Fischione 1050 TEM Ion Mill

FOM Name:  Prep Fischione 1050
Model:  Fischione 1050 ion mill
Contact:  Alex Kvit (, 608-265-4456
Center:  NIAC
Location:  MSE Room 161

The Fishione 1050 ion mil has two independently adjustable TrueFocus ion sources.  Both high energy operation for rapid milling and low energy operation for specimen polishing are available.


This is an accordion element with a series of buttons that open and close related content panels.


  • Energy: 5 kV
  • Beam size: 1.5 mm
  • Adjustable milling angle range of ±10°
  • Laser sensitivity: 15%
  • Specimen rocking or rotation
  • Liquid nitrogen-cooled specimen stage
  • High-magnification microscope and digital imaging optional