Flarsheim Hall

On-Site

Through the UMKC Department of Physics and Astronomy, the faculty maintain a diverse collection of on-site research equipment. The following facilities, tool-sets, and analyses capabilities are available for cost recharge or collaborative use with the UMKC Physics and Astronomy research groups:

Characterization
Type Method Tool(s) Dependencies Point of Contact
Electronic
Structure
X-ray Photoemission Kratos Axis HS T, θ Caruso
Electronic
Structure
Spin Resolved ARPES Scienta R4000 T, θ Caruso
Vibrational
Structure
FTIR T, Pressure Caruso
Vibrational
Structure
Raman T, Pressure Caruso
Physical
Structure
Atomic Force Microscopy Zhu
Optical
Properties
Ellipsometry Woolam xxx Caruso
Optical
Properties
Photoluminescence T Caruso
Electrical
Carrier
IV/CV Caruso
Electrical
Carrier
DC Hall Caruso
Magnetic
Structure
VSM QD-PPMS T,v Caruso
γ,n Detector
Properties
Pulse Height
and MCA
252-Cf and Gamma Caruso
Computational
Type Method Tool(s) Dependencies Point of Contact
Electronic
Structure
DFT OLCAO, VASP Ching
Rulis
Semiconductor
Modeling
TCAD FLOOXS Rulis
Physical
Structure
MD – Monte Carlo LAMMPS, HRMC Ching
Rulis
Nuclear Particle
Transport
Monte Carlo MCNP Caruso
Materials Growth
Type Method Tool(s) Dependencies Point of Contact
Thin
Film
RF/DC Magnetron
Sputtering
Lesker xxx gun T, Power
Pressure
Caruso
Thin
Film
PECVD Homebuilt T, Power
Pressure
Caruso
Bulk Laser Heated
Diamond Cell
Homebuilt Caruso