All SAF users must review the general approach to ACMAL training.

ACMAL Training

SAF Training

Coursework Training

Affiliated courses are generally restricted to students at the graduate level.

The surface analysis course CHE 5665/MSE 5665 has the following objectives:

  1. Understand and measure physical and chemical processes on a surface
  2. Distinguish differences between surface science techniques and their respective capabilities
  3. Analyze and interpret example data from surface science lab measurements
  4. Recognize, review and critique surface science literature
  5. Design and propose a project and choose a surface science technique to solve a reasonable hypothesis


All SAF users must review the general classification to ACMAL authorization, use rates, and session accountability.

ACMAL Authorization

ACMAL Use Rates

ACMAL Session



Before reserving equipment, all users must familiarize themselves with lab procedure and policy.

Surface Analysis Instrument Google Calendar Name
Perkin Elmer PHI-660 Scanning Auger Microscope ACMAL > ACMAL-Auger

All SAF users must review ACMAL use rates and session accountability.

ACMAL Use Rates

ACMAL Session

Follow the instructions below to make a reservation. Many of the instruments can be reserved using Google Calendar.

Google Resource Calendar Instructions