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TEM Status

December 3, 2013. The TEM is operational and the digital camera is attached and working. I need to calibrate the magnification and camera length next Monday morning. I should be able to start limited training later next week. The vibration isolation equipment will be installed during the week of Dec …

EDS on FE-SEM is working!

February 20, 2013. The EDS hardware card came back from the repair shop – I installed and calibrated it this afternoon. I tested it for 2 hours – EDS Spectra, SEM Imaging and X-ray Mapping. Everything seems to be working properly. Some of you have been trained to use the …

TEM Viewport Cover

TEM camera

April 26, 2012. This is a repeat of an earlier message about the TEM camera. There are dust particles on the TEM camera element. This is impossible to prevent, but the software has been designed to “erase” the effects from images. This is accomplished by a calibration that I periodically …