Core Labs Host Open House

Core labs to host open house

Two NDSU institutional core labs are scheduled to host an open house Wednesday, Oct. 11, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.


Visitors will learn about capabilities that are available for research and education. The Electron Microscopy Center is located in the USDA Northern Crop Science Laboratory. The center is equipped with two transmission electron microscopes, two scanning electron microscopes, micro-computed tomography and an array of sample-preparation equipment and supplies, as well as a variety of light microscopes and secure image storage and sharing.


Research Operations Core Lab facilities are located in the Research 1 Addition and Research 2 buildings. Focus areas include: materials synthesis and processing, materials characterization, microfabrication, device packaging and testing, and reliability/failure analysis.


Staff will be on-hand to provide tours and answer questions. Refreshments will be served. For more information, contact Aaron Reinholz at 1-5338 or