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Reservation Calendar

Calendar Guidelines

  • New users of this online scheduler must be approved and set up by the RIN2 equipment managers. Access to the scheduler can be found here.
    • FE-SEM  and XRD, Dr. Everett Crisman (crisman@egr.uri.edu; 4-5143)
    • TEM, Dr. Iftheker Khan  (ikhan@uri.edu)
    • DLS, Dr. Geoff Bothun (gbothun@uri.edu)
  • Users will not be approved until adequate training has been completed for the requested equipment. ACCESS TO EQUIPMENT WILL ONLY BE GRANTED BY RESERVATION. WALK-INS WILL NOT BE ALLOWED REGARDLESS OF THE CIRCUMSTANCE.
  • IMPORTANT:To insure proper operation and use of the TEM, users must contact Dr. Iftheker Khan (ikhan@uri.edu) prior to making a reservation.
  • All reservations are subject to cancellation due to equipment malfunction or service.
  • Please be considerate of other users and delete your reservation as soon as possible if you cannot make your appointment.

Instrument Guidelines

  • Access to the equipment rooms is controlled by card-reader door locks. Instrument use after normal work hours must be approved by the respective equipment manager.
  • Shared equipment is made available through cost centers at the rates listed below. Please contact the respective equipment manager to initiate purchase orders/payment.
    • FE-SEM     $40/$120 (internal/external)
    • TEM            $72/$111 (internal/external)
    • XRD            $10/$15 (internal/external)
  • Instrument availability (please only sign up on designated days):
    • FE-SEM and XRD:  Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday (8am to 4pm, after hours with approval)
    • TEM:  Monday to Thursday (9am to 4pm, after hours with approval)
    • DLS:  Monday through Friday (10am to 4pm, after hours with approval)


26 FEB 2015: TEM Facility is under preventive maintenance. 

26 FEB 2015: Anyone signing up for FE-SEM must talk with Prof. Crisman or Amitesh Saha before using it to find out what needs to be  guarded against.

3 FEB 2015: SYSTEM beam alignment has been accomplished there are still a few software issues but at least it works now.

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