EPMA & SEM facilities, World Wide

This page of other resources (including easy access to the newsgroup, sci.techniques.microscopy) will remain under constant construction. If you would like to add your address to our lists of WWW sites, email addresses or EM manufacturers & EM resources, societies and on-line journals, or make suggestions, then contact epmalab@darkwing.uoregon.edu.
One of these days I'm going to alphabetize the list ...

Resources for microscopy on the World Wide Web

Microscopes and Microscopy. Although there's plenty of material relating to microscopy in many nooks and crannies around the Internet, there doesn't seem to be any one place to act as a Home page for microscopists. Chris Jefferies is trying to keep up ...
The Microscopy Vendors Database can be found at Kaker.Com.   As a private company, based in town Ravne, Slovenia, we have over 15 years experience in microanalysis and optical and scanning electron microscopy.   Henrik Kaker spends most of his time writing software for Internet and Intranet applications for microscopy and microanalysis.
MME stands for Microscopy/Microscopy Education, and is dedicated to helping you build both a strong skills base and a clear understanding of how your microscope works.
Electron Microscopy Yellow Pages. The purpose of this service is to provide an extensive collection of links related to electron microscopy inside the World Wide Web. It is maintained by Pierre-Henri Jouneau at the Center for Electron Microscopy of the "Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne", in Switzerland.

