FIB/TEM Facility (FTF)

 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

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Measurement Tools

Equipment Status Instrument Make Model Introductory Training Video
Up Focused Ion Beam System FEI Quanta 3D FEG FIB Introduction*
Up 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.