Use our infrastructure
EPFL offers a wide range of research infrastructures across its several campuses. Learn more about these facilities, accessible to EPFL members and external users.
Facilities, in alphabetical order
The BioImaging & Optics platform is dedicated to providing state of the art light microscopes and image analysis tools for life sciences.
Providing assay development, screening infrastructure, chemical collections and know-how for the identification of bioactive hits and leads.
A world-class technological platform dedicated to research in micro- and nano-fabrication. 1400 m2 surface of cleanrooms and almost 100 pieces of state-of-the-art processing equipment. Used by more than 500 users.
The Central Environmental Laboratory provides expertise and services in the fields of environmental analytical chemistry and molecular biology.
The SCITAS centre provides EPFL researchers and partners with access to infrastructure and expertise for high performance computing.
The Flow & Mass Cytometry Core Facility provides state-of-the-art instrumentation, technical expertise and advice, training, and cell sorting service.
The Gene Expression Core Facility provides a diverse set of tools for the functional and quantitative analysis of genomes and transcriptomes, down to single-cell resolution.
A suite of laboratories with all the competence and specialists for a large panel of histological preparations.
The CIME is a central facility in electron microscopy dedicated to studies in solid state physics, material science and life sciences.
EPFL Library aims to facilitate excellence in teaching and research by providing rich collections and tailored services to EPFL community.
The facility is equipped with state-of-the-art mass spectrometers to provide the best quality of service to EPFL and external users in a wide range of applications.
The NMR platform provides user support (routine, liquid, solid, bio) and full maintenance of the 23 NMR instruments on the EPFL campus.
The Protein Production and Structure Core Facility’s mission is to assist, advice and connect researchers in protein sciences and integrative structural biology.
This platform, with its advanced mass spectrometry methodologies, provides with identification/quantitative analysis of proteins and lipids.
PIXE benefits from one of the best micro CT scanning systems for the non-destructive and three-dimensional characterization of materials.