The McMaster Nuclear Reactor retains a staff of highly qualified personnel with expertise in areas as diverse as nuclear analytical techniques, equipment design and fabrication, nuclear safety assessment and radioisotope production. In addition to supporting on-campus research and education, MNR staff also provide a number of products and services to both academic and industrial clients. For information regarding availability, scheduling, or pricing, please e-mail the contact person listed on the individual “service” page. For further information email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. as indicated on the user access page.

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    Medical Isotopes

    MNR is proud to be one of the world’s leading suppliers of Iodine-125. Our I-125 is prepared from high purity Read More
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    Research Grade Isotopes

    Staff at MNR also prepare small (mCi) quantities of investigational radioisotopes for research purposes (see list below). Each radioisotope is Read More
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    Technical Grade Isotopes

    MNR offers these cost effective radioisotopes for applications requiring less rigorous quality standards. Each radioisotope is prepared from a high Read More
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    Neutron Activation Analysis

    The Centre for Neutron Activation Analysis (CNAA) at MNR is a unique facility among Canadian universities that offers commercial irradiation Read More
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    Neutron Irradiation

    MNR has a number of in-core sites available for neutron irradiation of samples. The sites have a range of physical Read More
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    Technical Services

    The Technical Support team provides a number of essential technical services for ancillary groups at MNR including Iodine-125 production, radioisotope Read More
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    Nuclear Dating Techniques

    39Ar-40Ar Method Nuclear dating plays an important role in the fields of Earth Sciences and Archaeology as one of the Read More
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    Neutron Diffraction

    Neutron diffraction is a non-destructive technique that is used to probe the structure of materials at the atomic level. The Read More
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    Neutron Radiography

    Neutron radiography is a non-destructive technique for photographing the interior structure of solid objects. While radiography conceptually similar to conventional Read More
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