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Welcome to The J. Mike Walker '66 Department of Mechanical Engineering at Texas A&M University!

Review below the rates for equipment setup and usage. Please reach out to the shared services staff at MeenSharedServices@tamu.edu for any questions.

Fees and Rates

  • Training Rates: Instrument rate plus $49 per Hour
  • Equipment Setup: $48 per Hour
  • External Users: Plus 150% of rates listed
  • KLA-Tencor P-6 Stylus Profiler: $14 per hour, located in JCain 308.
  • VEGA II LSU SEM: $20 per hour, JCain 308A.
  • VHX-600 Digital Microscope: $11 per hour, located in JCain 308.
  • High-Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC): $30 per hour, located in JCain 321.
  • Total Organic Carbon (TOC) Analyzer: $31 per hour, located in JCain 321.
  • Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) System: $50 per hour, located in JCain 321.
  • MicroClimate Environmental Chamber: $11 per day, located in JCain 308.
  • Photron FASTCAM SA5 High Speed Camera: $152 per day. Email for information on long-term use.
  • Olympus BS 61 per Visitech QLC-100 Confocal Microscopy: $14 per hour, located in JCain 308.
  • Simultaneous Thermal Analyzer: Q600 SDT: $10 per hour, located in JCain 308.
  • Differential Scanning Calorimeter:  DSC Q1000: $13 per hour, located in JCain 308.
  • Veeco Dektak 150 Profilometer: $14 per hour, located in JCain 308.
  • Salt Spray Chamber: $31 per week per shelf, located in JCain 309.
  • Sputtering System (AJA Orion 5): $40 per hour, located in DRTY 107.
  • Instron Tensile Compression Yield Tester (4206): $25 per hour, located in JCain 308.
  • Wilson Rockwell 2000 Hardness Testing Machine: $10 per hour, located in JCain 308.
  • Wilson TUKON 1102 Micro-Hardness Tester: $10 per hour, located in JCain 308.
  • Fume Hood: $5 per hour, located in JCain 320.
  • Cress Single Furnace: $10 per hour, located in JCain 320.
  • Cress Double Furnace: $10 per hour, located in JCain 320.
  • Autoclave HV-50: $10 per hour, located in JCain 308.
  • Metal Evaporation Chamber: $10 per hour, located in JCain 308.
  • Vicon Motion System: $76 per hour, located in JCain 303.