FIB - FEI Helios NanoLab 600 dual beam FIB/SEM - Status: In Use
||The FEI Helios NanoLab 600 DualBeam system integrates focused ion and scanning electron beams for FIB and SEM functionality in one instrument.
YouTube video demonstrating what is covered in basic training of the Helios
YouTube video tutorial on use of the Helios to prepare lamellas
1. You must create an RSC user account with a PI-approved funding source.
2. You must complete RSC general safety training.
3. You must complete the Radiation Safety Short Course AND obtain a dosimeter badge (regardless if you are working with radioactive or non-radioactive materials).
4. You must complete the FIB Knowledge Training course through eLearning; submit a training request using the "Training" link at the bottom of the page and follow the instructions to be added to the course; you must complete this course regardless of any prior coursework or operational experience related to SEM or FIB you may have.
Latest Status Log EntryFeb 25, 2021 - User Note: New omniprobe installed and sharpened; with proper care, should easily last for 50+ lamellas