Prices for 2016

Our analytical services are available to staff and students at Newcastle University - information for University staff and students (internal access only).

We also offer an external service to other academic institutions and to industry - please see prices below.

If you are unsure about pricing or the suitablibity of an analytical technique for your sample please contact us.

Disclaimer

Whilst all reasonable effort has been taken to ensure the accuracy of the data ACMA provides using calibration standards, licensed databases and the experience of its qualified staff, the laboratories are not independently certified and the University does not accept any responsibilty for how clients use the data provided by ACMA.

Electron Microscopy and EDX (Herschel Building)

Prices for Research Council Contracts / Industry

SEM

£100 per hour

SEM + EDX

£130 per hour

ESEM

£130 per hour

ESEM + EDX

£160 per hour

ESEM + EBSD

£230 per hour

Specimen preparation

£45 per hour

Specimen coating (C or Au)

£30 per run

Digital images

£2 each

VAT is charged at the current rate of 20%. Contact us to book or enquire about this service.

X-ray difffaction analysis (Bedson Building)

Prices for Research Council Contracts / Industry
Phase identification £120 per sample
Reporting £35 per hour

VAT is charged at the current rate of 20%. Contact us to book or enquire about this service.

Raman Spectroscopy (Herschel Building)

Prices for Research Council Contracts / Industry
Raman analysis £100 per hour

VAT is charged at the current rate of 20%. Contact us to book or enquire about this service.

Elemental analysis and spectroscopy (Bedson Building)

Prices for Research Council Contracts / Industry
CHN Solids
Oils/air sensitives
Contact CASU for pricing details
FT-IR Solids, liquids and oils Contact CASU for pricing details

 VAT is charged at the current rate of 20%. Contact us to book or enquire about this service.

Sample Disposal

Please collect your samples from us! We will charge approximately £50 for any samples that are not collected within 2 months (to cover the cost of safe disposal).