Core Research Facilities at NDSU
The Core Research Facilities, a unit under the Office of Research and Creative Activity, provide centralized shared university resources including instruments, labs and expertise to support research and education.
Two recharge centers are operated under the Office of Research and Creative Activity (RCA).
The Electron Microscopy Center provides comprehensive imaging and analysis services.
The Research Operations Recharge Center provides tools for materials synthesis and characterization, microfabrication, device packaging, and testing.
In addition, a Bioactive Materials Characterization Lab is available to collaborate with researchers on characterization and analysis of coatings and materials for a variety of applications.
The Research Operations team also provides oversight for the facilities managed by RCA including the Research 1, Research 1 Addition, and Research 2 buildings.