AIF will offer Cryogenic SEM Short Course in a regular basis. Please check the recent news for upcoming course. Next short course will be offered on Jan 19, 2018.


NCSU’s Analytical Instrumentation Facility (AIF) offers a hands-on short course on Cryogenic Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM) on a routine basis.  There is a 1.5 hr lecture on CryoSEM theory, application and sample preparation. Each student will get hands-on time (90 minute or more per student) for preparing CryoSEM samples and running the AIF JEOL JSM-7600 SEM.  The goal of the course is to provide students a basic understanding of both theory and practice.  To insure each student receives maximum hands-on time, the course will be limited to 4 participants.

Date Friday, Jan 19th, 2018
Time 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Location 318 Monteith Research Center, Centennial Campus of North Carolina State University
Cost NCSU student $50; non-profit $50; industry $350


For more details and to register, please contact Chuanzhen Zhou at