At MACES, undergraduate students, graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, faculty members, and summer MACES fellows have access to state-of-the-art instruments for synthesis, characterization, and performance evaluation, after training and certification. Major instruments and capabilities available in our faculty labs address:

UC Merced’s compact campus includes four shared user facilities: the Imaging Microscope Facility, the Environmental Analytical Lab, the Molecular Characterization Facility, and the Stem Cell Instrument Foundry.

In addition, some faculty have access to state-of-the-art instrumentation at Lawrence Livermore National Lab and the synchrotron facilities at Advanced Light Source and at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory.

FTIR Spectrometers

FTIR Spectrometers

Zeiss XXX Electron Microscope

Zeiss XXX Electron Microscope

Oxford Atomic Layer Desposition

Oxford Atomic Layer Desposition