- Published: Tuesday, 24 July 2012 00:00
The Manchester X-ray Imaging Facility is a Research Council Small Facility, and as such, charges for the running costs of the facility. Please contact the Projects & Grants Manager Helen Ryder directly to discuss pricing.
Academic access: These rates charged are based on full academic collaboration, leading to co-authored peer reviewed publications. All research council and other grant applications that include MXIF time should be discussed in detail with a member of MXIF staff at an early stage of grant development, and must approved by one of the co-directors before submission.
Beam time can be booked in half-day (four hours) and full-day (eight hours) units.
From August 2017 charges for academic access are as follows:
A discount of 22.2% is applicable for projects funded entirely by RCUK,
All publications resulting from analysis performed at MXIF must acknowledge the following research council support: "We would like to acknowledge the assistance provided by the Manchester X-ray Imaging Facility, which was funded in part by the EPSRC (grants EP/F007906/1, EP/F001452/1 and EP/I02249X/1)"
Commercial access: The rates charged are based on individual project requirements. All projects must be discussed with the Industrial Experimental OfficerJames Carr before any request is submitted.