Fee Structure

Academic User Institution Subscription Duration Fee 


Fall/Spring Semester $400
Staff/Grad/Undergrad LSU Summer Semester $300
Staff/Grad/Undergrad LSU Monthly  $150


* Billing for the Fall/Spring/Summer semesters for recurring users will begin
   on the first day of class according to the LSU Academic Calendar

* Users that request cleanroom use past the semester billing date or anytime
   during the semester will be billed at a monthly rate


Industry user Hourly Fee
General cleanroom use $40


Staff Charges Hourly Fee
Sample characterization for academic non‐subscribers $40
Staff assistance fee for subscribers $25
Sample characterization for industrial users $90
Thin film measurement $100/sample
Ellipsometer Data Analysis  $40


The facility is open during official LSU work days 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday.  After - hours (4:30 p.m. to 7am) weekdays and weekends require approval. Contact Shaloma Malveaux for details.

 All Industrial requests or questions regarding the fee structure must be directed to the NFF Assistant Director