February 1, 2014 - September 30, 2015
|Labs and Equipment||Michigan Tech Researcher*|
|JEOL JSM-6400 SEM||$33.50/hr||$100/hr|
|Hitachi S-4700 FESEM||$40/hr||$130/hr|
|JEOL JEM-2010 TEM||$50/hr||$150/hr|
|Hitachi FB-2000A FIB||$59/hr||$170/hr|
|X-Ray Diffraction (XRD)||$2.40/hr**||$20/hr|
*If technical staff are used to operate equipment, staff hourly salary + associated fringe benefits will be charged to user research or incentive indexes. Only certified users can operate equipment.
**It is likely this rate will increase to a level near the previous rate of $5.50/hr after a new rate request in January 2013.