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Radiation Effects Facility

Local Information

Cyclotron Institute / Luedecke Building

The Radiation Effects Facility is located within the Luedecke Cyclotron Institute building on the campus of Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas.

 

 

 

 

Location

Our physical address is 120 Spence St, College Station, TX. On campus, we are directly across Spence Street from the Zachary Engineering Education Complex and directly behind the Jack E. Brown Engineering Building.

Airports

College Station is served locally by Easterwood Airport (CLL). Houston's George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) is an alternative (1.5 hour drive), as is Austin's Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) (2 hour drive).

Hotels

Hotels are plentiful in the College Station area, with many located less than a mile from the Cyclotron Institute.

The Bryan-College Station Visitors Bureau has a good list of accomodations.

Parking

Parking near the Cyclotron Institute building is limited. There are four 24-hour reserved spaces that have been designated for Cyclotron Institute visitors. These spaces do not require a hang-tag and you are free to use them if they are open. The Northside Parking Garage and the Polo Road Parking Garage are additional options.

TAMU visitor parking information.

 

Building Entry

Radiation Testing Facility customers must announce their expected time of first arrival to Dr. Henry Clark (clark@comp.tamu.edu) 48 hours in advance and then provide timely updates if their plans change. They must enter and leave the Facility through the rear door. Following their initial check-in they will be given a code to the lockbox for subsequent re-entry.

If you are having trouble getting into the building you can use the phone by the rear door to contact the Control Room or call 979-845-1415 for assistance.

If you will need to load and unload equipment that you bring to the Facility yourself, please let us know about it in advance and give us an estimate of your expected time of arrival or departure. Drive to the loading dock and use the phone on the wall or the buzzer to contact the Control Room. Alternatively, you may call 979-845-1415 for assistance.

Shipping Your Equipment

If you are shipping test equipment to our facility, please use the following address:

ATTN: Henry Clark/SEE Line
Cyclotron Institute
120 Spence Street
Texas A&M University MS #3366
College Station, TX 77843-3366


Contact number for shipping is 979-845-1411.

Crates and skids should have a footprint under 60" x 60" in order to fit in our equipment lift. Overall height should be 80" or less. The lift has a 1000 lb. capacity limit.

For outbound shipments we can only assist with FedEx Express/Express Freight/Ground shipping. Arrangements for all other freight carries, including labels and pickup, must be handled by your group.

For assistance in getting your equipment shipped out please contact Bruce Hyman (bhyman@tamu.edu).

 

Parking Map

Building Entry

Shipping Equipment