Department of Geological Sciences
University of Kentucky
ELECTRON MICROBEAM - EMPA electron microprobe; wavelength dispersive spectrometers
FLUID ANALYSIS - Heating freezing microscope stage
Conditions for Use:
Submitted samples will be analyzed on a contract basis (i.e. lab personnel will do the work).
Visitors are invited to work in the lab to work with lab personnel.
Negotiable; we ask people to at least pay what they can. Support is not necessary, but we appreciate any support available.
We coat polished thin sections.
Standard Collections/Lab Blanks:
USNM silicate, oxide, carbonate, REE-phosphate; Taylor multi-element standard block.
Probe for Windows automation; digital imaging.
Class demonstrations are available for undergraduates.
Undergraduate student research projects are invited.
Graduate student research projects are invited.
Support provided by:
NSF I&F 0001322; Univ. of Kentucky Research and Graduate Studies