S. N. Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences

Under Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India

Technical Cell - Central Equipment Facilities

Rates of Using Laoboratory Facilities

N.B. Effective rates of Equipment Utilization from 13th May 2014

For external users, we have two rates one for academic use and other for commercial use. Rates are as follows:

Sl. No.
Equipments and services
Type of measurements
Academic Rate [1]
Commercial Rate [1]
1.
XRD
i) Powder diffraction

ii) Reflectivity/Rocking Curve and Thin film analysis
₹ 500/-

₹ 1000/-
₹ 1500/-
2.
FESEM
Imaging
₹ 1500/-
₹ 3000/-
3.
ESEM
Imaging
₹ 1000/-
₹ 2000/-
4.
EDAX
₹ 500/-
₹ 1000/-
5.
AFM
Imaging
₹ 1500/-
₹ 2500/-
6.
VSM
Temperature range 77K-400K
₹ 1500/-
₹ 2500/-
7.
DLS
i) without filter

ii) with filter
i) ₹ 700/-

ii) ₹ 1000/-
i) ₹ 1000/-

ii) ₹ 2000/-
8.
TG/DTA
₹ 500/-
₹ 1500/-
9.
DSC
₹ 1000/-
₹ 2000/-
10.
HRTEM
(FEG source, 200KV)
i) Per hour (maximum two samples will be allowed in one hour)

ii) TEM grid preparation per sample (if required)

iii) Electron Energy Loss Spectroscopy (EELS ) study
i) ₹ 5000/-



ii) ₹ 500/-


iii) ₹ 9000/-
i) ₹ 6500/-



ii) ₹ 1000/-


iii) ₹ 10000/-
11.
Spectroscopic Ellipsometry
₹ 500/-
₹ 1500/-
12.
FTIR
₹ 1000/-
₹ 1500/-
13.
PLD
Without substrate and Target
₹ 5000/-
₹ 7000/-
[1] Per sample or per hour which ever is greater (in Rs.)
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