UNB Microscopy and Microanalysis Facility

The MMF is a regional facility provide imaging and analytical services to the University of New Brunswick, other universities, government and industry.

The facility houses three electron-beam instruments (SEM, TEM/STEM, Electron Probe), a confocal scanning laser microscope, digital light microscopes, an X-ray micro CT and a flow cytometer.  Access to the instrumentation is on a 'first-come, first-serve' basis and users pay an hourly instrument rental fee.  Users have the option in being trained to operate the equipment themselves or in employing the services of the staff of the MMF.

The MMF offers training on all of the instruments and in advanced analytical techniques: EDS, WDS< EELS, EFTEM, electron diffraction, and numerous specialized sample preparation techniques.  Special lectures in microscopy techniques are offered for classroom presentations or for groups of interested researchers upon request.

For more information, please visit the MMF website.