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AIF Seeks Multiple Undergraduate Student Employees

The AIF is seeking to hire multiple undergraduate students as hourly employees. Students will work in the Analytical Instrumentation Facility (AIF) to primarily support one...

50-in-50: AIF Challenge

[updated 6/10/2021]   CONGRATULATIONS to the AIF lab managers for completing this challenge in just 43 days! The Talos and the Verios were the top two labs...

Pollen in North Carolina

Dr. Aaron Bell captured the images below using the Variable Pressure Scanning Electron Microscope. The Hitachi S3200N variable pressure scanning electron microscope (VPSEM) is a...

Meet Ishita Kamboj

Tell me a little about yourself! I am a second year PhD student in the Department of Materials Science & Engineering. I study how to...

Meet Brendan Roess

Tell me a little about yourself! Hi, my name is Brendan Roess, and I graduated from NC State in 2020 with a B.S. in Biological...

Staff Spotlight: Fred Stevie

Fred Stevie is in his 20th year as a staff member for AIF. He is responsible for X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (XPS) analysis, works with Focused...