The Transmission Electron Microscopy facility is dedicated to the ultra-structure analysis of a variety of biological samples.
In addition, full services are provided for materials science research such as polymers that require sample sectioning.
The Transmission Electron Microscope available is the JEOL JEM 1230 with both digital and film image recording capabilities.
The transmission electron microscope has a maximum accelerating voltage of 120 kV and it is equipped with a Morada CCD camera that runs on iTEM Olimpus software.
We offer the following services:
Additional equipment available includes:
You can view some of these techniques and samples here: TEM Facility Use [PDF 12,910KB]
Please contact facility manager Giulia Mastroianni for further information.