Specimen preparation

The specimen preparation laboratory  is dedicated to prepare any material systems from various research areas for scanning as well as for transmission electron microscopy. The equipment comprises:

  • lapping tables
  • an ultramicrotome
  • Ar ion beam polishers
  • a diamond wire saw
  • various fiber saws
  • heating tables
  • ovens
  • evaporation machines (mainly graphite)
  • light microscopes