All rates are in PKR.

Material Characterization Lab

Instrument Student/Faculty USPCASE Commercial USPCASE
Scanning Electron Microscope with EDX Analyzer 800/- (2 images per sample) 2000/-
X-Ray Diffractometer 400/- (Per hour) 2000/-
Dynamic Mechanical Analyzer 800/- (Per Sample) 2000/-
Differential Thermal Analyzer 800/- Up-to 600º C Above 600º C additional 100/- 2000/- Above 600º C additional 200/-
Thermogravimetric Analyzer 800/- Up-to 600º C Above 600º C additional 100/- 2000/- Above 600º C additional 200/-
Differential Scanning Calorimeter 800/- (Per Sample) 2000/-
Gold, Palladium Coating 800/- (Per 5 Samples) 1600/-
Carbon Coating 400/- (Per 5 Samples) 800/-

Material Synthesis 1 Lab

Instruments Specification Rates for students/Faculty Rates for commercial users
UV/VIS/NIR Spectrophotometer Per sample 400 /- 2000/-
Fourier Transform Infra-red Spectrophotometer per sample 400/- 2000/-
Solar Simulator and IV Measurement System Per sample 1000/- 3200/-
Solar Cell Quantum Efficiency Measuring Device Per sample 1000/- 3200/-
Rockwell and Universal Testing Machine Hardness Per sample 800/- 1600/-

Fuel Cell

Instrument Specification Student/Faculty USPCASE Commercial USPCASE
PEM Fuel Cell Per Hour 1600/- 3200/-

Electron Microscopy Lab

Instrument Student/Faculty USPCASE Commercial USPCASE
UTM 800/- (Per Sample) 2000/-
Advanced Pendulum Impact Tester 800/- (Per Sample) 2000/-

Material Synthesis Lab 2

Instruments Specification Rates for students/Faculty Rates for commercial users
Abrasive Cutting Per sample 500/- 1000/-
Precision Cutting Per sample 700/- 1400/-
Mounting press Per sample 500/- 1000/-
Rough Polishing Per sample 500/- 1000/-
Fine polishing Per sample 800/- 1600/-
Spin coating Machine Per sample 800/- 1600/-
Desktop Centrifuge Per sample 800/- 1600/-

Thermal Engineering Lab

Instruments Specification Rates for students/Faculty Rates for commercial users
Atomic Force Microscope Scan size: 3×3 µ 2 images per sample 1500/- 3500/-
Scan size: 5×5 µ 2 images per sample 2000/- 4000/-
Bomb Calorimeter 1 test per sample 1500/- 2500/-
Thermal Constant Analyzer Room temperature 1 test/sample 1000/- 2000/-
Multiple Temperatures Below and above room temperature 2000/- Additional 200/test will be charged for test greater than 5 3000/- Additional 200/test will be charged for test greater than 5
Rheometer 1 test per sample 1000/- 2000/-
Goneometer+Tensiometer 1 test per sample 800/- 1500/-

Solar Technology Centre

Sr # Description For Sample Quantity
1-5
Sample Quantity
>6
1. Visual Inspection Test 2,000 1,500
2. Flash Test / IV Curve/ Real Power at STC 18,000 12,000
3. Electroluminescence Imaging (EL Test) 3,000 2,500
4. UV Preconditioning Test 44,000 38,000
5. Hail Impact Test 35,000 32,000
6. Module Breakage Test 13,000 12,000
7. Climatic Chamber (Thermal Cycling and Damp Heat Test) 35,000 30,000
8. Bypass diode thermal test 9,000 8,000
9. Insulation Test/ Dielectric Withstand Test 8,000 7,000
10. Water Spray Test 5,000 4,500
11. Reverse Current Overload Test 9,000 8,000
12. Corrosion in artificial Atmosphere/Salt Mist Corrosion Test 35,000 32,000