X-ray Microanalysis Laboratory

About Us

The X-ray Microanalysis Laboratory, or MizzoµX, is a College of Arts & Science facility housed in the Department of Geological Sciences . While we specialize in the analysis and visualization of geological materials, we can accommodate a wide range of sample types and scientific goals with our instrumentation.

  • SERVCES: We offer full services in x-ray tomographic microscopy and scanning electron microscopy, including working with you on sample preparation, processing, and data analysis.

  • CONSULTATIONS: We are happy to provide free consultations to determine the needs for your material analysis or for proposal planning.

  • CONTACT: Please feel free to reach out using the service request form or by the emails listed below. We look forward to working with you!

  • LOCATION: We are located in Room 1, Geology Building.

Dr. James D. Schiffbauer

Director and Associate Professor

Department of Geological Sciences


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Dr. Tara Selly

Assistant Director and Research Assistant Professor

Department of Geological Sciences


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