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Sorby Centre: Facility is open for trained and approved researchers. For new user registration requests please complete this form. Previous users who may not have used the facility since the start of the first lock-down should contact the Facility Manager, email@example.com, in the first instance to arrange an updated induction.
X-ray Laboratory: New instrument costs: £11.97/h for D2, Aeris, Xpert and STOE. £34.01/h for Empyrean, £21.39/h for Zetium. Extra costs for instruments in high temp mode. Email firstname.lastname@example.org with access request or and enquiries.
Raman Laboratory: The instrument is now ready for use in its new home at the RDC. Users will need to complete the local lab and building inductions before being reapproved for the machine.
Micropreparation: Please note that access to chemicals for etching will require you to have completed a new CoSHH form. For training or queries, please contact email@example.com and fill out the registration form (if not done already) available here. Attention: The Microprep lab is now open. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org about returning to the lab.
Characterisation Research Facility: For training or queries please contact email@example.com. Registration forms required before using the Facility can be found here. The Characterisation lab is reopening under limited capacity for approved projects only.
NanoCharaterisation: New instrument costs: £16.12/h multimode, £12.21/h Contour GT, £25.38/h Dimension XR, £17.83/h Nanotest Vantage, £9.23/h TI premier, £17/h Icon & Resolve. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for training .
Arc Melting: In accordance with the Covid-19 control measures max 1 is allowed to work in the Arc Melting Facility at any one time. Please ensure that you've booked the 'Arc Melting Area'. You may find 'Arc Melting Area', 'Arc Melter MAM 1', and 'Arc Melter AM 0.5' under the 'Adv Metal Processing (QL)' site. Arcast 200 is listed under 'Adv Metal Processing' site. Please contact email@example.com for queries.
Sheffield Tomography Centre (STC): Users can access their data *remotely* via Splashtop and the Workstation PCs – please get in touch with Ria for the remote access instructions. No user access to the lab currently, unless we have agreed you are a ‘power user’ to be trained.
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