ZEISS SIGMA VP SCANNING ELECTRON MICROSCOPE
This Sigma family new Schottky Thermal Field emission SEM consists of Gemini objective lens design combining electrostatic and magnetic fields to maximize optical performance while reducing field influences at the sample to a minimum. The SEM uses several complimenting detection technologies to characterize the imaged samples including a recently installed EDS. The microscope is not designated for biological sample imaging but can be allowed for certain cases with specific approval from the lab staff.
The SEM is located in CEPSR 1016 and maintained by the CNI.
- Manufacturer: Zeiss
- Model: SIGMA VP
- Wafer Size: 100 mm
- Resolution: 12.00 Å
- Magnification: 10X to 1,000,000X
- Electron Gun: Schottky Thermal Field Emission Type
- Extracting Voltage (Vext): 0 to 6.5kV
- Acceleration Voltage (Vacc): 0 to 30 kV
For an introduction period, training is conducted by experienced and trained representatives of each research group. Certification is done by superusers only.
ZEISS SEM SUPERUSERS AND STAFF:
Training request form - Link
EDS training request form - Link
Changjian (Julia) Zhang | firstname.lastname@example.org
Ipshita Datta | email@example.com
Dr. Amirali Zangiabadi | firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr. Nava Ariel-Sternberg | email@example.com