Housed in the Department of Geosciences, this state-of-the art facility is funded with an endowment from Signal Hill Petroleum. It currently has an inner clean room with 2 conventional fume hoods and 1 laminar flow-hood, a DIONEX IC 5000 equipped with a DIONEX AS-DV autosampler for cation/anion analysis, a Perkin-Elmer LS 45 Fluorescence spectrometer, and a Cary 50 UV/Vis Spectrophotometer.
The Center is a repository of subsurface data and logs for over 14,000 wells in southern California as well as offshore seismic data.
IIRMES is a joint research facility operated by the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics and the College of Liberal Arts. It maintains extensive analytical equipment including an Agilent 7500ce ICP-MS with ASX-500 autosampler, GCB Optimas ICP-MS with laser ablation system, FEI Quanta 200 ESEM, and Agilent Technologies Gas Chromatographs (GC 7683B and 7890A series). For a complete list of instrumentation and contacts, click on the link.
SCMI a consortium of several California State University Campuses, University of Southern California, and Occidental College. It provides access to three ocean-going research vessels, support staff, and dockside facilities.