Mar 31th, 2017 – Special topic in TEM: EFTEM Workshop

Energy Filter TEM

NCSU’s Analytical Instrumentation Facility (AIF) is giving a series of courses/workshops on various techniques in electron microscopy, which will focus on fundamental principles, data acquisition, and data processing/analysis. The second workshop in the Spring of 2017 will be focused on Energy-filtered TEM (EFTEM). The following topics will be covered in this workshop:

  1. Fundamentals of EFTEM
  2. Practical setup of EFTEM acquisition
  3. EFTEM Mapping methods (Jump ratio, 3-window, and Spectrum Imaging)
  4. EFTEM data processing/analysis, and multiple linear least squares (MLLS) fitting for mapping overlapped edges
Date Friday, March 31th 2017
Time 8:30 am – 5:30 pm
Location EB1, Rm1046, NCSU Centennial Campus
Instructor Dr. Yang Liu
Registration cost Students and non-profits: $50; industry: $350

For more details and to register, please contact Dr. Yang Liu at his email yliu78@ncsu.edu. To insure each participant receives a maximum of time, the workshop will be limited to 6 participants.

Mar 10th, 2017 – FIB Short Course

FIB short course

AIF is going to offer another FIB short course in March 10th, 2017. The FIB short course includes lectures covering an introduction to the FIB technique, an overview of the principles and operation of the FIB as well as applications such as FIB prepared SEM and TEM cross section. Also, there will be hands on demos of these applications on the AIF Quanta Dual Beam FIB-SEM. To insure each student receives a maximum of time on the FIB, the course will be limited to 4 participants.

Date Friday, March 10th 2017
Time 8:30 am – 5:30 pm
Location 324 Monteith Research Center, NCSU Centennial Campus
Registration cost (student and non-profit) $50
Registration cost (industry) $350

 

For more details and to register, please contact Fred Stevie at fred_stevie@ncsu.edu.

Mar 3rdth, 2017 – special topic in TEM: EELS workshop

EELS Workshop Short Course

 

NCSU’s Analytical Instrumentation Facility (AIF) is giving a series of courses/workshops on various techniques in electron microscopy, which will focus on fundamental principles, data acquisition, and data processing/analysis. The first workshop in the Spring of 2017 is about Electron Energy Loss Spectroscopy (EELS). The following topics will be covered in this workshop:

  1. Fundamentals of EELS
  2. Practical setup of EELS acquisition
  3. EELS spectra processing and analysis
  4. Quantification of EELS
  5. Advanced EELS techniques (brief introduction, a following workshop focus on advanced techniques will be open soon)
Date Friday, March 3rd, 2017
Time  8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Location EB1, Rm1046, (NCSU Centennial Campus)
Instructor Yang Liu
Registration Cost NCSU student $50; non-profit $50; industry $350

For more details and to register, please contact Dr. Yang Liu at his email yliu78@ncsu.edu. To insure each participant receives a maximum of time, the workshop will be limited to 6 participants.