A variety of instrumentation is available through MCAL. Most of MCAL's instrumentation is located in Research 2, also known as the Center for Nanoscale Science and Engineering (CNSE) at 1805 NDSU Research Park Drive, Fargo, N.D., in the NDSU Research & Technology Park. MCAL also supports a suite of thermal and thermomechanical analyzers housed in Research 1 on the NDSU campus.

Research 2

Agilent Technologies Model 5500 Atomic Force Microscope

Agilent Technologies Series 1100 High Performance Liquid Chromatograph

Applied Biosystems Model 4000 Q-Trap Liquid Chromatograph-Mass Spectrometer

Bruker Advanced X-Ray Solutions D8 Discover with GADDS Multipurpose X-Ray Diffractometer

Bruker Daltonics Ultraflex Series II MALDI-TOF Mass Spectrometer

Bruker Optics Vertex 70-HTS-XT Fourier Transform Infrared Spectrometer

Buehler EcoMet 3000 Grinder/Polisher

Buehler IsoMet 4000 Linear Precision Saw

Buehler SimpliMet 1000 Automatic Mounting Press

DAGE Precision Industries XD7600NT X-Ray Imaging System

EG&G Ortec Positron Annihilation Lifetime Spectrometer

Hewlett-Packard Series 6890/5973 Gas Chromatograph-Mass Spectrometer

Horiba Jobin Yvon Aramis Confocal Raman Imaging System

Hysitron TiboIndenter (Nanomechanical Testing Apparatus)

JEOL JSM-6010LA InTouchScopeTM Scanning Electron Microscope

JEOL ECA 400 MHz Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectrometer

KLA Tencor P15 Longscan Stylus Contact Profiler

LECO CHNS-932 Elemental Combustion Analyzer with VTF-900 Oxygen Analyzer

MTS Insight Electromechanical Testing System

Q-Lab Q-Fog Cyclic Corrosion Tester

Q-Lab QUltraviolet/Solar Eye

Quantum Design Physical Property Measurement System

Rigaku Ultima IV Powder X-Ray Diffractometer

Rigaku ZSX Primus Wavelength Dispersive X-Ray Fluorescence Spectrometer

Sonoscan Gen5 C-Mode Scanning Acoustic Microscope

Swagelok 5H Orbital Welder

TA Instruments ARES Rheometer

TA Instruments Q-Series 2000 Differential Scanning Calorimeter

Thermo Scientific Nicolet NXR 9650 FT-Raman Spectrometer

VEECO/Wyko NT3300 Optical Profiler

Research 1

TA Instruments Model 2940 Thermomechanical Analyzer

TA Instruments Q-Series 500 Thermogravimetric Analyzer

TA Instruments Q-Series 800 Dynamic Mechanical Analyzer

TA Instruments Q-Series 1000 Differential Scanning Calorimeter

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