Portland-State-University 2021-2022 Bulletin

G 438 Scanning Electron Microscopy in the Sciences

Theory and practice of scanning electron microscopy and elemental analysis, including beam interactions, signal detection, image and spectrum formation, sample preparation, and data analysis. Student teams pursue original research projects using natural or manufactured specimens provided by science faculty. Graduate students are encouraged to explore thesis-related projects.




introductory course sequence in geology, biology, chemistry, physics, environmental science or engineering.
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