FIB/TEM Facility (FTF)

IMG_0572 The Focused Ion Beam/Transmission Electron Microscopy Facility (FTF) is a multi-user facility for materials characterization and high resolution imaging and analysis, located in B11C at the Photonics Center. This facility is supplemented by an adjacent materials preparation facility that includes all tools necessary for cross-sectioning and TEM sample preparation.

 Address: 8 Saint Mary’s St., Room B11C, Boston, MA 02215
Lab Manager: Alexey Nikiforov, alnik@bu.edu, Tel: (617) 353-9045

Measurement Tools

Instrument Make Model Introductory Training Video
Focused Ion Beam System FEI Quanta 3D FEG FIB Introduction*
Transmission Electron Microscope FEI Tecnai Osiris TEM Introduction*

*NOTE: The Introductory Training Videos are password protected. To gain access and view them, please contact the FTF laboratory manager.