Center for Advanced Materials Characterization in Oregon


The Center for Advanced Materials Characterization in Oregon (CAMCOR) is a full service, comprehensive materials characterization center housed in the Lorry I. Lokey Laboratories at the University of Oregon. CAMCOR hosts capital-intensive equipment for microanalysis, surface analysis, electron microscopy, semiconductor device fabrication and traditional chemical characterization. Run by dedicated and professional directors who are highly trained and experienced in their fields, CAMCOR can provide technical and professional expertise to solve any of your problems and meet deadlines.

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Commercial Services
High Resolution and Analytical Facility

High-Resolution Analytical TEM Facility

State-of-the-art equipment to perform atomic-resolution imaging and nanoscale composition analyses of materials.

MicroAnalytical Facility

MicroAnalytical Facility

Resources for sample preparation and materials analysis by Electron Probe Micro Analysis (EPMA) and Environmental Scanning Electron Microscopy (ESEM).

Nanofabrication and Imaging Facility

Focused Ion-Beam and Scanning Electron Microscopy Facility

Equipment supporting focused ion-beam and scanning electron microscopy (FIB-SEM), material characterization, and electron-beam lithography for nanofabrication.

NMR Spectroscopy Facility

NMR Spectroscopy Facility

Diverse array of magnetic resonance research capabilities for routine and advanced analysis of both solutions and solid state samples.

Polymer Characterization and Thermal Analysis Laboratory

Polymer Characterization and Thermal Analysis Laboratory

Equipment to to determine the processing behavior and thermal and mechanical properties of polymeric materials and polymer based composites.

SuNRISE Facility

Microfabrication and Photovoltaic Characterization Facility

A shared user laboratory for the characterization, evaluation, and fabrication of photovoltaic cells.

Surface Analytical Facility

Surface Analytical Facility

Instrumentation for characterizing the composition of the outermost few nanometers of materials, and for imaging surface topography and chemistry.

X-Ray Diffraction Lab

X-Ray Diffraction Lab

Equipment for using X-ray diffraction applications to study 3-D atomic structure and other characteristics for a wide range of materials.

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Masters Industrial Internship Program
Oregon Nanoscience And Microtechnologies Institute
Materials Science Institute
University of Oregon