To use any of the Centre instruments you must be a registered user. To enquire about registering, please see our instructions for registering and booking equipment. Alternatively, the Centre may be able to undertake contract work for you.
Transmission Electron Microscopes
The Unit has two transmission electron microscopes available for staff and student use: The FEI F20 CRYO FEGTEM, the FEI T20 TEM, FEI Osiris FEGTEM. The Unit offers training in the operation of these instruments.
To learn more about our TEMs please go to: http://www.emu.uct.ac.za/transmission-electron-microscopes
Scanning Electron Microscopes
The Unit has two scanning electron microscopes available for staff and student use: The FEI NovaNano SEM and the Tescan MIRA RISE SEM
To learn more about our SEMs please go to: http://www.emu.uct.ac.za/scanning-electron-microscopes
RAMAN confocal microscope
WITEC RAMAN system includes:
Motorized WITec Confocal Raman Imaging Extension for SEM,
The Confocal Raman Imaging Extension includes:
• WITec Confocal Raman Microscope base for SEM systems
• Motorized WITec multiwavelength laser
• Motorized and software controlled spectral calibration unit
Adaptor for coupling to MIRA SEM
To learn more about our MIRA RISE system, please go to: http://www.emu.uct.ac.za/raman-imaging-and-scanning-electron-microscopy