The University of Colorado adopted the PPMS platform to facilitate bookings and billing from instrument cores on campus. New users should create an account, an dexisting users log in, through PPMS to request services, book instruments, and check current rates.  

Our rates as of January 2019 are as follows (note that most updated rates are on PPMS):

Item Name Unit of Sale Internal Rate: Unassisted Use Internal Rate: Training/Assisted Use External Federal Rate External Non-Profit Rate External Corporate Rate
1 XRM hour $75 $125 $100 $150 $250
1SE XRM SE: Mechanical Testing Chamber hour $100 $150 $150 $200 $300
2 Raman Spectroscopy System hour $50 $100 $75 $150 $150
2.1 Raman SE: Admin Use Only (enabled when multi-booked with Nanoindenter) hour $100 $100 $125 $200 $200
3 Nanoindenter hour $50 $100 $75 $150 $150
3.1 Nanoindenter SE: Extended displacement stage or Peltier stage (Same cost for either stage) hour $100 $150 $125 $200 $200
MB Multibook - Concurrent use of Raman + Nanoindenter (Utilizing Raman SE2) hour

$150
(100+50)

$200
(100+100)

$200
(125+75)

$350
(200+150)

$350
(200+150)

4 MTS Insight II Mechanical Tester hour $20 $70 $40 $80 $80