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An electron microscope is a type of microscope that produces an electronically-magnified image of a specimen for detailed observation. The electron microscope uses a particle beam of electrons to illuminate the specimen and create a magnified image of it. The microscope has a greater resolving power than a light-powered optical microscope, because it uses electrons that have wavelengths about 100,000 times shorter than visible light (photons), and can achieve magnifications of up to 2,000,000x, whereas light microscopes are limited to 2000x magnification.

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  1. BNC Annual Research Symposium: Metrology and Nanomaterials Characterization

    10 May 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Ron Reifenberger

    This presentation is part of a collection of presentations describing the projects, people, and capabilities enhanced by research performed in the Birck Center, and a look at plans for the...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/2635

  2. ECET 499N Lecture 8: Electron Microscopy

    02 Mar 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Eric Stach

    Guest lecture: Eric A. Stach

    http://nanohub.org/resources/8587

  3. ECET 499N: Introduction to Nanotechnology

    30 Mar 2009 | Courses | Contributor(s): Helen McNally

    An introduction to the emerging area of nanotechnology will be studied. The primary focus will be on the technologies of nanotechnology, with specific emphasis on electronics and electrical...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6583

  4. Evolution of microstructure and magnetic properties in magnetron-sputtered CoCr thin films

    02 Feb 2012 | Papers | Contributor(s): Brian Demczyk

    In this work, transmission electron microscopy, including the Lorentz mode is combined with magnetic measurements (vibrating sample magnetometry and ferromagnetic resonance)to draw correlations...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/13031

  5. Illinois Phys550 Molecular Biophysics Lecture 8: Electron Microscopy, The Physical Foundation

    18 Feb 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Klaus Schulten

    http://nanohub.org/resources/8511

  6. IMOD online

    09 Jun 2014 | Tools | Contributor(s): Mingxuan Lu, Chang Wan Han, Benjamin P Haley, Volkan Ortalan

    Online IMOD tool for electron tomography

    http://nanohub.org/resources/imod

  7. Lecture 11: FIONA (Fluorescence Imaging with One Nanometer Accuracy)

    11 Apr 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Paul R Selvin

    Fluorescence Imaging with One Nanometer Accuracy, Specificity to look at heads Nanometer spatial localization, Second temporal resolution, Single Molecule sensitivity Single Molecule Photostability

    http://nanohub.org/resources/4304

  8. Measurement of Twin Misorientation by use of First Order Laue Rings in CBED Patterns

    30 Jan 2012 | Papers | Contributor(s): Brian Demczyk, D. E. Laughlin

    This work describes a novel microdiffraction technique, utilizing a fine electron probe to gauge twin misorientation at the nanoscale.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/12967

  9. MSE 582 Lecture 10: Diffraction Contrast Imaging

    13 Feb 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Eric Stach

    http://nanohub.org/resources/4013

  10. MSE 582 Lecture 11: Overview of High-Resolution TEM & Scanning TEM

    14 Feb 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Eric Stach

    http://nanohub.org/resources/4018

  11. MSE 582 Lecture 12: Analytical Electron Microscopy

    15 Feb 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Eric Stach

    http://nanohub.org/resources/4023

  12. MSE 582 Lecture 1: Introduction

    28 Jan 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Eric Stach

    http://nanohub.org/resources/3778

  13. MSE 582 Lecture 2: Basic Properties of Electrons and Electron Sources

    28 Jan 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Eric Stach

    http://nanohub.org/resources/3901

  14. MSE 582 Lecture 4: The Instrument, Part 1

    28 Jan 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Eric Stach

    http://nanohub.org/resources/3907

  15. MSE 582 Lecture 4: The Instrument, Part 2

    28 Jan 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Eric Stach

    http://nanohub.org/resources/3916

  16. MSE 582 Lecture 5: Electron Detection

    04 Feb 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Eric Stach

    http://nanohub.org/resources/3921

  17. MSE 582 Lecture 6: Vacuum Science in EM

    28 Jan 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Eric Stach

    http://nanohub.org/resources/3926

  18. MSE 582 Lecture 7: Sample Preperation

    11 Feb 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Eric Stach

    http://nanohub.org/resources/3998

  19. MSE 582 Lecture 8: Electron Scattering

    11 Feb 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Eric Stach

    http://nanohub.org/resources/4003

  20. MSE 582 Lecture 9: Diffraction

    11 Feb 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Eric Stach

    http://nanohub.org/resources/4008

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