Scanning Electron Microscope

The Department of Earth Science houses a FEI Quanta 650 scanning electron microscope.


It is equipped with:

a field emission beam for high resolution imaging.

an Oxford EDS system for major and minor elemental characterization and mapping.

and Oxford Instruments EBSD system for determination of crystallographic information.


Costs to run the instrument are:

£ 30 per hour for academic use

for commercial rates please contact Dr. Jon Wade