Course Detail
3.0 - 4.0
Course Components:
Enrollment Information
Enrollment Requirement:
Prerequisites: "C" or better in BIOEN 3301.
Review of vacuum technology, electron sources and electron optics. Components of the electron microscope, their principles of operation and failure modes. Aspects of image quality and their optimization. Review of atomic physics and characteristics x-ray emission. Principles and operation of instrumentation for Elemental Determination by Analysis of X-rays. Generation and calibration of standards.