Focus Ion Beam (FIB) is an extremely useful and powerful tool in physical/materials science and engineering research. The NISP Lab at NanoCenter will be offering a short course in FIB during this winter break (January 2014) using FEI 620 BualBeam FIB system. The short course provides an introduction to the FIB for those with little or no prior experience. This course covers basic principles and knowledge of operating the FIB. In addition to lectures, there will be an emphasis on laboratory exercises that focus on instrument operation and practical applications.
Date: January 28, 29, 30 and 31, 2014
Lecture: 9:30 to 11:30 am. (Room: TBA)
Laboratory: Two hours/group/day (4 days, January 28, 29, 30 and 31, 2014)
Limit: Maximum enrollment is 9 (3 lab groups, 3 persons per group)
Fee: $375 per person, $325 per person from the same research group. Fees for non-UMD participants will be different. Please check with the NISP Lab office.
Prerequisite: Must have SEM experience or permission from instructor.
To enroll, please print and fill out the application form, and submit to the NISP Lab office by 5:00 pm, January 23, 2014 in room 1234 Kim Building. Students accepted into the class will be informed by e-mail by Saturday (01/26/14).
For more information regarding the FIB short course, please contact Wen-An Chiou at NISP Lab, or (301)-405-0541 or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
This Event is For: Graduate • Faculty • Staff • Post-Docs