The labs are (mostly) located in the sub-basement of the Gordon Center for Integrative Science.

MRSEC Materials Preparation & Measurement Laboratory
Gordon Center for Integrative Science ESB09
The University of Chicago
929 E 57th St
Chicago, IL 60637


Paid parking can be found a few blocks away at either the Campus North Parking Structure (55th & Ellis) or the Medical Campus Parking B (57th & Cottage Grove) garages. Street parking is difficult around campus.

Operating Hours

The labs are open to all users Monday through Friday from 8am to 5pm. Fully trained and qualified users may request 24/7 after-hours access.

Technical Staff

Dr. Justin Jureller

MPML Manager, James Franck Institute
Office: GCIS ESB09
Phone: (773) 834-3864

Dr. Qiti Guo

Senior Scientist, James Franck Institute
Office: GCIS ESB41
Phone: (773) 702-7811

Faculty Director

Prof. Heinrich Jaeger

Professor of Physics, James Franck Institute
Office: GCIS E229
Phone: (773) 702-6074