UTSA Large Scale Testing Lab (LSTL)

About our Core

The Large-Scale Testing Laboratory is to serve students and researchers in UTSA's Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.  

Contact Information

LSTL@utsa.edu

University of Texas at San Antonio
One UTSA Circle

Hours of Operation

Monday-Friday
8:00am - 5:00pm

Core Acknowledgment Policies

"The authors acknowledge the University of Texas at San Antonio Large-Scale Testing Laboratory for support during this work."

"The authors would like to thank Dr. FirstName LastName (Large-Scale Testing Laboratory, University of Texas at San Antonio) for technical support."

New User Access 

UTSA Users

Principal Investigators (PIs)

1) Select "sign-up" or "login" button at the top-right of this screen and register using your myUTSA ID (abc123) credentials.
2) If you are a PI with a valid Project ID assigned to you in PeopleSoft, your Group/Lab account will automatically be created with access to those avaialable funding accounts upon first-time login. Fund information is automatically imported nightly. Please contact iLab@utsa.edu if your funding information is not available in our system.

Non-PI Users

1) Select "sign-up" or "login" button at the top-right of this screen and register using your myUTSA ID (abc123) credentials.
2) Fill out the iLab registration page, select your PI Group/Lab, and verify your contact information.
3) Once your registration is submitted, the PI and/or Lab Manager will receive a notification that you have requested a membership to the Group/Lab. They will need to 1) approve your membership and 2) assign funds to your account (Speedtypes=Project ID or Cost Center) before you can submit a request and use core facility resources.

Non-UTSA Users

1) Complete the External User Access Request Form (here).

2) UTSA Staff will validate/coordinate if your institution has an active Research Service Agreement with UTSA. **This agreement must be signed by both institutions before any work can be performed. 
3) Complete the iLab registration wizard for "Non-UTSA Users".

Registration for Non-UTSA Customers
1) Select "sign-up" button at the top-right of the screen (or here
2) Receive a welcome email from iLab (typically within one business day) with login credentials.
3) Use login credentials provided to finish account creation.

4) If/once an active Service Agreement is signed, your user account will be granted access to UTSA's iLab System. 

For further information regarding this service agreement, please contact ORIS@utsa.edu.

For any assistance or general questions regarding iLab, please contact iLab@utsa.edu

Contacts

Name Role Phone Email Location
Wassim Ghannoum
Scientific Director
 
210-458-3698
 
wassim.ghannoum@utsa.edu
 

 
Christopher Rohlfing
Core Manager
 

 
christopher.rohlfing@utsa.edu
 

 

Service Item List


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Available Equipment and Resources

Name Price
MTS Large  
General Use Mon-Fri 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
General Use Sun-Sat 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Internal $55.00 /hr
Higher-Ed/Non-Profit $82.50 /hr
Commercial/Industry $99.00 /hr
UT System/In Network $55.00 /hr
MTS Medium  
MTS Small  
General Use Mon-Fri 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
General Use Mon-Fri 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Internal $35.00 /hr
Higher-Ed/Non-Profit $52.50 /hr
Commercial/Industry $63.00 /hr
UT System/In Network $35.00 /hr

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