About Us

NCNSM Characterisation Facility

Our facility provides a wide range of instrumentation for use by the nanotechnology community, and others, to characterise their research samples. Researchers from universities and other public institutions, as well as from industry, are welcome to book time on our instruments using the booking facility.

The following instruments are available for external users to book and use, either with or without the help of an operator from the Centre. Please contact us on mward@csir.co.za for bookings.

Image-forming

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Scanning Probe

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X-ray

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Optical

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Polymer

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Other

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Both the Department of Science and Technology as well as the Council for Scientific and Industry Research have contributed to the establishment of this facility and we are very thankful for their support.