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The Materials Characterization Lab offers a broad range of characterization services not limited to microscopy, diffractometry, and physical testing. The MCL is run by the Materials Science and Engineering Department at the University of Utah and staffed with well-trained student technicians.

Contact Information

MSE Characterization Lab
Meldrum Civil Engineering Building (MCE) Rm. 1325
110 Central Campus Dr.
University of Utah
Salt Lake City, Utah 84112

Phone: 801-581-5303

Lab Hours: Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm (MT)

Lab Director & Oversight Committee

Garrett Meeks - Materials Characterization Lab Director

Angela Nelson - Administrative Officer

Taylor D. Sparks - Faculty Advisor

Mike Scarpulla- Faculty Advisor

Dmitry Bedrov- Faculty Advisor

Last Updated: 1/11/17