NRF-A

Assistant Fee for NRF-A

NRF-I

Assistant Fee for NRF-I

Thermal Evaporator

$5/hr(R) $5/hr(O)$60/hr$15/hr$100/hr

Soft Lithography

$15/use$60/hr$60/use$100/hr

2. Metrology & Surface Characterization Lab

Instrument

NRF-A

Assistant Fee for NRF-A

NRF-I

Assistant Fee for NRF-I

Atomic Force Microscope

$15/hr(R) $5/hr(O)$60/hr$60/hr$120/hr

3. Particle Synthesis & Characterization Lab

Instrument

NRF-A

Assistant Fee for NRF-A

NRF-I

Assistant Fee for NRF-I

Syrris Atlas Automated Synthesis System

$20/hr$60/hr$40/hr$120/hr

Dynamic Light Scattering

$10/hr$60/hr$35/hr$120/hr

UV-Vis Spectrophotometer

$10/hr$60/hr$35/hr$120/hr

Particle Image Velocimeter

$15/hr(R) $5/hr(O)$60/hr$60/hr$120/hr

Ultracentrifuge

$20/hr(R) $10/hr(O)$60/hr$40/hr$120/hr

Additional materials cost will be added as passing cost for customer designed synthesis.


4. Elemental and Molecular Analysis Lab

Instrument

NRF-A

Assistant Fee for NRF-A

NRF-I

Assistant Fee for NRF-I

ICP - Mass Spectrometer (ICP-MS)

$25/hr(R) $15/hr(O)$60/hr$80/hr$120/hr

ICP - Optical Emission Spectrometer (ICP-OES)

$25/hr(R) $15/hr(O)$60/hr$80/hr$120/hr

HPLC

$5/hr(R) $5/hr(O)$60/hr$10/hr$120/hr

5. Imaging

Instrument

NRF-A

Assistant Fee for NRF-A

NRF-I

Assistant Fee for NRF-I

Transmission Electron Microscope

$30/hr(R) $15/hr(O)$60/hr$150/hr$120/hr

Field Emission Scanning Electron Microscope with EDS

$40/hr(R) $15/hr(O)$60/hr$150/hr$120/hr

Zeiss Imager Optical and Epi-fluorescence Microscopes

$5/hr(R) $5/hr(O)$60/hr$10/hr$120/hr

6. Imaging Sample Preparation

Instrument

NRF-A

Assistant Fee for NRF-A

NRF-I

Assistant Fee for NRF-I

Gold Sputter Coater

$10/run $20/run$25/run$120/run

Ultramicrotome

$20/hr$60/hr$60/hr$120/hr


Jens Environmental Molecular and Nanoscale Analysis Laboratory

Instrument

EECE Core user (with tech operate)

WU General user (with tech operate)

NON-WU users (with tech operate)

ICP-MS

$25/hr (plus $35/hr)$40/hr (plus $30/hr)$60/hr (plus $40/hr)

GC-MS

$25/hr (plus $35/hr)$40/hr (plus $30/hr)$60/hr (plus $40/hr)

TGA

$25/hr (plus $35/hr)$40/hr (plus $30/hr)$60/hr (plus $40/hr)

TOC

$25/hr (plus $35/hr)$40/hr (plus $30/hr)$60/hr (plus $40/hr)

BET

$25/hr (plus $35/hr)$40/hr (plus $30/hr)$60/hr (plus $40/hr)

FTIR

$15/hr (plus $45/hr)$30/hr (plus $30/hr)$40/hr (plus $40/hr)

Hg analyzer

$15/sample (plus $45/hr)$30/sample (plus $30/sample)$50/sample (plus $40/hr)

GC

$15/sample (plus $45/hr)$30/sample (plus $30/hr)$40/hr (plus $40/hr)

DLS

$15/sample (plus $45/hr)$30/sample (plus $30/hr)$40/hr (plus $40/hr)