Rates: October 1, 2016 – September 30, 2018

Updated January 11, 2018


MTU Research
(On Campus)1
(Off Campus)2
w/o Operator w/o Operator
JEOL JSM-6400 SEM $30/hr. $100/hr.
Hitachi S-4700 FE-SEM $45/hr. $130/hr.
Hitachi FB-2000A FIB $28/hr. $170/hr.
JEOL JEM-2010 TEM $40/hr. $150/hr.
FEI 200kV Titan Themis S-TEM $50/hr. $300/hr.
Philips XL 40 ESEM $27/hr. $100/hr.
X-Ray Diffraction (XRD) $6.75/hr. $20/hr.
Confocal Imaging Facility (CICF) $25/hr.

1If technical staff are used to operate equipment, staff hourly salary + associated fringe benefits will be charged to user research or incentive indexes. Only certified users can operate equipment.

2External users are not permitted to use the equipment without supervision so will also be charged for labor.

See also CICF rates.