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Electron and Optical Microscopy

CCMR operates world-class electron microscopes in Duffield Hall, Bard Hall, and the Clark/PSB Complex.
Basic EM categories are below, with unique capabilities noted (click on the instrument name below for more information):

Scanning Electron Microscopy
> Zeiss Gemini 500 Scanning Electron Microscope: General purpose SEM in Clark Hall; high resolution imaging at low and ultra-low accelerating voltages.
> Tescan Mira3 FESEM: General purpose SEM in Bard Hall, plus EBSD and EDS
> LEO 1550 FESEM (Keck SEM): General purpose SEM in Clark Hall, plus EDS

Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM/STEM)
High Resolution STEM
> FEI Titan Themis CryoS/TEM (60-300kV): high resolution S/TEM, Cryo EM in Physical Sciences Complex
> NION UltraSTEM 100: high resolution STEM, world-class atom-scale EELS imaging in Duffield Hall
> FEI F20 TEM STEM: high resolution S/TEM in Duffield Hall
Cryo-EM
> FEI Titan Themis CryoS/TEM (60-300kV): high resolution S/TEM, Cryo EM in Physical Sciences Complex
> Thermo Fisher Talos Arctica TEM: Cryo-TEM optimized for single particle cryo-EM and cryo-tomography in Physical Sciences Complex
> FEI Tecnai 12 Bio-Twin TEM: cryo-screening and general purpose TEM in Physical Sciences Complex
> More information about cryo-EM at CCMR
General
> FEI Tecnai 12 Bio-Twin TEM: cryo-screening and general purpose TEM in Physical Sciences Complex
> FEI T12 Spirit TEM S/TEM: general purpose TEM in Duffield Hall

Sample preparation tools
> FEI Strata 400 STEM FIB: General purpose FIB for nano-sectioning and TEM sample preparation plus cryo-stage, in Physical Sciences Complex
> Microtomes, sputter coaters, polishers, etc. in various facilities

Optical Microscopy
> Olympus general purpose imaging microscopes in Duffield Hall

Other Microscopy
> JEOL 8900 Microprobe: General purpose X-ray (EDS, WDS) imaging.
> For scanned probe microscopy, click here
> For spectroscopic microscopy, click here

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