How to Become a User

NFF Users Working Hours

  • All Users: Monday – Friday ( 7 a.m. – 5 p.m.)
  • Users with After-Hours Access: All hours on weekdays and weekends and university holidays 

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Step 1

Complete the project proposal form.

Submit the completed form (signed by the user and PI) to Shaloma at smalvea@lsu.edu.

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Step 2

Read the Cleanroom Safety Training material. Take the online cleanroom safety test. The Cleanroom training is scheduled for every first Monday of the month and third Tuesday of the month at 3 PM. Indicate your preference in online test form.

Test results will be sent to you via email.

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Step 3

Contact Shaloma at smalvea@lsu.edu for attending the 1.5 hour seminar covering rules on safety, basic chemical handling, and cleanroom protocol.

Users are trained on clean room logistics, and operation of General Equipment.

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Step 4

Go through the Radiation Safety Training and take the Radiation safety test online. You will be prompted to enter your Cleanroom Test date in the form.

Once the test has been passed, users will be emailed instructions for submitting a digital picture for identification, a form for a dosimeter badge, and CAMD access card.

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Step 5

Pick up your access card from Craig Stevens.

Contact Greshma at gnair@lsu.edu for specific equipment training.

 After Hours Access

 Read the After-hours access policy and access the After-hours access form. Contact Shaloma at smalvea@lsu.edu for more details.