Centre for Material Analysis

The Centre for Material Analysis (CMA) is a research infrastructure unit of the University of Oulu. The CMA offers research and analysis services for the University’s research groups and industry. Versatile selection of modern research equipment and a cleanroom facility creates an excellent environment for carrying out research in the fields of materials science and micro and nanotechnology.

Most of the instruments of the CMA can be used in various fields of science and technology, for example microelectronics, metallurgy, geology, chemistry, and biomedicals. The personnel of the CMA supports researchers by training them to use the devices and by solving problems related to their research. The research infrastructure of the CMA is also utilized in education.

The CMA provides analysis services also for companies, other universities, and research institutes.




Clean Room