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Adelaide Microscopy houses a broad range of instrumentation, for detailed information and images please see our brochure or the full list below.

For more information on the most appropriate microscope for your samples, please contact Adelaide Microscopy or see the Microscopy Australia Technique Finder and MyScope Virtual Microscopy.

Quicklinks: FIB, SEM, ESEM, Microprobe, TEM, ICP-MS, Micro-CT, Confocal, Multiphoton, Optical, Biophotonic Imaging, LMD, AFM, SNOM, BET, Sample Prep Equipment

Scanning Electron Microscopes (SEM)

Electron Microprobes (EPMA)

  • Cameca SXFive Microprobe - with SDD EDS detector, 5 WDS detectors, high speed x-ray mapping, Cathodoluminescence (CL), Probe for EPMA software

Transmission Electron Microscopes (TEM)

  • FEI Titan Themis 80-200 -  80kV-200kV, X-FEG source, DCOR, EDS, GIF and tomography sample holder
  • FEI Tecnai G2 Spirit TEM - 120kV TEM + EDAX TEAM EDS with SDD Detector + Electron Tomography & Cryo capability
  • Philips CM200 TEM/STEM - with EDAX, full cryo set up including GATAN anti-contaminator and cryo-transfer station, GATAN 678 Image Filter, P/EELS, Gatan 832 SC1000 CCD camera
  • Philips CM100 TEM - with automated stage, including relocation software, multiple specimen and tilt rotate holder, SIS Megaview II CCD camera and AnalySIS software

Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometers (ICP-MS)

X-ray Micro-Tomography (Micro-CT)

BioPhotonic Imaging System

  • Lumina IVIS XRMS - real-time imaging of cellular and genetic activity within a living organism

Confocal Microscopes

Optical Microscopes

Laser Microdissection Microscopes (LMD)

Atomic Force Microscope (AFM)

Scanning Near-Field Optical Microscope (SNOM)

Sample Preparation Equipment

Adelaide Microscopy

Ground Floor NG13,
Helen Mayo Building North
Frome Road
The University of Adelaide
SA 5005

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T: +61 8 8313 5855

Opening Hours

Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm
(except public holidays and University closure days over the Christmas/New Year period)

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