Rice University

Shared Equipment Authority

Prep: Leica Ultracut Ultramicrotome

Location: 
BRC 210

The Ultramicrotome has permanent problems with its stepper motor. As a result, it cannot make controlled cuts of TEM thickness.

 As of Dec 1, 2015, all appointments must be made using FOM. This site's calendar is no longer in use.

Ultramicrotome is used to prepare (section) samples to study the morphology of polymeric materials by Transmission Electron Microscope (TEM) or Optical Microscope. Trimmer and glass knife maker are available. Cryo functionality is currently not available.

Notifications: 
This is a closed group. Only a group administrator can add you.
This is a closed group. Only a group administrator can add you.
Use Prime hours: 
No
Max Weekly Hours: 
40
Max Daily Hours: 
8
Training Contact: 
Angelo Benedetto - angelo@rice.edu 
Rice U Fee: 
$10 /hr ($20 / hour for training)
Non-Commercial / Academic Fee: 
$15.65 / hour ($31/hr training)
Corporate / Commercial Fee: 
$50 / hr ($155 / hour for training)
Maintenance: