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 New Rates 2017The new rates and charges will take effect on Jan 1 2017. Please click on the links below for the new fees and charges list:

Staff Positions 2016 and 2017Dr Sarah Gilbert is the new Microanalysis Specialist supporting researchers on the LA-ICPMS. Sarah previously worked in the ARC TMVC Research Hub at University of Tasmania and has extensive experience in Geochemistry, Petrology, Mineralogy and Crystallography. Say hello to Sarah.

Aoife McFadden is leaving us for fifteen months from the end of January 2017. We wish Aoife well with her travels.

We are very pleased to welcome Dr Dave Kelsey who will step into Aoife’s position whilst she is away. Dave is a very experienced researcher in Geoscience, particularly Metamorphic Geology. Dave will provide training on the Quanta600 MLA and other microscopy applications for researchers in Geoscience.

Light Microscopy Australia - First national conference, Melbourne, 1-3 Feb 2017On behalf of the local organising committee, we extend a warm welcome and invite you to participate in the 1st Light Microscopy Australia National Conference in Melbourne Australia, hosted by the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research.The conference will take place over three days and will include workshops, seminars, displays from exhibitors, an exhibition and poster reception and a Light Microscopy Australia general meeting. For details visit

AMAS XIV, Brisbane, 6-7 Feb 2017AMAS is a non-profit organization dedicated to the promotion and advancement of the knowledge of the science and practice of all microanalysis techniques useful for investigating the ultrastructure and function of materials in diverse areas of biological, materials, medical and physical sciences. For more information on the conference held in 2017 visit

New Booking System 2017 - No more CalciumIn early 2017 Adelaide Microscopy will transition to a new booking system, EZ Booking. Users may be required to re-register their details. Please email us for further details.

Adelaide Microscopy

Ground Floor NG13,
Medical School North
Frome Road
The University of Adelaide
SA 5005

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T: +61 8 8313 5855
F: +61 8 8313 4356

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