E.&E.S. Service Center & Instrumentation Reservations

This screen will permit you to reserve access to E&ES instruments. You need to have passed a training course to use these instruments; please see the lab supervisor for details. If you wish access when an instrument is listed as unavailable, such as after hours,please contact me in advance at drvann@sas.upenn.edu. If you are an E.&E.S. member and need access to a reserved instrument, please contact me for priority access. Please make sure that your samples are ready to analyze before your appointment or risk losing the appointment.

Note: please reserve 18 or more hours in advance.

NEWS:  The Service Center is operating as a staff center at this time. You can schedule here, but you need to contact me directly for instructions on sample transfer, etc. The XRD is currently unavailable. We are having issues with the ICP. Please contact me directly if you need something run.

 If this happens, i will need to close the Service Center. Please be prepared.At this time, the following instruments are available for reservation:

Sartorius microbalance (Room 259) 1 µg resolution

Costech ECS4010 Elemental Analyzer (Room 260) [typically C & N; can do C,N,S,O,H]

Spectro Genesis ICP-OES (Room 260) [70 elements in solution]

Beckman-Coulter LS 13 320 Particle Size Analyzer (room 54) [silt/clay size particles]

Micromeritics TriStar BET surface area/pore size analyzer

Innov-X Delta Portable X-ray Fluorescence Spectrometer

Panalytical Epsilon-1 Benchtop X-ray Fluorescence Spectrometer

Panalytical X'Pert Powder X-ray Diffractometer

Spex Ball Mill sample pulverization (requires key to access)