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WSE The Materials Characterization and Processing Core (MCP)

Overview of Services

 The Materials Characterization and Processing (MCP) core provides analytical instrumentation, preparation equipment, and processing capabilities for the development and characterization of new materials. The MCP serves the entire JHU community mainly focusing on inorganic characterization and processing. Included in the facility are: Scanning Electron Microscopy, Nanoindenters, Xray Photospectroscopy, Auger Spectroscopy, X-ray Diffractometry, and various sample preparation equipment. The center is scheduled to be consolidated into a new 2500 sq. ft. center in Maryland Hall rm 30 near the end of 2016.


Ken Livi - Director
Location: Maryland Hall 206
Phone: (410) 516-8145


Bryan Crawford - Sr. Laboratory Coordinator
Location: Maryland Hall 003
Phone: (410) 516-5335


Ada Simari - Administrative Manager
Location: Maryland Hall 206
Phone: (410) 516-5339



Location and hours of operation


 Hours                                             Location

 Hours Open: 8:00am-5:00pm

Hours Staffed: 8:00am - 4:00pm

 Homewood Campus, Maryland Hall 206
3400 N. Charles St.
Baltimore, MD 21218


Links and Resources

  1. Johns Hopkins Whiting School of Engineering Website