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Wageningen University & Research, Shared Research Facilities (WUR-SRF)
Identification
Hosting Legal Entity
Wageningen University & Research
Address:
Droevendaalsesteeg 1 - Building 107, Wagenningen Plant Research, Wageningen, PO: 6708PB (Netherlands)
Location
Stippeneng 2, Wageningen Campus. Office: Impulse (building 115), Wageningen, PO: 6708 WE (Netherlands)
Structure
Type Of RI
Single-sited
Coordinating Country
Netherlands
Status
Status
Current Status:
Being upgraded since 2010
Scientific Description
Shared Research Facilities provide researchers the opportunity to use the advanced research equipment of Wageningen University & Research. We are open to all researchers from universities, research institutes and companies.

RI Keywords
3D imaging, LIDAR, Consumer behaviour, Electon microscopy, Plant biology, Next-generation sequencing, Surface Analysis (SA), Mass spectrometry, Identification of biomarkers and molecular targets, Phenotyping, Light microscopy, Earth and environmental sciences, HPC, Food science and technology
Classifications
RI Category
Centralised Computing Facilities
Micro- and Nanotechnology facilities
Genomic, Transcriptomic, Proteomics and Metabolomics Facilities
Biological/Biomedical Engineering and Biotechnology/Nanotechnology Research Facilities
Analytical Facilities
Scientific Domain
Biological and Medical Sciences
Chemistry and Material Sciences
Earth and Environmental Sciences
ESFRI Domain
Health and Food
Environment
Services
Use of shared research facilities

Shared Research Facilities offer access to advanced facilities of Wageningen University & Research. These facilities are accessible to all, including small and large companies, as well as knowledge institutes. For most of the facilities, a user can operate the equipment themselves or with the assistance of a dedicated operator. A few of the facilities can only be operated by WUR staff. Shared Research Facilities apply charges only for the time spent using the facility. The equipment can also be used in research projects carried out with Wageningen University & Research groups.

Equipment
Simulator of Human Intestinal Microbial Ecosystem (SHIME)
X-Ray Powder Diffraction (XRD)
Imaging platforms

X-ray Computed Tomography; 3T Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)with sensory stimuli; High-speed video recording; Drones - unmanned aerial vehicles. Visit https://www.wur.nl/en/Value-Creation-Cooperation/Facilities/Wageningen-Shared-Research-Facilities/Our-facilities/Microscopy-imaging.htm for further information.

Next Generation Sequencing equipment

Illumina, PacBio, Bionano and 10x Genomics Please visit https://www.wur.nl/en/Value-Creation-Cooperation/Facilities/Wageningen-Shared-Research-Facilities/Our-facilities/Next-generation-sequencing-NGS.htm for a detailed overview

High Performance Computing (HPC)
Microscopes

Electron microscopy; Light microscopy; Scanning Auger microprobe.

Advanced mass spectrometers

various Q-Exactives, DART-MS, IRMS, PTR-TOF-MS, MALDI-TOF/TOF, various GC(xGC)-MS,Synapts, LAESI Ambient imaging MS, preparative LC-MS, triple quads Please visit https://www.wur.nl/en/Value-Creation-Cooperation/Facilities/Wageningen-Shared-Research-Facilities/Our-facilities/Advanced-mass-spectrometry.htm for the detailed overview

Date of last update: 27/11/2018