EQUIPMENT RATES AND SUPERUSERS


Equipment

Local Hourly Rate

Local Staff Time

Min Hours

Max Hours

Other Academic
Rate

Other Academic Staff Time Rate

External Rate

External Staff Time Rate

Superuser

Angstrom Metals Deposition System

$30**

$33.3

1

5

$36**

$40

$90**

$100

Matthew Yankowitz

Boyan Ivanov Penkov

Bal-Tec Critical Point Dryer

$15

$33.3

0.5

6

$18

$40

$45

$100

Steve Miller

Beamer

$15

$33.3

1

6

$18

$40

$45

$100

Steve Miller

Cambridge NanoTech ALD

$30

$33.3

1.5

3.5

$36

$40

$90

$100

Shrestha Sajan

Cressington Sputter Coater

$25

$33.3

0.5

3

$30

$40

$75

$100

Scott Trocchia

Diener Plasma Etch

$30

$33.3

1

2

$36

$40

$90

$100

Tim Olsen

Edwards Thermal Evaporator 1

$15

$33.3

2

3

$18

$40

$45

$100

Yuan Jia

Heidelberg (1um) Laser Writer

$25

$33.3

1

4

$30

$40

$75

$100

Aida Colon

Heidelberg (3um) Laser Writer

$25

$33.3

1

4

$30

$40

$75

$100

Aida Colon

Laurell Spinners

$15***

$33.3

0.25

2

$18***

$40

$45***

$100

Scott Trocchia

Nanobeam nB4

$50

$33.3

1

10

$60

$40

$150

$100

Cheng Tan En-Min Shih

Oxford ICP RIE

$35

$33.3

1

3.5

$42

$40

$105

$100

Jia Li (Leo)

Oxford PECVD

$45

$33.3

1

10

$54

$40

$135

$100

Konstantinos Alexandrou

Parylene Coating

$15

$33.3

1.5

4

$18

$40

$45

$100

Christopher Choi

Suss MA6 Mask Aligner

$25

$33.3

0.5

2

$30

$40

$75

$100

Scott Trocchia

Westbond Aluminum Wire Bonder

$20

$33.3

0.5

3

$24

$40

$60

$100

Jason Hon

Westbond Gold Wire Bonder

$25

$33.3

0.5

3

$30

$40

$75

$100

Jason Hon

Disco Dicing Saw

$20

$33.3

0.5

8

$24

$40

$60

$100

Brian Stern

Wyko NT9100 Optical Profiler

$20

$33.3

0.5

3

$24

$40

$60

$100

Boyan Penkov

**Plus $35 set-up charge for precious metals.

***Plus $5 set-up charge for chemicals.

Rates are effective as of June 1, 2016 for Columbia Facilities users and are subject to change. Contact Nirit Porecki-Shamay regarding use by non-Columbia researchers.