USIF SEM User Workshop


The USIF Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM) Workshop Series is a one-day workshop that will be held Thursday, August 21st, 2014 to support training on the Hitachi S-3400 and Hitachi S-4800 SEM. The workshop includes a review of basic instrument principles, operations, and parameter adjustments; a discussion of the effects of changing parameters on image quality; and an overview of the software available. The SEM workshop is open to all UA students and researchers who will be using SEM for their research projects. This workshop is provided free of charge, and the deadline to apply for the course is Thursday, August 14th at 5pm.  Please RSVP to

Preliminary Program (Location TBD)

Lecture: 9-12 am Basic SEM & High Resolution

Lecture: 1-2:30 am EDS and Elemental Analysis

Lab: 2:30 – 4:30 pm


Thursday August 21st, 2014



University of Arizona College of Engineering