The NCC is a research core facility of the VCU Office of Research and located in the Institute for Engineering and Medicine. The NCC is also a partnership between the VCU School of Engineering and the VCU College of Humanities and Sciences. As a core research facility, resources and services are available by contract to not only university faculty but industry as well. Click here to see a visual overview of the NCC.
The NCC offers technologies that benefit multi-disciplinary industrial and scholarly research in a broad range of sciences to modify, manipulate or tailor the surface, size, or shape of a particular material.
With the NCC you gain access to over $11 million in sophisticated materials characterization equipment and analytical services unique to the mid-Atlantic region.
Last Updated: Fri, Mar 16, '18
|Bruker Bioscope AFM||Fully Operational|
|Hitachi FE-SEM Su-70||Fully Operational|
|Jeol LV-5610 SEM||Not Operational||Please use Hitachi SU-70|
|LSM 710 Laser Scanning Microscope||Operational||Argon Laser is not stable. 20x is not available|
|LabRam HR Evolution||Fully Operational|
|Nikon Digital Optical Microscope||Not Operational|
|Quantum Design VersaLab||Fully Operational|
|Rame-hart Contact Angle||Fully Operational|
|Skyscan 1173 microCT||Fully Operational|
|ThermoFisher ESCAlab 250||Fully Operational|
|VEECO ICON AFM||Fully Operational|
|Dimension FastScan AFM||Fully Operational|
|X’Pert PRO PANanalytical||Fully Operational|
|ZEISS Libra 120 TEM||Not Operational||Waiting on equipment service|
|Zeiss Auriga Crossbeam FIB||Operational||EDX option is down, other functions are operational|
|PANalytical X-Ray Fluorescence||Fully Operational|
|Physical Property Measurement System||Fully Operational|