Scientific Instrument Shop

The Scientific Instrument Shop (SIS)/Machine Shop West Campus is staffed by Instrument Makers, Senior Laboratory Mechanics, Biomedical Electronics Engineers and Biomedical Electronics Technicians who construct and repair all types of mechanical and electronic/electrical equipment for the research, teaching and clinical requirements of faculty, staff, students and other RRC services.

Notice to all Research Resources Center Customers

In order to minimize COVID-19 spread, the Research Resources Center, Scientific Instrument Shop is implementing the following temporary mandatory guidelines for using this core:

  • Instead of shaking hands, exchange greetings with a wave, bow, or nod
  • Try to keep at least one meter/three feet distance between yourself and others
  • Disinfect any equipment or parts you bring with 70% ETOH
  • Wash your hands before you come to SIS

If you have any flu like symptoms (g., fever, cough, shortness of breath) please do not use the core services. You should stay home and follow the appropriate guidelines as indicated by the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Р