Melbourne Advanced Microscopy- Electron Microscopy Unit

The University of Melbourne


Dr. Eric Hanssen


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Post author: Eric Hanssen. Last update: 02/11/2015 at 1:19 pm by Eric Hanssen.

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The Bio21 node of Melbourne Advanced Microscopy Facility  is an electron microscopy as well as optical microscopy facility. Techniques and expertise available range from Scanning electron microscopy to trnasmission lelectron microscopy thru super-resolution and confocal microscopy. Equipment: FEI Teneo VolumeScope, FEI Quanta Scanning Electron Microscope (ESEM); Philips XL-30 Scanning Electron Microscope; FEI Nova dual beam, focussed ion beam system; FEI Tecnai F30 Transmission electron microscope; FEI Tecnai F20 Transmission electron microscope, SP5 leica confocals, one OMX Blaze super-resolution

Access by:

  • We primarely teach users to use the instruments
  • We can also do collaborations or fee for service



Know how:Expertise:Availability of technical support:

  • Support for experimental design is available.
  • Support for instrument use is available.
  • 3D electron microscopy
  • super-resolution microscopy
  • nanofabrication
  • SEM
  • microanalysis
  • confocal microscopy



Contact the facility manager to discuss training and access.

Electron Microscopy: Eric Hanssen

Optical Microsocpy: Paul McMillan

Access by collaboration, Access by fee for service
Access by users external to managing organisation, Access by users internal to managing organisation


FEI Nova Nanolab200 dual beam, focussed ion beam system

Scanning Electron Microscope, Focussed ion beam instrument used for Scanning electron microscopy, nanofabricaiton, elemental anaylsis, patterning.

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FEI Tecnai F30 Transmission electron microscope

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Melbourne Advanced Microscopy- Electron Microscopy Unit

Bio21 Institute for Molecular Science & Biotechnology. 30 flemington rd, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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Type: Commercial research services provider, Core facility in a research organisation
Discipline areas: Biological Science, Chemical Science, Engineering Science, Food Science, Materials Science, Nano Science, Physical Science
Precinct: Central
Affiliations: Bio21 Institute, The University of Melbourne
Accreditation: OGTR
Biological Science categories: Clean rooms, Confocal, Electron, Fluorescence, In-vivo imaging, Light, Live-cell, Microscopy, Nanofabrication, Quantitative image analysis, Small animal, Two-photon, Widefield/deconvolution

Tags: 2-photon microscopy, clean room, confocal microscopy, EDS, EDX, electron, ESEM, FIB, localization microscopy, microscopy, PALM, Scanning, scanning electron microscopy, SEM, STORM, structured illumination, super-resolution, TEM, transmission, transmission electron microscopy