Herkimer quartz


GEO 777 – Electron Microscopy and Microanalysis

The purpose of this course is to provide the practical and theoretical background information to enable the application of the scanning electron microscope (SEM) and the electron probe microanalysis (EPMA) for scientific research.

–next offered Spring 2022 by Will Nachlas–

GEO-777 Course Materials from John Fournelle:  Lectures ⊥ Exercises ⊥ Labs

Class Demos

Many science and engineering courses deal at some level with information produced by electron microscopes. If you are an instructor interested in exposing your students to electron microscopy and microanalysis, we are happy to host visiting class groups.

High-voltage electron gun for EPMA capable of producing a sub-micrometer beam at 500-30,000 V
Gas-flow proportional X-ray detector