The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Joint Institute for Advanced Materials

JIAM Electron Microscopy Fees, January 1, 2016



External Academic

External Commercial

Zeiss Libra 200 MC




Zeiss Auriga








Sample Prep. Equip.




*Assisted help is billed in addition to the regular instrument rate.

Rates may change without notice.

Rates for instrument time are on self-use base.

Any operation of the instrument by staff will incur an additional charge for staff assistance

Instrument time may be reserved using the online calendar. If staff assistance will be required, that time must be booked in advance of reserving instrument time.

These are the internal academic rates for UT/ORNL account numbers. Industry rates are a factor of three (3) higher. Non-UT academic users are charged UT rates plus UT on-site overhead

[1] Includes usage of ultramicrotome, mutiprep, ion polishing system, dimpler, diamond saw and consumables except diamond lapping paper. Diamond lapping paper is sold by the facility at cost price.


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