Services & Fees

Fees


Service Unit Internal Rate External Rate
Labor Hour $60 $92
STD TEM/SEM Hour $55 $85
Cryo SEM Hour $63 $98
STD Microtomy Hour $25 $39
Cryo Microtomy Hour $30 $46
Sample Prep I - Std TEM/SEM Each $17 $26
Sample Prep II - Neg. Stain Each $8 $12
Sample Prep III - Immuno Each $30 $46
Sample Prep IV- Cryosubstitution  Run $110 $171
Sample Prep V - Cryo SEM Run $110 $171
Cyro TEM/ Tomography Hour $60 $93
Sputter Coating Run $20 $31
Bal-Tec HPF Hour $110 $171

Microscope List

JEOL JEM-1400 Transmission Electron Microscope (TEM)
Location: E111, Cherry L. Emerson Hall

Accelerating voltages: 40 kV - 120 kV
LaB6 filament
Gatan CCD cameras
Negative sheet film
Image orientation system
Motorized goniometer allows +/- 80° sample tilting
Minimum Dose System (MDS) allows for imaging of beam-sensitive samples
SerialEM for semi-automated data acquisition
Beam blocker for electron diffraction work


Topcon DS-130F and DS-150F Field Emission Scanning Electron Microscopes (SEMs)
Location: E117, Cherry L. Emerson Hall

Accelerating voltages: 0.5 kV - 30 kV
Schottky field emission sources
BSE and STEM systems
Gatan CT-3500 cold stage
In-lens and below-lens imaging system


Hitachi HT-7700 Transmission Electron Microscope (TEM)
Location: E116, Cherry L. Emerson Hall

Accelerating voltages: 40 kV - 120 kV
W (Tungsten) filament
AMT CCD camera
Image orientation system
Motorized goniometer allows +/- 70° sample tilting
Low Dose System allows for imaging of beam-sensitive samples
SerialEM for semi-automated data acquisition
Beam blocker for electron diffraction work