Sample Submission

The Center for Stable Isotope Biogeochemistry (CSIB) at Berkeley accepts organic, soil, water, and air samples for determination of stable isotope ratios of carbon, nitrogen, sulphur, oxygen and hydrogen at natural abundance. Make sure samples meet the guidelines specified below:

Consistent with the recently announced “shelter in place” guidance from the Alameda County and the City of Berkeley due to COVID-19, our receiving room is close. Therefore we cannot accept packages until May 1st. Please feel free to contact us at stableisotopes@berkeley.edu or mambelli@berkeley.edu about alternate address to use.

Direct sample packages to the following address :
Center for Stable Isotope Biogeochemistry
Integrative Biology / University of California
163 LSA
Berkeley CA 94720 MC 3200

In case USPS is used as a carrier, direct sample packages to the following address :
Center for Stable Isotope Biogeochemistry
Integrative Biology / University of California
3040 VLSB
Berkeley CA 94720 MC 3140

We recommend the use of a secure carrier for shipping samples. You must contact the lab prior to shipping frozen or raw samples.

Form for Sample Submission

Pricing

For questions about sample analysis, please contact either:
Wenbo Yang, Manager
stableisotopes@berkeley.edu
tel: (510) 643-1748 fax: (510) 643-1749 or
Prof. Todd Dawson, Director
tdawson@berkeley.edu
tel: (510) 642-6090