Current News at the Central Microscopy Facility
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Feb 3, 2014 We are beginning to wind
down our operations and will merge the Electron
Microscopy operations with the Keck Microscopy
Tecnai T12 is to be moved to the
The T12 is down...
The T12 chiller has died (20140307) and so the
T12 is not available until it is relocated to
it's new home at the KECK... Stay tuned......
Persons needing to do TEM work will need to
work at the KECK. The JEOL-2000FX is available
for use. Please visit the Keck webpage and
register there and make arrangements for TEM
The JEOL 100s has been shut down.
The JEOL 5400 SEM has been shut
Zeiss 510Meta is still operational. We expect to pass it's
administration to another agent (TBD) who will continue
operations. This confocal was installed in September 2002 and is
under service contract until the end of 2014.
The Nikon E600 Fluorescence system with SpotRT camera are
still functioning and available.
Some of the sample prep equipment will be moved and some
will not. Ask, or stay tuned.....
Dale expects to move to the KECK at the time that the Tecnai T12
is moved, or before.
PLEASE PLAN AHEAD! We hate to
have you disappointed, live by our schedules, and can rarely help
walk-ins. Please call or email for appointments and allow
sufficient lead-time for us to get your project on the stack so that
the work can happen in the desired time-frame.....
Need more information? Keck Microscopy
Last updated: 3/7/2014