Research Services

  • 3 MV Electrostatic Accelerator

  • LASP Thermal Tank

CU-Boulder has specialized test and research facilities and equipment. At times, that equipment is available for use by other personnel or projects either inside or outside of CU. This site will contain a listing of the equipment available, details about the equipment, and who to contact for further informaiton. As with all items on this website, if in doubt, contact the Industry office for help.

Note - this page and project is currently under development. A searchable database is being created. Pilot testing will be conducted focusing on Engineering equipment prior to expanding to the entire campus. Information shown during this pilot phase is valid and the equipment/facilities are available for use. Contact Industry Office for assistance if you have an interest.

Equipment Available For Use

Type Item Name Details Spec Sheet Users
Accelerator 3 MV Electrostatic Accelerator Largest dust accelerator in the world available for use by the lunar, space, and plasma physics communities Click here Internal & External
Space Flight Hardware Test & Calibration Various LASP engineering a range of capabilities that take instruments and components from concept through finished product Click here Internal & External
X-Ray Diffraction Bruker D2 Phaser X-Ray Diffraction Desktop System All-in-one phase analysis tool capable of analyzing solid powders, thin films and bulk samples to determine crystal structure and composition for reliale SAXS measurement or microstructures. Internal & External