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Welcome to the Canadian Centre for Electron Microscopy

The Canadian Centre for Electron Microscopy provides world-class electron microscopy capabilities and expertise to Canadian researchers and industry working in a broad range of fields.
Learn more about the CCEM.

News & Updates

CCEM User Stories

Have you wondered how the work completed at the CCEM is used to solve everyday world-wide problems?

Take a look at our various user stories for a better understanding of how electron microscopy can be used to answer pressing questions concerning the environment, energy, our personal longevity, and more!

Gianluigi Botton takes on new directorship position with the Canadian Light Source

The Canadian Centre for Electron Microscopy would like to announce that Dr. Botton will be taking on the new directorship position with the Canadian Light Source. For the full story visit here.

Featured Paper: Multi-Angle Plasma Focused Ion Beam (FIB) Curtaining Artifact Correction Using a Fourier-Based Linear Optimization Model

Microscopy and Microanalysis 2018, 24, 657-666

Christopher W. Schankula, Christopher K. Anand and Nabil D. Bassim*
*corresponding author: bassimn@mcmaster.ca

To have your paper featured, please submit all papers containing CCEM obtained data and analysis to Nano LIMS

For information on past news, see our news page.

Upcoming Events and Workshops

SEM Techniques: From the Basics to Applications

Date: November 1, 2019
Location: McMaster University, GH 111
Workshop is FREE, but space is limited

For more information see the flyer

Register here

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