X-ray Devices

New x-ray machines
X-ray machines must be registered with the Mississippi Department of Health upon arrival. Contact the Radiation Safety Officer for assistance.

New student or employee
Email the following information to Environmental Health & Safety at compliance@research.msstate.edu:

  • Full name
  • Date of birth
  • NetID
  • MSU nine digit id number
  • X-ray machine that will be used

Training instructions will be sent to you by return email. Upon completion of training, a dosimeter will be issued.

Disposal of x-ray machines/electron microscopes
Contact the Radiation Safety Officer to dispose of an x-ray unit and cancel the registration. Prior to pickup by Receiving and Property Control, you muse complete the Radioactive Equipment Decommissioning Form.