The Energy and Environmental Sustainability Laboratories (EESL) are shared multi-user instrumentation facilities at Penn State that tie together world-class instrumentation and expertise in a broad array of analytical techniques covering materials in all phases.

COVID-19 Updates

Please visit the Institute of Energy and the Environment's Returning to Research page for details on EESL's process.

  • All EESL laboratories are now open..
  • To better serve our clients, we have created new laboratory emails to ensure timely response to all inquiries.
  • EESL labs are currently not scheduling any new student training. We will continue to update the website as new information becomes available
  • Sample drop-off procedures: Please follow each EESL laboratory link for detailed sample drop-off procedures during COVID-19.

Events and Opportunities

Radiocarbon Universe Webinars

The Energy and Environmental Sustainability Laboratories (EESL) has announced a webinar series titled Radiocarbon Universe. It will feature EESL's Radiocarbon Laboratory and experts in radiocarbon Tuesdays from 11 a.m. to noon (EDT). Each webinar is scheduled for 45 minutes of presentation and 15 minutes for questions and discussion. Attendees must register for webinars.