Technical Contacts

Grey, Jennifer

Staff Scientist TEM, Sample Prep

jlg375@psu.edu
1-814-865-2371

N002 Millennium Science Complex University Park, PA 16802

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Course Outline

School Program Week 1, August 13-17

Monday

 
Lecture: Introduction - Materials vs. Life sciences for electron microscopy
Lecture: Sample prep methods for Life sciences
Lab: Vitrobot /Microtoming
FEI
FEI/PSU (Huck) Staff
FEI/PSU (Huck) Staff

Tuesday

 
Lecture: Contrast vs. Resolution
Lecture: TEM vs. STEM
Lab: Aberration Corrector/Phase Plate
Lab: TEM/STEM
FEI
FEI
FEI/PSU Staff
FEI/PSU Staff

Wednesday

 
Lecture: Dose and Imaging Beam Sensitive Materials
Lecture: Cameras and Detectors
Lab: Low dose set-up and data collection
Lab: STEM vs. TEM dose and kV effects
FEI
FEI
FEI/PSU Staff
FEI/PSU Staff

Thursday

 
Lecture: Tomography: general methods, TEM vs. STEM examples
Lab: Tomography setup
Lab: Tomography Reconstruction
Lab: Amira Visualization
FEI
FEI/PSU Staff
FEI
FEI

Friday

 
Lecture: EDS
Lecture: EELS
Lab: EDS on ideal sample
Lab: EELS on ideal sample
FEI
PSU Staff
FEI/PSU Staff
PSU Staff

School Program Week 2, August 20-24

Monday

 
Lecture: SEM imaging
Lecture: FIB sample prep
Lab: Cryo-FIB transfer and milling
Lab: Microtoming in SEM
FEI
FEI
FEI/PSU Staff
FEI/PSU (Huck) Staff

Tuesday

 
Lecture (invited): Cryo EM on soft matter
Lecture: In-situ TEM
Lab: In-situ Liquid
Lab: Autoloader
FEI Invited Speader
PSU Staff
PSU Staff
FEI/PSU Staff

Wednesday

 
Lecture (invited): Applications: Polymers
Lecture (invited): Imaging Soft Matter Objects
Lab: Polymer demo 1
Lab: Soft matter demo 2
PSU Faculty
FEI Invited Speaker
FEI/PSU Staff
FEI/PSU Staff

Thursday

 
Lecture: Applications: Catalysis
Lecture: Applications: Energy Storage
Lab: Catalyst demo
Lab: Energy storage demo
PSU Faculty
PSU Faculty
FEI/PSU Staff
FEI/PSU Staff

Friday

 
Lecture: Single particle methods
Lecture: Applications: Single Particle
Lab: Single particle prep/Data Collection
FEI
PSU Faculty
FEI/PSU Staff