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Beckman Tech Talks on Tuesday

Event Type
Seminar/Symposium
Sponsor
Beckman Institute
Location
Beckman Institute, Room 5602
Date
Nov 14, 2017   12:00 pm  
Contact
Stacy Olson
E-Mail
srolson@illinois.edu
Phone
217-244-8373
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The Microscopy Suite offers a wide range of imaging modalities and supporting equipment for the preparation, imaging, and analysis of a variety of biological, materials, and biomaterials specimens. Instrumentation includes stereo zoom dissecting, stereology, fluorescence, confocal, transmission electron, environmental scanning electron, atomic force, and near field scanning optical microscopes; a variety of spectroscopy capabilities (including a sophisticated confocal Raman imaging system); light-scattering particle-sizing systems; and four micro- and nano-XCT instruments. Supporting facilities include a wet laboratory and a cell/tissue culture room. Preparation equipment includes a dual-metal evaporator, critical point dryer, glow-discharge system, sputter coaters, an ultramicrotome, carbon evaporator, low-speed diamond saw, and a fiberoptic/micropipette puller. From the Microscopy Suite web page, please visit the Equipment pages for detailed information, or contact Research staff, who are available for consultation and training.

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