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Advanced Materials Characterization Center

The Advanced Materials Characterization Center is a core facility within the College of Engineering and Applied Science focusing primarily on Electron Microscopy and X-ray Diffractometry. We work with both internal and external clients on a wide range of sample types.

Contact us at 513-556-3220 or fickenm@ucmail.uc.edu for more details. 

Schedule Time in the Lab

Use the lab calendar system to choose a time frame to utilize the equipment in the AMCC lab.

Hours and Location

Mon-Friday from 9am-5pm.
The center follows the university's holiday and inclement weather closure policy. (Individual equipment hours may vary.)

The AMCC is located on the 3rd floor within the Engineering Research Center at UC's Main Campus. Parking is available in both Woodside Garage and the Campus Green Garage.

Instrument Training

Instrument training can be provided for users who will frequently be utilizing the facility. Contact AMCC staff for details.

In the News

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Technology at UC's Advanced Materials Characterization Center enables scientists to study the smallest objects.

Contact Us

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Melodie A Fickenscher

Research Associate, CEAS - Characterization Center

310 Engineering Research Cntr

513-556-3220