Measurement Fees

The following per-sample measuring rates apply to all non-University of Minnesota users, and are subject to change. University of Minnesota users should contact us (irm@umn.edu).

Hysteresis loops

Rate

     Princeton Measurements micro-VSM (at room-temp)

$64.27

     Princeton Measurements micro-VSM (at high-temp)*

$133.19

     Princeton Measurements micro-VSM (at low-temp)*

$149.85

     Lake Shore VSM (at room-temp)

$62.30

     Lake Shore VSM (at low/high-temp)*

$129.24

     MPMS-XL (“Big Red”)

$220.14

     MPMS3 (“SQUID-VSM”)

$220.14

 

Backfield remanence curves

Rate

     Princeton Measurements micro-VSM (at room-temp)

$66.19

     Princeton Measurements micro-VSM (at high-temp)*

$138.58

     Princeton Measurements micro-VSM (at low-temp)*

$167.74

     Lake Shore VSM (at room-temp)

$64.21

     Lake Shore VSM (at low/high-temp)*

$134.63

     MPMS-XL (“Big Red”)

$157.14

     MPMS3 (“SQUID-VSM”)

$157.14

 

FORC distribution

Rate

     Princeton Measurements micro-VSM (at room-temp)

$78.94

     Princeton Measurements micro-VSM (at high-temp)*

$170.95

     Princeton Measurements micro-VSM (at low-temp)*

$275.07

     Lake Shore VSM (at room-temp)

$76.97

     Lake Shore VSM (at low/high-temp)*

$166.99

 

Thermomagnetic M(T) cycles

Rate

     Princeton Measurements micro-VSM (at high-temp)*

$215.89

     Princeton Measurements micro-VSM (at low-temp)*

$424.14

     Lake Shore VSM (at low/high-temp)*

$211.94

     MPMS-XL ("Big Red")

$157.14

     MPMS3 ("SQUID-VSM")

$157.14

 

Remanence: single ARM or IRM measurement

Rate

     U-channel magnetometer with track system (DC SQUIDs)

$13.12

 

Remanence: stepwise AF demagnetization

Rate

     U-channel magnetometer with track system (DC SQUIDs)

$35.70

 

Remanence: stepwise thermal demagnetization

Rate

     U-channel magnetometer with track system (DC SQUIDs)

$84.01

 

Susceptibility: single AC measurement

Rate

     Kappabridge susceptibility bridge

$13.12

     MFK1-FA   susceptibility bridge

$13.12

 

Susceptibility: anisotropy measurement

Rate

     Kappabridge susceptibility bridge

$65.62

     MFK1-FA   susceptibility bridge

$32.55

 

Susceptibility: k(T) thermomagnetic measurement

Rate

     Kappabridge susceptibility bridge

$91.39

     MFK1-FA   susceptibility bridge

$91.39

 

Magnetic Microscopy (MFM)

Rate

     room-temperature

$2,019.18

     high-temperature

$2,241.29

 

QDM

Rate

     standard measurement

$2,014.18

 

Mössbauer Spectrum

Rate

     Room-temperature

$214.44

     Low-temperature, in-field (5.5 T)

$782.88

     Low-temperature closed-cycle refrigerator

$416.87

     Low-temperature, He dewar

$525.67

 

Extended Sample Prep

Rate

     drilling/sawing oriented specimens (per specimen)

$28.44

 

*$500 minimum required; low-temperature VSM/AGM measurements are currently not available due to helium shortage.

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