SEA supports and provides state-of-the-art research equipment capabilities for Rice University and the extended Rice community.
We provide sophisticated research equipment and facilities to all members of the Rice University community, as well as support and open instrumentation usage to outside companies, nano/bio/enviro start-ups and other universities upon availability.
We support more than 65 instruments.
SEA offers training and support for all of our state-of-the-art research equipment.
Fluorescence based quantitative analysis of cells or bacteria
Flow cytometry and fluorescence-activated cell sorting (FACs) experiments
Machine acrylic and non-metallic materials
Supercritical drying of MEMS devices and materials
RNA DNA sample quality control
A device for preparing Cryo TEM samples
Drying of biological and non-biological samples
Electrochemical etching to produce electron-transparent specimens for TEM
Amplification of DNA
Sputter coating Au, Pt, Cr, C