- Cutting, orientation and polishing of crystals
- Scanning electron microscopy and X-ray microanalysis investigations of composition, composition uniformity and contaminants in solid materials
- Individuation of magnetic phases, advice on bulk and nanostructured magnetic devices,
- Characterization of single crystals by high resolution x-ray diffraction and double crystal x-ray topography
- Realization and testing of specific components for X-ray optics based on crystal monocromators
- Production of liquid Helium (at the Genova section of the institute) to support research activity
- Stoichiometry determination of II-VI compounds by means of the Vapour scanning technique.
- Preparation of targets for sputtering deposition.
- Measurements of emission spectra from thermal sources.