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User Facilities & MakerSpaces

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THE SPACE YOU NEED
TO CREATE AND INNOVATE

User Facilities

MSE USER FACILITY

Fee-for-service and fixed-fee-for-service options:

  • XRD
  • SEM
  • TGA
  • DSC
  • FT-IR
  • Raman

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NANOFABRICATION CLEANROOM

Two Class 100/1000 cleanrooms:

  • Fabrication processes
  • Metrology capabilities
  • Electron Beam Lithography (EBL)
  • Focused Ion Beam (FIB) instruments

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MACHINE SHOP

4,300 sq. ft. of space into three work zones:

  • Engine and assembly area
  • Wood and sheet metal shop
  • Heavy machine tools

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CENTRAL FACILITY FOR MICROSCOPY & MICROANALYSIS

Major equipment includes:

  • 3 SEMs
  • 2 TEMs
  • Dual Beam FIB/ESEM

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MAKERSPACE EQUIPMENT

Electrical Engineering Makerspace


  • Conventional soldering station
  • Hot-air/Touchless soldering station
  • PCB milling machine
  • Drillpress
  • 3D printers
  • High-end oscilloscope
  • LCR meter
  • function generator
  • Power supply
  • Digital multimeter
  • Resistors
  • Capacitors
  • Inductors
  • Diodes
  • Transistors
  • LED
  • IC
  • Wire/cable
  • Connectors
  • Mechanical parts (nuts, bolts, screws, etc.

Mechanical Engineering Machine Shop


  • Wind tunnel models
  • 3D mathematical models
  • Precision tooling
  • Structural weldments
  • Robotics devices
  • Pressure vessels
  • Stress analysis
  • Strain gaging
  • Design assistance
  • Sheet metal, plastic, wood structures
  • Microsurgical instruments
  • Medical devices
  • Product development
  • Turning (manual + CNC) lathes
  • Milling (manual + CNC, up to 4 axis)
  • Precision grinding (form and surface)
  • Precision measurement and inspection
  • CMM coordinate measuring machine
  • Welding (MIG, TIG, most steels and aluminum)
  • Wire Electrical Discharge Machine (Wire-EDM) 
  • Objet 30 Pro 3D printer

UCR Creat'R Lab
Makerspace


  • 3D printers
  • 3D scanners and associated software
  • Digital fabrication tools
  • Basic hand tools
  • Electronics for prototyping
  • Sewing and textiles
  • Paper cutting and zine-making
  • Electronics
  • Photography
  • Videography and music
  • Virtual reality
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