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Labs and Equipment

​SE students have access to advanced facilities and equipment needed to complete your science- and technology-related studies and research.

Research centers

Properties for field-base research and study

Computational facilities

Numerous computer labs and dedicated high-performance computing facilities include:

Microscopy facility

  • Electron microscopy: SEM and TEM
  • Confocal and light microscopes

Chemical and physical characterization

  • Chromatography: HPLC, FPLC, IC
  • Mass Spectrometry: GC-MS, ICP-MS
  • Spectroscopy: UV, FTIR, NMR, Laser Raman, X-ray Fluorescence, EPR, Laser spectroscopy
  • Radioisotope analysis
  • Electron microprobe with EDX and WDS
  • Metallurgy testing center
  • Plastics/composite materials testing
  • X-ray diffraction
  • Thermal analysis: DSC, TGA, DMA
  • Polymer physics/rheology

Microbiology, molecular biology and genetics labs

3-D body scanner with thermal imaging

Robotics and automation labs

Rock and mineral analysis labs, including microphotography and fluid inclusion analysis

Astronomical observatory

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