AN INTRODUCTION TO SEM AND EDS FOR THE NEW SEM OPERATOR
The NISP Lab at NanoCenter will be offering a short course in Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM) during this winter break (January 2014) using our state-of-the-art Hitachi SU-70 High Resolution Analytical SEM.
The short course provides an introduction to the SEM for those with little or no prior experience. This course covers basic principles and knowledge of the scanning electron microscope including energy-dispersive x-ray spectroscopy (EDS). In addition to lectures, there will be an emphasis on laboratory exercises that focus on instrument operation and practical applications.
Date: January 14, 15, 16 and 17, 2014
Lecture: 9:30 to 11:30 am. (Room: TBA)
Laboratory: Two hours/group/day (4 days, Jan. 14. 15, 16 and 17, 2014)
Limit: Maximum enrollment is 9 (3 lab groups, 3 persons per group)
Fee: $350 per person, $300 per person from the same research group and/or participate FIB/TEM short course. $175 per person for taking lectures only. Fees for non-UMD participants will be different. Please check with the NISP Lab office.
To enroll, please print and fill out the application form, and submit to the NISP Lab office by 5:00 pm, January 10, 2014 in room 1234 Kim Building. Students accepted into the class will be informed by e-mail by 5pm on Sunday (01/12/14).
For more information regarding the SEM short course, please contact Wen-An Chiou at NISP Lab, or at (301)-405-0541 or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
This Event is For: Graduate • Faculty • Staff • Post-Docs