Order Services

The AQRC offers analytical services and equipment for monitoring and measurement. To learn more about any of these services or should you wish to place an order with us, contact Principal Investigator Nicole Hyslop or the method expert listed for each technique.


Elements

X-ray Fluorescence (XRF) System Group Rates

Order Services: Krystyna Trzepla and Nicole Hyslop

UC Campus Recharge
Labor rate for technical staff support: $ 77.00/hour
Sample Analysis rate: $ 50.00/sample

Corporate* (Recharge + NUD)
Labor rate for technical staff support:  $ 103.00/hour
Sample Analysis rate: $ 67.00/sample

*The Corporate rate may vary annually as the NUD varies according to the UCD F&A Rate.

Synchrotron-induced X-ray Fluorescence (SXRF) Group Rates

Order Services: Nicholas Spada

Elemental analysis at the Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource.

Provides elemental concentrations for Al, Si, P, S, Cl, K, Ca, Sc, Ti, V, Cr, Mn, Fe, Co, Ni, Cu, Zn, Ga, Ge, As, Se, Br, Rb, Sr, Y, Zr, Nb, Mo, Ag, Cd, In, Sn, Sb, I, Cs, Ba, La, Ce, W, Pb, and Bi for various sample types.

Minimum order of 1,100 samples required.

UC Campus Recharge
Sample Analysis rate: $ 0.71/sample

Corporate* (Recharge + NUD)
Sample Analysis rate: $ 0.95/sample

Crocker Nuclear Laboratory Proton Analysis Group Rates

Order Services: Nicholas Spada

Elemental analysis via Proton-Induced X-ray Emission (PIXE), Proton Elastic Scattering Analysis (PESA), and Rutherford Backscattering (RBS).

Provides elemental concentrations for H, C, N, O, Na, Mg, Al, Si, P, S, Cl, K, Ca, Sc, Ti, V, Cr, Mn, Fe, Co, Ni, Cu, and Zn for various sample types.

Minimum order of 200 samples required.

UC Campus Recharge
Sample Analysis rate: $ 8.50/sample

Corporate* (Recharge + NUD)
Sample Analysis rate: $ 11.37/sample


Carbon

Carbon Analysis Group Rates

Order Services: Krystyna Trzepla and Nicole Hyslop

UC Campus Recharge
Analysis per hour: $57.00
Analysis per Sample: $34.00

Non UC Rates:
Analysis per Sample  $45/sample
Sample Analysis rate: $77/hour

FT-IR Rates

Order Services: Ann Dillner

*Minimum order of 50 filters required

UC Campus Recharge:
Labor rate for technical staff support:  $43/hr
Sample Analysis rate: $15/filter

Corporate
Labor rate for technical staff support:  $58/hr
Sample Analysis rate: $20/filter


Optical

HIPS Analysis Group Rates

Order Services: Krystyna Trzepla and Nicole Hyslop

UC Campus Recharge
Analysis per hour: $57.00
Analysis per Sample: $6.00

Non-UC Campus
Analysis per hour: $77.00
Analysis per Sample: $9.00

Mass and Optical Analysis of Strip-based Samples Group Rates

Order Services: Nicholas Spada

Soft beta ray attenuation and multi-angle/broadband spectroscopy.

Provides mass concentrations and absorption/scattering coefficients at 16 wavelengths for size-segregated samples collected by the DRUM impactor.

Minimum order of 8 strips required.

UC Campus Recharge
Sample Analysis rate: $ 32.73/strip

Corporate* (Recharge + NUD)
Sample Analysis rate: $ 43.75/strip