Chemical Services Authorization Form.  If you are a reasearcher at ISU, this form must be completed before we will accept samples from you, train you to use an instrument, or authorize after-hours entry to our facility labs. The form can be printed out and scanned in and emailed, or the paper form can be taken to 1605 Gilman. Submission instructions are on the form. 

Chemical Services Authorization Form - External.  If you are not an ISU researcher, the external version of the Authorization form must be completed before we will accept samples from you. The form can be printed out and scanned in and emailed. Submission instructions are on the form.


Access Request Form.  Most of our labs are open during the day; the exceptions are 1702/1708 (NMR/EPR) and 1707 (X-ray) in Gilman.  To access these labs or for after-hours access to the other labs, we must program the door locks to accept the prox chip in your ISU card.  The locks are reprogramed on Thursday afternoon. If you lose your ISU card or the chip stops working, this form can also be used to request access for a new card. Access to the X-ray lab (1707 Gilman) is restricted to individuals that have completed X-ray safety training and the X-ray Device Worker Application detailed below. 

X-ray/Radiation Producing Device Worker Application form. The X-Ray Device Worker form is now online, and you must be on the ISU campus or logged in to the ISU VPN to complete it. You must complete online X-ray safety training prior to submitting this form. If you cannot access the web form for some reason, please email Sarah. This form is required to use CIF X-Ray facility and to be authorized work in 1707 Gilman Hall even if you are not using X-Ray instruments.  


Elemental Analysis.  Almost all elemental analysis measurements are done by staff.  Fill out the header information.  Do not fill out the results section.

X-Ray Single Crystal Analysis, Submission form.  All Single Crystal X-Ray Determinations are done by staff. Please, fill the form and e-mail it to BEFORE bringing the sample. MS EXCEL format Submission Form has instructions in "HowToFill" tab.