Sharif Center for laboratory Services (Central Lab)

Tech-unit information
Manager Dr. Mohammad Reza Ejtehadi
Phone +98 21 66166246-7
Address Sharif Center for laboratory services (Central Lab), Sharif Technology Services Complex, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran.


Sharif Center for Laboratory Services (Center Lab) at Sharif University of Technology (SUT) is centralizing the Laboratory Services at SUT and the main activities of this center lab are focused on facilitating the access to advanced laboratory services and also using the advice of professional experts in the field of the needs of science and technology.


  • To centralize the common use of equipment and advanced tools with multidisciplinary applications.
  • To facilitate mutual services between the university’s laboratories.
  • To make registration, access to services, and follow up easy and fast.
  • To set and to control of national and international standards.
  • To support the university’s laboratories, for development, training, upgrading and maintenance.
  • Bilateral or multilateral agreements between other laboratories outside the university.

Expertise & Abilities:

  • Scanning Probe Microscopy (SPM):
  • Contact Atomic Force Microscopy (Contac AFM)
  • Non-Contact Atomic Force Microscopy (Non-Contact AFM)
  • Atomic Force Microscopy
  • Scanning Tunneling Microscopy (STM)
  • Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM):
  • Secondary Electron Mode (SEMODE)
  • Back Scattering Electron Mode (BSEMODE)
  • Energy Dispersive Spectroscopy (EDS)
  • OPTICAL Microscopy:
  • Confocal Microscopy
  • Fluorescence Microscopy
  • Optical Microscopy Reflected Mode
  • Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM)
  • Spectroscopy, Spectrometry and Diffraction
  • X-Ray Methods:
  • X-Ray analyze of widespread range of materials liquid, powder, bulks, sheet, nanostructure and thin film samples
  • Grazing Incident XRD (GIXRD) analyze on coating and thin film samples
  • Identify the Compounds and Crystalline Structures
  • Determine the area under the curve (to calculate crystalline percentage)
  • Low Angle analyze on Powder, bulk, sheet samples
  • Small Angle X-Ray Scattering (SAXS) analyze on Nanosize and Nanostructure samples
  • X-Ray Reflecting (XRR) on coating and thin film samples
  • Azimuthal Scan
  • X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (XPS)
  • X-Ray Fluorescence Spectrometry (XRF)
  • Dynamic Light Scattering (DLS):
  • Particle- Size Distribution
  • Zeta Potential
  • Localized Surface Plasmon Resonance  Spectroscopy (LSPR)
  • Inductively Coupled Plasma Atomic/Optical Emission Spectroscopy (ICP-AES & ICP-OES):
  • Mössbauer spectroscopy
  • Fourier Transform Infrared (FTIR)  Spectroscopy
  • Photoluminescence (PL) Analysis
  • Diffuse Reflection/transmittance Spectroscopy (DRS /DTS)
  • UV-VIS Spectroscopy:
  • UV-VIS Spectroscopy
  • Spectroscopy UV-Visible (UV- vis)
  • Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy (NMR):
  • (DMSO)1H-NMR
  • (CDCl3)13C-NMR
  • (DMSO)13C-NMR
  • (CDCl3)H-C-NMR
  • (CDCl3)31P-NMR
  • (DMSO) 31P-NMR
  • (CDCl3) 19F-NMR
  • (DMSO)19F-NMR
  • Fluorescence Spectrometry
  • Ellipsometry
  • Mechanical test of materials:
  • Tensile Test at Elevated Temperature
  • Tensile Test at Room Temperature
  • Rotary- Bending  Fatigue Test
  • Tension- Compression Co-axial Fatigue Test
  • Sample Preparation:
  • Carbon and Gold Coating
  • Electric Oven
  • Spin coating
  • Electron Beam
  • PVD
  • Freeze Dryer
  • Acoustic and Electroacoustic Tests:
  • Acoustic certification and Confirmation
  • Acoustical Measurement
  • Acoustical designing and simulating
  • Designing and Making acoustical Structures and Devices
  • Macroscopic Tests:
  • Thermal Analysis( TGA, DSE , DTA)
  • Chromatography:
  • High Performance Liquid Chromatography
  • Gas Chromatography
  • Amino Acid Analyzer
  • Four Point Probe Resistivity Measurements
  • Gas Sensing
  • Adsorption/Desorption Porosimetry (BET)
  • Solar Cell Characterization
  • Self- cleaning and Photo catalytic tests 
  • (CA)Contact Angle Measurement
  • Measurement of total dissolved solids and suspended solids in water and wastewater.
  • Measurement of the turbidity, dissolved oxygen, conductivity, salinity
  • Measurement of the hardness (total hardness, temporary and permanent)
  • Measurement of the Amount of heavy metals (Mercury, Arsenic, Cadmium …)
  • Measurement of the Anions (Carbonate, Bicarbonate, Nitrate, Nitrite, Sulfide, Sulfate, Chloride …)
  • Biological and Microbiological measurements (Coliform bacteria, Total coliform, Nematodes)
  • BTS Test
  • NSS-lab Methodology and RFC5311
  • RFC2889
  • RFC2544
  • Network Security Test
  • Network Router Test
  • Network switch Test