Lunch-and-Learn Seminar: EDS Analysis

On March 19th, (MC)2 hosted a lunch & learn session on EDS analysis, a cornerstone technique in materials characterization, in both SEM and TEM. 

Energy Dispersive X-ray Spectroscopy Analysis in Scanning Electron Microscopy and Transmission Electron Microscopy 

When: March 19, from noon to 1:30 pm

Where: South Atrium, NCRC Building 10

This seminar provided a look into the world of EDS analysis, through the journey of x-rays from their generation to collection to quantification.  Continue Reading »

John Mansfield, named Senior Director of Education and Engagement

In 1987, Dr. John Mansfield joined the University of Michigan as the laboratory manager of the north campus Electron Microbeam Analysis Laboratory (EMAL) and then, from 2005 as the laboratory manager and associate director, successfully growing an initially small transmission electron microscopy facility with 3 TEMs and 1 XPS system, into a much larger materials characterization facility currently serving over 450 users. Continue Reading »