• About us

    Specializing in microscopy and spectroscopy for material and biological research​​

    ​The Imaging and Characterization Core Lab provides researchers with a wide spectrum of capabilities in imaging, structure and spectroscopy characterization. It houses state-of-the-art facilities in electron microscopy, nuclear magnetic resonance, physical characterization, surface science, and optical microscopy.  The Lab staff is equipped with expertise in technical areas to facilitate research interaction and collaboration between physical, chemical, biological and medical disciplines. 

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    ​Experience a typical day in the Core Labs ​—​ the next generation of research facilities. Our scientists support interdisciplinary research at KAUST and beyond.​

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