Instrument Rates

Monthly caps: monthly caps are per PI for CUNY users only at the following rates: CUNY PI – $2,000.

All PIs must have accounts registered with the ASRC Imaging Suite prior to associated Users incurring charges.

There are two academic rates within a 24 hour period (from 9:00am to 8:59am, including weekends and holidays): if a single user uses one instrument for more than 8 hours within a 24 hour period, they will be charged at the full rate for the first 8 hours and at the reduced rate for any hours in excess of 8 hours.

Technical Staff Service: Optional staff service is available for sample characterization using instruments within Imaging Facility. This service is limited to the availability of staff time and capability of the instruments. Users are responsible for sample preparation. The following staff hourly rates are added to the instrument hourly rates below when technical staff service is utilized: Academic $30/hr, Start-Up $60/hr, Industry $60/hr.

FEI TITAN HALO 80-300 KV CRYOTEM
Academic Rate - Reduced$15.00/hr
Academic Rate - Full$60.00/hr
Start-Up Rate$180.00/hr
Industry Rate$300.00/hr
FEI TITAN THEMIS 200 TEM
Academic Rate - Reduced$15.00/hr
Academic Rate - Full$70.00/hr
Start-Up Rate$210.00/hr
Industry Rate$350.00/hr
FEI HELIOS NANOLAB 660 SEM/FIB
Academic Rate - Reduced$27.00/hr
Academic Rate - Full$55.00/hr
Start-Up Rate$165.00/hr
Industry Rate$275.00/hr
FEI HELIOS SEM
Academic Rate - Reduced$15.00/hr
Academic Rate - Full$40.00/hr
Start-Up Rate$120.00/hr
Industry Rate$200.00/hr
FEI SPIRIT 120KV TEM
Academic Rate - Reduced$10.00/hr
Academic Rate - Full$35.00/hr
Start-Up Rate$120.00/hr
Industry Rate$200.00/hr
LEICA TCS SP8 STED 3X
Academic Rate - Reduced$15.00/hr
Academic Rate - Full$40.00/hr
Start-Up Rate$120.00/hr
Industry Rate$200.00/hr
WITec Raman Microscope
Academic Rate - Reduced$15.00/hr
Academic Rate - Full$25.00/hr
Start-Up Rate$75.00/hr
Industry Rate$125.00/hr
Leica EM ACE600 Coater (Au/Pt)
Academic Rate$20.00/hr
Start-Up Rate$60.00/hr
Industry Rate$100.00/hr