Environmental Scanning Electron Microscope used for Imaging of almost anything
Post author: Philip Francis. Last update: 01/03/2014 at 5:32 pm by Philip Francis.
Manufacturer: FEI, Quanta 200 ESEM. Installed 2002.
1. Has Gatan Alto Cryo stage attached for biological imaging, by freezing, fracture and gold coating
2. Has Oxford AZtec SDD EDS (Energy Dispersive X-ray detection system for elemental analysis)
Funding sources: ARC LEIF
Benefits of the FEI Quanta 200, AZtec EDS, Gatan Alto Cryo, High vacuum, Low vacuum & ESEM modes
Can do all standard SEM imaging and Environmental mode allows wet or biological samples to be imaged with out any special preparation.
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