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World Leading Centre of Excellence in Vibrometry to be Established at MIRA by University of Leicester
UK’s first robot mounted laser vibrometry facility opening in early 2014.
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IBA, the global high-tech leader in the next generation of radiation therapy and diagnostics for the treatment of cancer, announces the successful completion of the first IBA Academy on the Road 2-day Training Workshops in September, 2013 at the Gibbs Cancer Center and Research Institute, Greer, SC.
Learning and Innovation Center (LINC) to draw thousands to Atlanta.
Focused ion-beam microscopy
Fibre preparation laboratory
Femtosecond laser spectroscopy
The Bruker EMX electron spin resonance spectrometer operates at X-band (9-10 GHz) and has an electromagnet capable of fields up to 1 T.
Clean room (CfAI)
Hitachi analytical SU-70 FEG SEMSchottky field emitter operating at 0.5 to 30 kVHight current (>150 nA) for analytical applicationsSecondary electron (SE) imaging:Lower SE detector: SE BSE electrons collected in the chamber provide images with enhanced topographic effects and good depth of field. High efficiency at long working distances.Upper SE detector: secondary ...
ESKMA SL312 Nd:YAG laser (150 ps) home biult single pass dye laserCrystallaser monolithic sub ns Nd:YAG 355 nm laser, 400 nm, 700 nm, 850 nm diode lasers (high stability)Stanford computer optics 4Picos gated intensified CCD camera (200 ps) Jobin Yvon Triax 190 spectrograph1 GHz Agilent Infinium oscilloscope and custom Femto detectors and amplifiers HP 8114A pulse generator (bidiresctional up grade)Cryophysics displex helium cryostat ...
High intensity rotating anode diffractometer
Nikon confocal microscope - used for some biological applications, has also been modified for certain specific physics projects.Home built multiphoton (non-linear) microscope - incorporates adaptive optics for in depth imaging where the aberrations induced by the sample are removed using techniques originally developed for ground based astronomical telescopes.Optical tweezers built around a spatial light modulator for ...
Buehler specimen preparation equipment:SimpliMet 1000 mounting press for embedding samples in bakeliteDelta Abrasimet saw for bulk sectioning Isomet 5000 saw for precision sectioning of small and brittle materialsHandimet 2 Roll Grinder for coarse grinding of specimensMetaServ 3000 variable speed grinder-polisher (x3)