External Users / Industry Partners

External users refer to users from other Irish institutions, government bodies or industrial organisations.

The Centre for Microscopy and Imaging  welcome submissions from external users to access the imaging technologies that we have on campus.

We will provide support and advice on how best to image your samples and provide support for post acquisition image processing.

For external users from academia, standard academic rates apply, see our charging rates here.

For external users from industry , Charges for access are as follows:

CMI instrument Rate / hr Training
Light Microscopy €180 €270
Confocal Microscopy €180 €675
Raman Microscopy €180 €900
Electron Microscopy (including sample
Preparation)
€240 €900
Training typically involves up to 2hrs Light Microscopy 5hrs plus for AFM/TEM/SEM/Confocal/Raman. 
Who to Contact:
Light Microscopy and Raman Microscopy : Dr Peter Owens , Phone 091 494036
Electron Microscopy, AFM: Dr. Eadaoin Timmins, Phone 091-493866 .