SEM - FEI Nova 430 w/EDS & CL - Status: Available
||The FEI Nova NanoSEM 430 is a FE SEM with resolution below 1 nm. The tool has an EDS detector and a monochromatic CL detector included.
Scanning Electron Microscopy wiki link
Guide to SEM Observation
Energy-Dispersive x-ray Spectroscopy (EDS) wiki link
Cathodoluminescence wiki link
TRAINING REQUIREMENTS: Course EMA 6507 or Discussing with staff the content of the following reading material: Goldstein, J.I., Newbury, D.E., Echlin. P., Joy, D.C., Romig, A.D. Jr., Lyman, C.E., Fiori,C., and Lifshin, E. Scanning Electron Microscopy and X-Ray Microanalysis, A Text for Biologists, Materials Scientists, and Geologists. Third Edition. 2003. ISBN 0-306-47292-9 Chapters 2, 3 and 5.
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Latest Status Log EntryMay 31, 2023 - User Note: Replace water filter. Checked PH. all OK
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