Office of the Vice President for Research

Field Emission Electron Microscope 

Model # of equipment:

Hitachi 4500 FESEM

Brief Description of equipment:

Ultra high vacuum field emission scanning electron microcope, digital imaging, restricted sample types/low vapor pressure.

Capabilities of the equipment:

Magnification to 500,000x, backscatter detector (EDX maybe).

Location of equipment

Clippinger 35x

Procedure for access to the equipment:

$500,000 deposit to Prof Kordesch.

Contact person for information or access to the equipment:

Name: M. Kordesch

Phone: 3-1703


Training/technical help available?

Yes—must use trained operator

Fees for use of equipment?

No. Not open to general use, must be approved by Kordesch.