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All users must follow this MCL COVID-19 SOP to access the lab.

 

 


Outside of Penn State
Send questions or requests
to mcl@psu.edu

Request Analysis

Have staff collect
your preliminary data

Request Training

COVID-19 has impacted
our ability to
train new users.
Complete a request and
staff will be in touch.

Request a Consultation

Discuss your project
with staff

Request Sample Prep/
Processing

Have staff process your
initial samples

 


 

Our Story

We are passionate about education and collaborative problem solving. An interdisciplinary team of scientists and engineers, the Materials Characterization Laboratory (MCL) is a fully-staffed, open access, analytical research facility at Penn State's Materials Research Institute charged with enabling research and educating the next generation of highly qualified researchers.