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Microscopy and Microanalysis Facility

Project: Other


Centralized university electron microscopy and microanalysis facility that offers capabilities and expertise in advanced materials characterization for UoP research and teaching activities, as well as collaboration with industry. The facility is hosted and managed by SEGG, Burnaby Building. Key instrumentation includes:

Multiple scanning electron microscopes with secondary electron (SE), backscattered electron (BSE), cathodoluminescence (CL), energy-dispersive X-ray spectroscopy (EDS) and electron backscatter diffraction (EBSD) detector systems.

Transmission electron microscope

laser ablation ICP-MS

X-ray fluorescence and X-ray diffraction

A wide range of optical microscopes and supporting equipment.
Effective start/end date1/01/15 → …


Award relations

Developing Nanoscale Radiometric Dating of Complex Planetary Materials

Dr James Darling

The Royal Society: £15,000.00


Award date: 28/09/16

Funding: R: ResearchAward

UoP2 Mars Consortium: The secular evolution of martian magmatism

Dr James Darling


Award date: 9/11/18

Funding: R: ResearchAward


ID: 16542251