Basic Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM)

Contact: Julio Vazquez

Training Type: By Appointment
Training Format: Live Presentation

This class will detail preparation and processing of biological specimens for SEM. Included in the class are fixation, dehydration, and drying methods (HMDS or CPD). Mounting and sputter coating will also be addressed. This class will also give an overview of instrumentation (SEM microscope) and support equipment. A procedures manual with specific protocols and resources will be provided with this class.