Office of the Vice President for Research

Critical Point Dryer 

Model # of equipment:

Balzers BAL-TEK CPD 030

Brief Description of equipment:

Specimen preparation for scanning electron microscopy; allows drying of tissue without deformation or collapse of structure

Location of equipment:

114J Life Sciences Research Building

Procedure for access to the equipment:

Contact below

Contact person for information or access to the equipment:

Name: Mark Berryman

Phone: 593-2364


Training/technical help available?


Fees for use of equipment?



Critical Point Dryer