Policies

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The key points are reported here for a quick glance:
  • All IIT staff are eligible to use the MCF@IIT. Users external to IIT may request for service measurements or be allowed to use the facility at the discretion of the MCF@IIT personnel
  • All users must be trained by the laboratory responsible prior to any unsupervised use of instruments.
  • Any papers incorporating data acquired or analyzed in the MCF@IIT must acknowledge the use of the MCF@IIT. Please include a statement in the acknowledgements section, such as “We thank the Materials Characterization Facility at the Fondazione Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia for help with [characterization]
  • When you publish a paper incorporating data acquired at the MCF@IIT, please send either a reprint of the paper or the complete citation of the paper to the This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Specific rules must be complied with for each laboratory:

Mech Lab SPM Lab XRD Lab