OSU Electron Microscopy and Imaging Facility

The OSU Electron Microscopy and Imaging Facility provides service to the research community of both life sciences and materials science related studies.  The facility, located in Cordley Hall, was established in the Department of Botany and Plant Pathology in 1967 and has been in continuous operation.

In addition to supporting faculty and students, the facility welcomes external academic and government institutions and industry.

The facility maintains and operates the following instruments:

  • FEI Quanta 3D Field Emission Dual Beam Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM/FIB)
  • FEI Quanta 600F Field Emission Environmental SEM
  • FEI Nova NanoSEM 230 High Resolution SEM
  • FEI Titan 80-200/ChemiSTEM Transmission Electron Microscope (TEM)

All microscopes are equipped with X-ray Energy Dispersive Spectrometers (EDS) to conduct chemical analysis.

OSEM is located at the Linus Pauling Science Center, 145 Linus Pauling Science Center, 2900 SW Campus Way-Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331

Visit Oregon State’s EM and Imaging Facility website.

Learn about the Business Oregon-ONAMI Facility Matching Grant Program for First-time Users.

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