Prices for 2015

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 examination (standard)

£100 per hour

SEM examination (standard)

£100 per hour

Environmental SEM (ESEM) examination

£130 per hour

EDX analysis (additional extra)

£30 per hour

EBSD (additional extra)

£100 per hour

Specimen preparation

£40 per hour

Specimen coating (C or Au)

£20 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 £110 per sample
Reporting £35 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
Mass Spectrometry Ask for details £160 per hour
CHN Solids
Oils/air sensitives

£24 per sample
£26 per sample

FT-IR Solids, liquids and oils £25 per sample

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

Sample Disposal

Samples not collected within 3 months from the time analysis will be disposed of and any costs incurred will be the liability of the customer.