Other User Facilities and Centers at Penn State University

Other Facilities on Campus

Penn State hosts a variety of materials research-related user facilities that may interest students, faculty, and industry beyond those located within the Materials Research Institute. These include facilities for testing, imaging, and coating.

Advanced Coatings Lab: Applied Research Laboratory

Electron Microscopy Facility: The Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences

Mechanical Testing Laboratory (MTL): Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR): Department of Chemistry

Proteomics and Mass Spectrometry Core Facility: The Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences

Social, Life, and Engineering Sciences Imaging Center: Social Science Research Institute

Using Our Facilities

Laboratories at MRI

Materials Characterization Lab

Some capabilities include x-ray scattering, molecular & electron spectroscopy, and thermal & partical analysis.
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Nanofabrication Lab

Some of the capabilities include lithography, etching, characterization, and materials deposition.
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