Introduction

Students will use resource materials to learn about the theory and protocol for preparing specimens for view using the scanning electron microscope. The instructor will demonstrate the operation of the SEM scope. There will be scheduled lecture/discussion sessions during the six weeks. Each student will proposed a project involving living or nonliving samples. Students will schedule approximately 45 minutes "scope" time during the week in addition to the Friday sessions to complete their projects. Upon completion of the electron microscope lab the student will be able to:


Directed by Dr. Cheryl Lindeman

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