Electron microbeam facilities on the World Wide Web

Argonne National Laboratories. This WWW server can provides you with access to up-to-date information about State-of-the-Art Microscopy and Microanalysis programs in the AAEM/TPM effort of the ANL Materials Science Division as well as general information about On-Line information services which are administered for Local, National and International Microscopy/Microanalysis Societies, including the MSA Microscopy Software Library, ListServer, and Ask a Microscopist which is a really cool interface to microscience for students. This information is provided courtesy of friendly Nestor Zaluzec (seen here in a rare instance without his hat! ... on his head anyway ...).
The University of Arizona College of Pharmacy has posted a number of wwwpages which are excellent references to other wwwsites in the fields of electron microscopy and digital imaging.   Contact Douglas Cromey
American Museum of Natural History.   The electron microprobe facility at AMNH houses a 5-spectrometer Cameca SX-100 that was installed in July 1996.   The laboratory is a joint facility shared between the museum and Columbia University's Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory.
UCMP Environmental SEM Laboratory is located in the Valley Life Sciences Building at the University of California at Berkeley. Its ElectroScan Model E3 ESEM is available for research by scientists within and outside the University of California at Berkeley. You should also visit UCB's Museum of Paleontology
Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory (LBL) is a national laboratory managed by the University of California for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE).
California State University at Hayward. The Microscope and Graphic Imaging Center (MAGIC) is a model distributed learning resource for scientific equipment. The Center provides both local and remote access to optical and electron microscopes to students and faculty on the Hayward campus, in the CSU system, and other educational institutions including local community colleges.
University of California at Berkeley. The Electron Microprobe and Scanning Electron Lab at Berkeley is a center for development of techniques of electron microscopy and microanalysis
Colorado State Electron Microscopy/Imaging Center. A well equipped and staffed facility that provides a campus-wide resource dedicated to teaching, research, and clinical studies. The equipment available in the Center provides a focal point for researchers throughout the academic community to investigate problems in the biological and physical sciences.
CSIRO Minerals.   We strive to find the best solutions for minerals problems in Australia's best interests.   The EM facility includes two Microprobes (JEOL 8900R & CAMECA Camebax) as well as two SEMs. The Hitachi S-5000 is online and can be remotely viewed and controlled via a www interface.
Applied Earth Sciences at the Delft University of Technology.   J.H.L.Voncken supervises a JEOL 8800M electron probe microanalyzer and the analyses and characterisation of primary and secondary raw materials (rocks, soils,minerals, metals, glass, etc...)..
University of Hawaii, School of Ocean & Earth Science & Technology (SOEST) Electron Microprobe Lab. The SOEST Microprobe Lab WWW Page contains information about facility resources, personnel, and research projects.
University of Hawaii at Manoa, Biological Electron Microscope Facility.   Welcome to MicroAngela ... home of SEMantics and birthplace of the Invisible Empire.   This is a highly recommended wwwsite for bug enthusiasts of all ages ... Tina M. (Weatherby) Carvalho has done some very interesting things with SEM images ...
Metal Ravne d.o.o.. This SEM-EDS Laboratory was establish in the 1982 and the main focus of laboratory is industrial research and analysis of the steel samples ... This is an excellent international wwwsite!
The Institute of Meteoritics and Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences at the University of New Mexico maintains a fully equipped Electron Microbeam (EM) Lab that includes a JEOL 733 Electron Microprobe (EMP) and JEOL 5800LV Low Vacuum Scanning Electron Microscope (LVSEM).
The University of Michigan Electron Microbeam Analysis Laboratory. Since this facility's establishment in 1978, the University of Michigan has continued its commitment to provide and maintain state-of-the-art equipment for the microstructural and microchemical study of materials. EMAL facilities are based around six electron microscopes (four Transmission Electron Microscopes (TEMs) and two Scanning Electron Microscopes (SEMs), an Electron MicroProbe Analyzer (EMPA), an Atomic Force Microscope (AFM) and an X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy System (XPS). Contact John Mansfield.
Central Michigan University, Department of Geology   Our WWW pages focus on the fully automated, remotely accessible ARL-SEMQ microprobe that is maintained by the CMU Department of Geology. Our lab is geared towards providing EMPA training and access to undergraduate geology students and to regional researchers.
Northern Arizona University Electron Microprobe Laboratory is equipped with a Cameca MBX microprobe.  The wwwpage has a link to extensive on-line microprobe class notes.  James H. Wittke is the facility's supervisor.
The University of Oklahoma School of Geology and Geophysics has been a leader in the Earth Sciences since 1900. Today the School offers a variety of undergraduate and graduate degrees with historical strengths in petroleum geology, and a growing focus on environmental concerns.
Institute of Electron Optics, University of Oulu, Finland. Welcome to Microworld, a centralized state-of-the-art facility for the microscopic scale analysis of the structure, morphology, chemistry and crystallography of materials.
The McCrone Group is an Illinois corporation dedicated to teaching, service work and research in applied microscopy. The Institute is fully equipped with more than 100 polarized light and other light microscopes, as well as scanning and transmission electron microscopes, FTIR microscopes, hot and cold stages, and all of the accessories, reagents, and library resources necessary for critical microscopy.
Croneis Laboratory. Electron Microprobe and X-ray Analysis. The Rice University Department of Geology and Geophysics Electron Microprobe and x-ray facilities now has a World Wide Web Page for your viewing enjoyment.
NanoWorld. The Centre for Microscopy and Microanalysis at the University of Queensland (Australia) is an interdisciplinary research and service facility dedicated to an understanding of the structure and composition of all materials at atomic, molecular, cellular and macromolecular scales .
NIST. The National Institute of Standards and Technology was established by Congress "to assist industry in the development of technology ... needed to improve product quality, to modernize manufacturing processes, to ensure product reliability ... and to facilitate rapid commercialization ... of products based on new scientific discoveries."
The Center for Microanalysis of Materials at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign. Our function is to provide microcharacterization services to the researchers in the MRL, other researchers on the Urbana-Champaign campus and elsewhere.
Materials Research Laboratories. To help ensure the integrity of materials, many leading organizations rely on MRL to provide a wide range of analytical services for their R&D efforts and to study and solve their materials related problems.
Memorial University of Newfoundland Centre for Earth Resources Research. The electron microprobe facility at Memorial University is centred around a 2013 JEOL 8530 instrument.
Mississippi State's Entomology Electron Microscope Center. The EMC is a facility serving the entire university, and is operated by the Mississippi State University Office of Research and College of Veterinary Medicine. The EMC is in the Clay Lyle Building on the Mississippi State campus and is fully equipped for conventional transmission and scanning electron microscopy.
The Nanoscale Physics Group. We look at really, really, really, really, really, really, really, really, really small things.
Rensselaer's Polytechnic Institute.   Our fully-automated JEOL-733 electron microprobe in the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences is available for chemical microanalysis of geological, metallurgical, and other materials, to analysts and researchers on and off the Rensselaer campus.   Contact David A. Wark for more infromation.
Southeastern North Carolina Regional Microanalytical and Imaging Consortium.   SENCR-MIC is a joint venture by Fayetteville State University and UNC Pembroke which is hosted at the FSU campus. The facilities include a JEOL JXA-8530F field emission microprobe and a JEOL JSM-6510LV variable vacuum SEM for imaging.  
University of Tasmania Central Science Laboratory, whose Cameca SX100 is used by geologists and others interested in the composition and microstructure of materials. It provides microanalyses of materials and detects all elements heavier than boron.
University of Utah Department of Geology and Geophysics. We are in the process of developing a much more comprehensive WWW page for the Utah electron microprobe. In the meantime, if you want more information about the facility such as analytical capabilities, detection limits, sample requirements and preparation, access, rates, or anything else, please send an e-mail request to Bill Nash.
University of Wisconsin-Madison. Welcome to the University of Wisconsin at Madison's Electron Microprobe Lab. Our wwwsite can provide you with some basic information about electron microprobe analysis (EMPA). Fell free to contact John Fournelle.
The Natural History Museum of London, UK. The electron microscopy and mineral analysis division of the Natural History Museum provides comprehensive analytical and imaging facilities to Museum staff, students and scientific visitors.
Centre Interdépartemental de Microscopie Electronique. CIME, the central facility and research center in electron microscopy at the "Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne".
FCAEM - Florida Center for Analytical Electron Microscopy. FCAEM, the electron microprobe at Florida Internaltional University.
Electron Microprobe Laboratory at the University of Minnesota. The Geology & Geophysics electron microprobe in Twin Cities.

Electron probe facilities on the Internet

CSIRO, Exploration and Mining
Electron Beam Laboratory
P.O. Wembley WA 6011, AUSTRALIA
61 9 387 0378
61 9 387 6046 (FAX)

Bruce supervises a EPMA facility which houses a Cameca SX-50. Considerable experience is available here regarding trace element analysis, programming and distributable software. Contact via email Bruce Robinson
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