Rates


The Ohio State University:

The following rates are applicable to non-profit sources of funding through The Ohio State University.

Equipment Basis Unassisted Assisted After-Hours1
Apreo I SEM Hourly $76 $151 $57
Apreo II SEM Hourly $76 $151 $57
Quattro ESEM Hourly $76 $151 $57
Quattro ESEM Daily $608 - -
Quanta 200 SEM Hourly $60 $135 $45
Helios 600 FIB Hourly $81 $161 $61
Nova 600 FIB Hourly $76 $156 $57
Tecnai F20 TEM Hourly $88 $168 $66
Tecnai 30 TEM Hourly $76 $156 $57
Titan 60-300 TEM Hourly $118 $203 $89
Themis Z TEM Hourly $125 $210 $94
Glacios CRYO-TEM (Category I) Hourly $85 $170 $64
Glacios CRYO-TEM (Category II)2 Session $750 TBD -
Krios CRYO-TEM (Category I) Hourly $125 TBD -
Krios CRYO-TEM (Category II)2 Session $1,000 TBD -
HeliScan microCT (Category I) Hourly $80 TBD N/A
HeliScan microCT (Category II)2 Session $1,100 TBD N/A
MiniFlex XRD Hourly $23 $98 $18
SmartLab XRD Hourly $52 $127 $39
Sample Preparation Hourly - $80 -
Data Processing Hourly - $80 -

2Please discuss with CEMAS staff to determine if your session qualifies.

External Non-Profit:

The following rates are charged to academic institutions, government agencies, and non-profit sources of funding outside of The Ohio State University. Please be prepared to provide documentation indicating such.

Equipment Basis Unassisted Assisted
Apreo I SEM Hourly $120 $239
Apreo II SEM Hourly $120 $239
Quattro ESEM Hourly $120 $239
Quanta 200 SEM Hourly $95 $214
Helios 600 FIB Hourly $128 $254
Nova 600 FIB Hourly $120 $246
Tecnai F20 TEM Hourly $139 $265
Tecnai 30 TEM Hourly $120 $246
Titan 60-300 TEM Hourly $186 $320
Themis Z TEM Hourly $197 $331
Glacios CRYO-TEM (Category I) Hourly $134 TBD
Glacios CRYO-TEM (Category II)2 Session $1,182 TBD
Krios CRYO-TEM (Category I) Hourly $197 TBD
Krios CRYO-TEM (Category II)2 Session $1,575 TBD
HeliScan microCT (Category I) Hourly $126 TBD
HeliScan microCT (Category II)2 Session $1,733 TBD
MiniFlex XRD Hourly $37 $156
SmartLab XRD Hourly $82 $201
Sample Preparation Hourly - $126
Data Processing Hourly - $126

2Please discuss with CEMAS staff to determine if your session qualifies.


External Industry: 

We welcome inquiries from industrial users.  Quotes are available upon request. Please contact us at cemas@osu.edu.


The following fees are charged to all users (internal and external):

Fees  
Cancellation Charge
(within 12 hours preceding reserved time, or 24 hours for Apreos, or 48 hours for Cryo-TEMs)
2 hours of usage and labor, if applicable
Forget Log Off 2 hours of usage
No show Reservation time + forget log off
Instrument Training 'Assisted' rate
Data Storage Fees may be assessed if data is not removed in a timely manner

 

Please direct all billing questions, concerns, or issues to cemas@osu.edu.

To view historical rates for fiscal purposes, please click here.

Please plan for an average 3% increase of rates each year to accommodate the increasing cost of equipment service and maintenance.

1After hours rate is applied to usage between 5:00pm-8:00am Monday-Friday and all day Saturday-Sunday. Rate is only applicable to users with anytime access, in which no staff assistance will be available. If staff assistance is required, then this rate does not apply.

**Sessions in which there is training and/or when there is staff participation will be charged at the assisted rate.

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