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Current hourly recharge rates
Rates have been approved by Management Accounting and Analysis (MAA) and the Dean's Office in June 2018. These rates are effective from July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2020.
|Description||internal rate1||external rate 1
for academia and
|external rate 2
for the rest of
|Leica SP5 II laser scanning confocal microscope on an upright stand||40||--||55||--||111||--|
|GE DeltaVision OMX SR super resolution microscope3||50||25||108||51||217*||102*|
|Misc. light microscopes||5||--||7||--||14||--|
|FEI Apreo VolumeScope4||8||4||17||7||34*||14|
|Philips CM100 transmission electron microscope||69*||--||126||--||252*||--|
|Sample preparation lab||35||--||56*||--||111||--|
|Training and assistance5||63*||--||138*||--||277*||--|
* Hourly rate has increased.
1 Users must provide valid UW budget numbers to use the internal rate. UW Biology users without a budget number can also use the internal rate, please check with Facility staff.
2 Confocal microscopes: Leica SP5 II laser scanning confocal microscope on an inverted stand, Nikon A1R HD25 laser scanning confocal microscope, Olympus IX81 with DSU spinning disk confocal microscope, and Yokogawa CSU-X1 spinning disk confocal microscope
3 On the confocals and OMX, sessions after 6PM and before 9AM, weekends, or with duration longer than 6 hours, that is from the 7th hour onward, will be charged at extended rate.
4 Sessions longer than 48 hours, that is from the 49th hour onward, will be charged at extended rate.
5 This is a surcharge to the hourly rate of the equipment. Microscope training usually consists of 2 3-hour sessions and other equipment training can be 30 min. to an hour.