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Sample Submission

Purdue Users

Submit Sample

Sample submission is via our online portal, iLab. Log in and follow the instructions to submit a service request.

External Users

External users can fill out the external client submission form. Note: Don't forget to print out your completed sample submission form and bring it to the lab along with your samples.


Rates vary based on client affiliation. HRMS analysis is billed on a per sample basis. ICP-MS and CHN analysis are billed on a per run basis where per sample costs decrease as the number of samples submitted increases. Microwave digestion of samples submitted for ICP-MS analysis can be performed if necessary. See our Rates page for more details.


NOTE:  Researchers with new elemental analysis projects should contact Dr. Ryan Hilger ( prior to bringing samples!

Samples for analysis should be placed on the shelves outside BRWN 3144.  Questions regarding submitted samples should be directed to:

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 4:00pm