To become a Center for Integrative Nanotechnology Sciences user, you must be approved and/or certified) by CINS:

Important Note:

ALL USERS MUST ADHERE TO THE RULES AND GUIDELINES of the Center for Integrative Nanotechnology Sciences at UALR: Violation of these rules may lead to the suspension of your usage rights indefinitely!

Please read the rules and guidelines carefully since it contains sensitive information, including information on Intellectual Property rights!!

Prior to approval (certification) ALL applicants/users must complete and submit these forms:

Users from outside of UALR must also complete the:

  • User Institutional Approval section within the User Information Form above

Note: Non-UA system users must also carry proof of Accidental Insurance from their institution/organization/company

Users must also be very familiar with the UALR and UAMS health and safety regulations prior to using the CINS facility :

All users are also required to complete the UALR General Laboratory Safety Training or CINS Laboratory Safety Training.
Licensed users must be certified by Qualified CINS Staff before the users can access an instrument. The CINS staff also provides guidance, consultation, and collaboration in the analysis of materials. In some cases, additional training may be required. Check with CINS staff for required training on specific instrumentation.

Our primary concern is YOUR Safety and the Safety of our Equipment!!!!!!

Below are the Facility User Fees for Academic and Non-Academic Users:

If you have any questions or comments, please contact Dr. Fumiya Watanabe ( at 501.683.7456.

Contact Us:

Center for Integrative Nanotechnology Sciences
2801 S. University Ave NANO Building
Little Rock , AR   72204
Office: 501.683.7456
Fax: 501.683.7601
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