FEI Tecnai T-12 Cryo TEM

FOM Name:  TEM Tecnai 12
Model: FEI Tecnai T12
Contact:  Alex Kvit (kvit@wisc.edu, 608-265-4458)
Instrument Center:  NIAC
Instrument Location:  MSE Room 128

The Tecnai T12 TEM is 120kV TEM with a point resolution of 0.49 nm. This TEM is equipped with an EDS detector and is capable of cryo-EM.

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  • Emitter: Lanthanum Hexaboride (LaB6)
  • Acceleration voltage  120 kV
  • Point resolution = 0.49 nm
  • Line resolution = 0.204 nm
  • Eucentric goniometer (± 45º and ± 30º)
  • 4k x 4k Gatan Ultrascan CCD
  • Cryo –holder & transfer station
  • EDS, Thermo Scientific, 139 eV resolution