The Materials Science Center (MSC):
  • Provides state-of-the-art instrumentation, support facilities, and expert technical assistance for research and education in materials.

  • Serves materials science research needs of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, the state of Wisconsin, and the nation.

Faculty and staff with diverse expertise use the center and are available to help solve materials-related problems.

The MSC serves a wide audience representing over 40 departments and 5 colleges at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. The MSC is also affiliated with the Soft Materials Laboratory, which specializes in polymer synthesis and characterization of physical and mechanical properties of polymers and other materials.

Upcoming Events

Free Leica Microscopy Workshop
Applications for Materials Science & Engineering
Wednesday June 7th
Room 3239 Engineering Hall
9:00 Presentation
10 - 1 Workshops
Lunch will be provided!
Please email Julie (jalast@wisc.edu) or Craig (cwollschlager@nuhsbaum.com) to register.

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