Total class hours : 2.5 hr. lecture, 6 hr. demonstration and group practice
Fee : $125.00 (materials & lab manual included)
Time : 4 consecutive afternoon sessions or one session per week for 4 weeks
* Basic theory of SEM and applications
*Introduction to the use of SEM (Hitachi S-2500)
*3-D image & low voltage image
*Hands on practice:
astigmatism correction, change Kv and working distance, photography, etc.
*2 hours SEM operation for individual practice after course (by appointment)
For registration, please call Dr. Chen at (403) 492-3621 or e-mail at
Total class hours : 4 hr. lectures, 6 hr. demonstrations and hands on practice
Fee: $150:00 (material and lab manual included)
Time : By arrangement, either one session per week or two sessions per week
*Lectures will cover basic electron optics, fixation, embedding, ultrathin sectioning and staining, immuno-cytochemistry EM and darkroom techniques
*TEM observation including filament saturation, objective aperture selection, astigmatism correction, specimen exchange and photography etc..
*Individual hands-on practice in your own suitable time for glassknife making , microtom techniques and EM observation (by appointment)
*Certificate will be issued after the completion of assignments.
For registration, please call Dr. Chen at (403) 492-3621 or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org