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Considerations when renting or leasing a electron microscope
An electron microscope is an instrument that allows the user to see items on a very small scale. The technology in the electron microscope has allowed for a great many scientific discoveries
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Phenom XL Scanning Electron Microscope

The Phenom XL is the most advanced tabletop electron microscope on the market.  This newest version of the Phenom line of Scanning Electron Microscopes includes a large stage, variable vacuum pre ...
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FEI Nova 600i Dual Beam

FEI Nova 600i Dual Beam Equipped with a Sidewinder Column SFEG UHR SEM 5 axis stage with 150 x 150 mm XY Drawer sample entry PIA for superior patterning performance Turbo vacuum 2 ...
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FEI Tecnai F20 TEM

This FEI Tecnai 20 is running a Schottky FEG Features a TWIN pole piece It operates up to 200KV and comes with a single tilt holder.  Other holders are available upon request It includes ...
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FEI Nova Nano SEM 600

  Schottky FEG SEM Works in high and low vacuum with high resolution …same imaging specs in both modes Decel mode for low KV performance 150mm stage and large chamber for flexi ...
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100 KV TEM W or LaB6 Compustage Single tilt holder Excellent performance Cameras available  The JEM-1010 is a cost-effective and powerful high-resolution electron microscope with ...
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How electron microscopes work

Instead of using visible light, they make use of an electron beam, and an electron detector takes the place of your eyes. The beam will allow you to see things that are very small. In fact, you are able to see features as small as a fraction of a nanometer. They are able to produce remarkably detailed images that humans had never seen before. These microscopes are a very important element of any lab, but they can be expensive, which is why renting them is a good option.

Several different types of electron microscope are available. The SEM, or scanning electron microscope will reflect the characteristics of the surface of the object that comes into contact with the electron beam. The transmission electron microscope, or TEM, uses beams of electrons on thin samples that are less than 100 nanometers thick. After they hit the sample, they then hit a fluorescence screen, which creates an image showing the sample. The third type is a scanning transmission electron microscope, or STEM. It combines elements from the previous two varieties.


Electron Microscope Applications

These microscopes are useful for a number of different applications. In the semiconductor and data storage field, they are often used for circuit edits and defect analysis. In biology and life sciences, they are used for cryobiology, electron tomography, toxicology, particle analysis, structural biology, virology, and 3D tissue imaging. In materials research, they are used for nanoprototyping, nanometrology, and medical research. They are also used for high resolution imaging, sample preparation, forensics, mining, and in the chemical and petrochemical fields.

Electron Microscope Manufacturers

Finding the right electron microscope to rent is vital for a lab. You need to think about the types of applications you will be using the microscope for, and then choose the type that will provide you with the results you need. Electron microscopes are available from many different manufacturers around the world. Some popular options come from Zeiss, Hitachi, Scientaomicron, and Jeol.

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