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Specimen Preparation

New logging system in RM 637

November 12, 2018. We have installed a new computer logging system in the Sample Prep room (637) to track liquid nitrogen, and all other coating, ion milling and electropolishing equipment. It is easy to use. Danielle is adding names and account indexes so you won’t have to do that. We …

Minerals and Materials Engineering Building

Your images and data

November 2, 2018. I want to let you know that ACMAL is not responsible for your images and data. It is our expectation that you take your data off the microscope computers and store it elsewhere.

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FESEM online

August 25, 2017. The FESEM is online right now. After I repaired the vacuum problems I had trouble with the computer. I finally got it to boot and the SEM software working but it took many tries. Hitachi is sending us a replacement computer in case it fails again. In …

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FESEM problems

May 31, 2017. The Hitachi engineer (FESEM) is here now and thinks there may be 2 problems. One is lines in the image and the other is the computer locking up. When I called them the first time the lines were the problem then, while I was away, the computer …

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FESEM details

May 11, 2017. In late April, the Hitachi engineer replaced a key computer board in the FESEM and rebuilt the hard drive from scratch. As a result, the computer should nmo longer lock up and we can close the software without fear of a problem. In the last 2 days …

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6400 PC

April 27, 2017. The IT department took the 6400 PC, a Windows XP machine, off of the campus network last week. What we are left with is a computer with one user name and password. You will have to move files with a USB drive.