Baskin Engineering Lab Support

Baskin Engineering Lab Support (BELS)

What we do

  • Setup and Maintain Instructional Labs for Jack Baskin School of Engineering (BSOE)
  • Operate a Parts Stockroom for BSOE Faculty and Students (purchase via recharge or student misc fee)
  • Print posters for BSOE students, faculty and staff
  • Operate the MSDNAA Service for BSOE Students and Faculty
  • Provide research lab support (for recharge).
  • Provide research lab design assistance (for recharge).
  • Supplement and assist BSOE facilities, BSOE/ITS techstaff as needed.

    BSOE recieving services is also located in the BELS Parts Stockroom.

How to get Help


BELS is generally staffed from 9am to 7pm, Monday to Friday.
Student sales hours at the parts window are generally 1-5pm, Monday to Friday.


The BELS Parts Stockroom is located in the the basement of the Baskin Engineering Building in room BE40. This is across the hall from the PBSci Machine Shop at the west end of the building.

Staff Contacts

Please e-mail unless you have an emergency!

Christian Monnet
Development Engineer

Baskin Engineering, Room 66
9am - 6pm


position open:     Development Engineer


Robert Vitale
Director of Laboratories and Facilities
Electrical Engineer

831-459-3794 (Office)
831-596-5360 (Mobile)
Baskin Engineering, Room 349
M-F 9am-6pm via appointment UCSC Google Calendar


BELS Student Staff phone:     831-459-4905


Student Course Material and Misc Fee Information

Course Material Fees (CMF) also known as lab fees are listed on the registar's page here

Instructional and Facilities Information

Instructional Lab Listing

-Listing & description of BSOE Instructional Labs

Research Lab Facilities

- Listing & description of BSOE laboratory facilities for grant proposals

Instructional Lab Planning and Schedules

BSOE Equipment Inventory & Checkout Information

Below is a listing of BSOE equipment from the 2007 EQ920 Inventory.


Notebook Computer and Tablet Checkout and Information

Instructional Lab Committee and Lab Improvement Planning

Policy Discussions

Historical Lab Course Material Fee Updates

BELS Internal Use

BELS Operational Meetings

BelsWeeklyMeeting - Running agenda for BELS meeting

BELS Forms and Procedures

BELS Inventory Tracking

Poster Printing Support

Technical Info, Equipment Notes & Recommendations

Annual Purchases