HMS Research Instrumentation Core Facility


The Research Instrumentation Core Facility enables the development of new scientific instruments in order to further research at Harvard Medical School and affiliated institutions. Special preference is given to projects intended to generate novel instruments for cutting-edge research in neuroscience and the root causes of neurological dysfunction.


The focus of the facility is the design and fabrication of electronic, optical, and mechanical devices, as well as software interfaces for these devices. The facility’s services include: