Overview: SEM

Under Construction

1. Introduction to SEM: http://www.ammrf.org.au/myscope/sem/introduction/ 

If the Australian SEM site asks, you can tell it you are an undergraduate.

2. Parts of the SEM: 

http://www.ammrf.org.au/myscope/sem/practice/principles/layout.php .


3. Back-scattered electron (BSE) imaging:


4. What is EDS (compositional analyses): http://www.ammrf.org.au/myscope/analysis/eds/.

5. JMU SEM videos:

YouTube playlist of SEM videos from JMU: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLc1yUU5DczrVfxbgq1Oso7nHY3wI4mFzD

Uses of SEM: Chen, L., Xu, J. & Chen, J. Sci. China Earth Sci. (2015) Applications of scanning electron microscopy in earth sciences. 58: 1768. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11430-015-5172-9

Licenses and Attributions
Text written by Elizabeth Johnson, James Madison University (JMU).
Video created by Ceanna Adams, Elizabeth Johnson, and Juhong Christie Liu, JMU.