Transmission Electron Microscopy for Physical Science and Engineering
Practical and theoretical aspects of sample preparation, basic and advanced imaging, electron diffraction, and other analytical materials characterization techniques on the transmission electron microscope (TEM).
PHSCS
586
 Hours3.0 Credit, 2.0 Lecture, 3.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesNone
 TaughtWinter
Course Outcomes: 


Alignment

Perform basic, necessary alignments of the transmission electron microscope (TEM).

Images

Use the TEM to acquire different types of images and diffraction patterns of various materials.

How the TEM works

Demonstrate a working knowledge of the physical components of the TEM and peripheral equipment.

TEM Research

Show understanding of the theory and practice of electron imaging, electron diffraction and X-ray energy dispersive spectrometry, as how they apply to the characterization of materials.