NIAC Fees

Hourly Rates

  • A minimum charge of 1/2 hour is billed for all equipment use, once the user has logged in to begin a session.
  • UW-AMIC members are eligible to receive 20% discount for all instruments.
  • On 7/1/2021 the usage cap for internal users was changed to $4,369.68/month per PI. When the cap is met, the rate drops to 20% of the full internal rate listed below.

NIAC Rates

wdt_ID Instrument Internal External (University) External (Industrial)
1 Training/Staff Assistance $52.44 $71.01 $202.09
2 AFM Bruker BioAFM $28.40 $55.71 $114.70
3 AFM Bruker Icon $21.00 $41.25 $106.21
4 AFM Bruker MultiMode 8 $18.57 $37.14 $93.94
5 Atom Probe $81.93 $131.09 $327.73
6 Confocal Andor Spinning Disk $26.22 $49.16 $122.35
7 FIB FEI Helios PFIB G4 $65.54 $101.60 $321.30
8 FIB Zeiss Auriga $45.89 $81.93 $294.96
9 Horiba GD Profiler $26.25 $51.45 $106.01
10 Indentation Bruker PI85/95 Pico Indenter $18.74 $29.45 $58.99
11 Indentation Hysitron TI-950 Triboindenter $30.59 $58.99 $120.16
12 Phase imaging Microscope $16.07 $25.17 $53.55
13 Prep Denton DV-502A Evaporator $4.37 $10.92 $18.57
14 Prep Dimpler $24.03 $27.31 $79.75
15 Prep FEI Vitrobot $21.42 $36.05 $53.55
16 Prep Fischione 1010 $6.55 $12.01 $44.80
17 Prep Fischione 1050 $8.74 $15.30 $54.62
18 Prep Fischione Ion Mill $26.22 $30.59 $89.58
19 Prep Ion Tech Mill $5.46 $12.01 $18.57
20 Prep Nanomill $14.21 $24.03 $89.58
21 Prep Tousimis CPD $21.42 $32.90 $53.55
22 Prep UltraMicrotome $9.83 $16.39 $61.17
23 Prep-Leica ACE600 Deposition $21.42 $42.84 $85.68
24 Prep-Leica ACE600 Vacuum $2.14 $4.28 $8.57
25 Profilometer KLA D-300 $21.00 $41.25 $106.21
26 Raman Labram Aramis $21.85 $52.44 $109.24
27 SEM LEO 1550VP $41.52 $81.93 $179.16
28 SEM Zeiss/Gemini 450 $41.52 $81.93 $179.16
29 SEM Zeiss/LEO 1530-1 $41.52 $81.93 $179.16
30 TEM Tecnai 12 $41.52 $81.93 $179.16
31 TEM Tecnai TF 30 $65.54 $101.60 $291.68
32 TEM TITAN $65.54 $131.09 $223.94
33 XPS Thermo K alpha $28.40 $55.71 $114.70
34 XRD Bruker D8 Discovery $18.57 $37.14 $92.85
35 XRD Hi Star 2 D $22.94 $37.14 $114.70
36 XRD Panalytical Empyrean $21.85 $43.70 $109.24
37 XRD Panalytical XPert MRD $18.57 $37.14 $92.85
38 Zygo New View $18.57 $37.14 $91.76
Instrument Internal External (University) External (Industrial)