Facilities and Equipment

Electron Microscopy Laboratory

Electron Microscopy Laboratory - USF College of Marine Science
Facility Instrumentation:

Transmission and Scanning Electron microscopes with an accessory x-ray microanalysis system. Used for research and  teaching across a variety of disciplines. Laboratory houses all the necessary specimen preparation equipment for the TEM and SEM.

  • Hitachi 7100 Transmission Electron Microscope equipped with a Gatan high resolution digital bottom mount camera.
  • Hitachi S-3500 variable pressure Scanning Electron Microscope with an EDAX x-ray microanalysis system utilizing an Apollo 10 Silicon Drift Detector; used for elemental identification of samples.