Electron Microscopy Core
Monday through Friday - 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Users who have received training and require the use of the Electron Microscopy Suite after hours can obtain access from Kim Young. Policies regarding use of the facility after hours are listed on the Policies webpage.
Suite W162 on the first floor of the new Medical Sciences Building; 1301 N Columbia Rd
Transmission Electron Microscopy
Hitachi 7500 TEM
Magnifications, x700-300,000. kV range,40-100. 50 film capacity. Auto montage capacity. Equipped with ± goniometer for 3-d imaging. Device and its image output seen below:
RCM MTX Ultramicrotomes
Will accept both glass and diamond knives. Mounted on air-supported vibration free tables. Equipped with mechanical advance regulated by remote control instrumentation. Device and its image output seen below:
Scanning Electron Microscopy
Hitachi 4700 Field Emission SEM
Magnifications x30-300,000. kV range 5-30. Backscatter detector. "Joy-stick" control of x,y,z,rotate & tilt motions (for 3-d images). Device and its image output seen below:
Denton Desk II Sputter and Turbo-sputter Coaters:
Equipped with gold/palladium and platinum targets. Thickness monitor included. Device and its image output seen below: