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HMS Research Instrumentation Core Facility

Director: Mazor, Ofer, Ph.D.

Location: Armenise Building, Room 408, Harvard Medical School, 210 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115

Core Summary:

The Research Instrumentation Core Facility enables the development of new scientific instruments in order to further research at Harvard Medical School and affiliated institutions. Special preference is given to projects intended to generate novel instruments for cutting-edge research in neuroscience and the root causes of neurological dysfunction.

Institutions:
  • Harvard Medical School
Personnel/Contact Information:

Director: Mazor, Ofer, Ph.D.
Phone: (617) 432-8299
Email

Member: Gorelik, Pavel
Role: Instrumentation Engineer
Email

Services:
  • Consulting and referral

    Consultations may include design of hardware or software, purchasing decisions, or assistance with implementation.

  • Design and fabrication services

    The facility staff can perform design and fabrication for those projects that are most appropriate to the facility’s mission and expertise.

  • Knowledge/technology transfer

    Facility staff are knowledgeable about customized research instruments already in use in the community and are able to help interested researchers disseminate their ideas to other labs.

  • Shared equipment and workspace

    The facility provides tools and workshop space for authorized researchers to design and prototype their own electronics, optics, mechanical devices, and software.

  • Training

    Facility staff can train research scientists in the design and fabrication of customized research instruments. The staff will organize and lead short training courses on specific topics.


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Last updated: 2015-12-07T11:15:35.402-06:00