Research Facilities

The Microscopy and Microanalysis Facility

The Microscopy and Microanalysis Facility is a regional facility providing imaging and analytical services to universities, government and industry. As part of the Faculty of Science at UNB, this facility offers services and training in:

  • Scanning electron microscopy (SEM)
  • Transmission electron microscopy (STEM)
  • Electron probe microanalysis,
  • Energy dispersive x-ray analysis (EDS)
  • Wavelength dispersive x-ray analysis (WDS)
  • Electron energy loss spectroscopy (EELS)
  • Energy-filtered TEM (EFTEM)
  • Electron diffraction
  • Low-temperature electron microscopy
  • Confocal laser scanning microscopy
  • Digital imaging
  • X-ray computed tomography (microCT)
  • Numerous specialized sample preparation techniques




Earth Sciences

Mathematics and Statistics