Scanning microscope:

  • Philips XL30 TMP, F.E.I. Company, Hillsboro, OR, U.S.A. [made in Eindhoven, The Netherlands] With: ‘analysis iTEM Software’

Transmission microscopes:

  • Philips CM120 Biotwin Lens, F.E.I. Company, Hillsboro, OR, U.S.A. [made in Eindhoven, The Netherlands] With: Gatan MegaScan, model 794/20, digital camera (2K X 2K), Pleasanton, CA Gatan BioScan, model 792, Pleasanton, CA

Critical Point Dryer:

  • Supercritical Autosamdri 931.GL, Tousimis, Rockville, MD

Sputter Coater:

  • Pelco Auto Sputter Coater SC-7, Ted Pella Inc., Redding, CA

Microwave:

  • PELCO Biowave Pro, Ted Pella Inc, Redding, CA
  • PELCO 34700 BioWave, Ted Pella Inc., Redding, CA

Ultramicrotomes:

  • Leica Ultracut UCT, Austria

Diamond Knives

  • Diatome, Switzerland, [Electron Microscopy Sciences, U.S.A. distributor]