AIM Lab 2020 Winter TEM Short Course
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
AIM Lab, 1237 Kim Bldg.
301 405 0541
AN INTRODUCTION TO TEM FOR NEW TEM OPERATORS
A Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM) short course will be offered this coming winter
break (January 2020) through the AIMLab at the NanoCenter, University of Maryland. This
is a hands-on course aimed at introducing the basic concepts, instrumentations and
application of TEM to new operators. The lecture portion of the course will focus on
fundamental theory in TEM; laboratory exercises are designed to provide instruction on both the operation of TEM and useful techniques for materials characterization using TEM. This course is also recommended as a refresher course to individuals with prior knowledge and operating familiarity with the TEM.
Date: Four days, January 14, 15, 16 and 17, 2020
Lecture: 09:30 - 11:40am. (Theory)
Laboratory: January 14, 15, 16 and 17, 2020
Two hours/group/day (TEM operation, 2 ~ 3 students/group)
Rooms: Lecture Room: TBA
Lab: TEM facility, Room 1237B, Kim Building.
Fee: Lecture and Lab Course: $425 per person*, $375 per person for
members of research groups with multiple enrollments, or for
individuals concurrently enrolled in the TEM and SEM short courses.
Lecture only: $210 per person.
Limit: Maximum enrollment is 9 (three groups, 2-3 students per group)
To encourage all potential users to register for the short course, a discount will be offered to individuals if they are affiliated with a research group where other members are also enrolled in the course or if s/he is attending both TEM and SEM (see SEM short course
announcement). * This fee applies to UMD users only. Different fees apply for non-UMD
participants; please check with the AIM Lab office.
To enroll, please fill out the attached application form and submit to W-A Chiou or S-C. Liou by 5:00 pm, Thursday (01/09/20). Students accepted into the class will be informed by email by Saturday (01/11/20).
Please call W-A Chiou at 5-0541 or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org for more