In order to establish your KNI lab membership, please fill out the relevant form below and submit to Tiffany Kimoto (email@example.com), then follow the next steps below. External users will be required to submit additional paperwork. You can find information on our usage rates here.
KNI Information & Billing Forms
- Caltech members
- Caltech SURF/WAVE students
- JPL members
- Non-Caltech Academic or Government members
- Industry/corporate members
Non-Caltech Academic/Government and Industry/Corporate members are considered external users. There are additional requirements to set up an external user's KNI lab membership:
- Facilities Use Agreement (FUA)
- Proof of Liability Insurance (COI)
- Purchase Order (PO)
Please contact Tiffany Kimoto (firstname.lastname@example.org) for full instructions and the required paperwork for setting up your external lab membership.
For all users: Once paperwork has been submitted, please contact Associate Director of Technical Operations Guy DeRose (email@example.com), and Lab Coordinator and Safety Officer Bert Mendoza (firstname.lastname@example.org), to schedule your general safety training session. Training will take about 3 hours total, including the in-lab wet chemistry portion.
NOTE: If you will be using the Tecnai TF-30 TEM only, you can bypass the general safety training requirement and contact Matthew Hunt (email@example.com) directly to schedule instrument training.