Upcoming Events

Event Date

Zeiss Merlin SEM training -July 25

10:00AM -12:00PM ET
13-1026 (The Zeiss Merlin SEM lab is in 13-1012 EM suite. You can get to 13-1012 through the black door at the west end of Build 9

This group training event will focus on the basic imaging and operation of the Zeiss SIGMA 300, Zeiss Gemini 450 and Zeiss Merlin SEM's available at Characterization.nano. Users will learn about specifics of the instrument configurations, different imaging detectors available and strategies for image quality improvement. Users can bring their own samples for this training. Full independent tool access will be granted upon completion of 2 additional one-on-one supervised use session that will be coordinated with the staff member during this small group training. 

Active MIT.nano user account is required to participate in this training. Please setup an account prior to registering for the training event. 

Basics of EDS in SEM and Instrument Specific Training - July 25

1:00PM -4:00PM ET
13-1026 (The Zeiss Merlin SEM lab is in 13-1012 EM suite. You can get to 13-1012 through the black door at the west end of Build

This group training event will focus on the basic operation of the EDAX EDS available at Characterization.nano. This group training will cover theoretical background, software interface and strategies for Data collection. Users can bring their own samples for this training. SEM training is a prerequisite for this training. Full independent tool access will be granted upon completion of this training session.

Active MIT.nano user account is required to participate in this training. Please setup an account prior to registering for the training event.  

Basic SEM training is a prerequisite for this training.