Contact for this Instrument: 

Todd Sowers

Laboratory Scientist

Email: 
tas11@psu.edu
Phone: 
814-865-1921
EESL Manager: 

Odette Mina

Managing Director of Energy and Environmental Sustainability Laboratories (EESL).

Email: 
oom5021@psu.edu
Phone: 
814-863-0002
Scientific Director: 
Susan Brantley, Distinguished Professor of Geosciences and Director of Earth and Environmental Systems Institute (EESI)
Equipment full name: 
Combi PAL autosampler with Gas Bench Interface attached to a Thermo Delta V Mass Spectrometer

Address: 112 Research West

Decription:  Stable (C and O) isotope analyses of carbonates or other minerals containing CO3 can be measured with the Gas Bench Combi PAL. Additional C and O isotope analyses of CO2 in headspace or soil samples where [CO2] is greater than 2%. 

 

 

 

Internal Rate: 
Instrument time: $59.00/hr, Operator time: $54.15/hr. For an estimated cost per sample, calculated based on rates of instrument and operator time, please contact us with your specific project request to include sample matrix, number of samples, and parameters of interest.
External Academic Rate: 
Instrument time: $143.95/hr, Operator time: $86.57/hr. For an estimated cost per sample, calculated based on rates of instrument and operator time, please contact us with your specific project request to include sample matrix, number of samples, and parameters of interest.
External Non-Academic Rate: 
Instrument time: $148.45/hr, Operator time: $89.28/hr. For an estimated cost per sample, calculated based on rates of instrument and operator time, please contact us with your specific project request to include sample matrix, number of samples, and parameters of interest.