Opened in January 2013, the Center for Advanced Surface Analysis (CASA) is a common UNIL/EPFL platform located in the Geopolis building of University of Lausanne.
This Swiss research center is hosting 3 laboratories, among which the SwissSIMS lab, organised around the following last generations micro-analytical Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometric (SIMS) instruments:
- Two LA-ICP-MS (Quadrupole Elan 6100 DRC and Sector-field Element XR)
LA-ICP-MS laboratory led by Prof. Othmar Müntener (UNIL) and by Prof. Urs Schaltegger (UNIGE)
For more information, please visit the CASA website