Shared Instrumentation Facility

The Shared Instrumentation Facility (SIF) offers instrumentation which support image acquisition and elemental analysis for many scientific disciplines including material sciences, chemistry, life sciences, bioengineering, agriculture, geology, and environmental sciences. It operates as a cost-recovery center providing not only instrumentation but also specimen processing. The SIF facility is staffed by on-site specialists to assist you with your data acquisition and training needs. SIF is open to all LSU faculty, staff and students as well as employees of other academic and industrial institutions. The facility is managed by Dr. Clayton Loehn.