A New Electron Microscope Opens Avenues of Discovery

Helios 5CX Dual-Beam (scanning electron microscope - focused ion beam).

About the Facility

The EM Facility is an institutional resource to meet the electron microscopy needs of faculty, staff and students of the Dartmouth College community, including the College, Thayer School of Engineering, the Dartmouth Medical School, and the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center.

Dartmouth researchers get a microscopic view of ticks

SEM images recorded from a tick larvae
Watch how we did it and watch an instructional video on youtube (in French / German) at https://youtu.be/txcCzSHAdGo



Instruments & Tools

Find details and specifications about the various Electron Microscope Facility instruments.

Reserve an Instrument

View the availability and make a reservation to use a facility instrument.


Microscopy Image Gallery

A variety of images from the scanning and transmission electron microscopes are available for viewing.

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