The Center for Exploration of Energy and Matter (CEEM) is a multidisciplinary laboratory performing research and development in the areas of accelerator physics, nuclear physics, materials science, life science and biomedical applications of accelerators. Community outreach is tantamount to CEEM and thousands of visitors have enjoyed our warm welcome and generous hospitality. This page is offered in hopes of making your visit to CEEM pleasant and productive.
Visitors are encouraged to request assistance and advice regarding arrangements such as tours, lodging reservations, rental cars, etc. Please contact CEEM by telephone at (812) 855-9365.
Access to CEEM
CEEM is open between the hours of 8:00 am and 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday. The facility is closed for all major holidays. Authorized visitors may access the facility at any time.
Casual visitors who wish to attend educational events or contact employees at CEEM should enter the building at the main entrance on Milo B. Sampson Lane and discuss their needs with the receptionist in the lobby. He or she will be happy to accommodate visitors in any possible way.
Recent re-evaluation of security requirements within the United States and within Indiana University have necessitated that visitors to CEEM must comply with a few regulations before entering the research sections of the facility. Accelerators produce radiation and materials that have been exposed to this radiation may become activated. Compliance with our safety and security policies will make your visit both informative and safe.
Persons interested in spending several days at CEEM for the purposes of research or other academic activities should contact CEEM well in advance of their visit for information and lab access requirements. The staff at CEEM would be pleased to provide you with any required paperwork in advance of your visit.
Guided, general orientation and customized tours are offered to persons who are interested in learning more about the history, research and other activities at CEEM.
All tours must be pre-arranged.
Tour members must be 13 years of age or older.
Organizations need to provide adequate adult supervision during tours. There must be at least one adult with the group for every 10 participants 18 years of age or less.
Other restrictions apply.