The Microscopy Core Facility at BGSU offers a range of services, including SEM and TEM.
Send samples by US postal service:
Dr. Marilyn Cayer, Center for Microscopy
Room 230 Life Science Building
Bowling Green State University
Bowling Green, OH 43403
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Corner of Merry and North College St.
The Hitachi S2700 scanning electron microscope with LaB6 gun
For critical point drying and sputter-coating, we add 25% labor fee to beam-hour charges.
-Hummer VI-A sputtercoater
-Poloron E-500 SEM coating unit
-Samdri 780A critical point dryer
Critical point drying
"This is the third time that I have used Electron Microscopy Core Facility and have had very good results that were very useful for my reports in each case. I plan on continuing to use this excellent service. Thank you1"
"Excellent SEM readings were obtained by the Electron Microscopy Core Facility and I am planning on sending them two additional samples shortly. I will certainly continue to use this fine facility."
"I was involved 1/2 way through this project and Carol Heckman at Science Exchange was very responsive and educational to me. We were pleased with the overall results once we (as non-scientists) understood what we were looking at. Thank you"
"Carol was very responsive and helpful throughout this project. It was a pleasure to work with her, and I will highly recommend this service."
"Thank you for the images!"
"Excellent Work, very quickly"
"An excellent and expedient analysis! It was a pleasure to work with someone so conscientious, interested, and thorough."