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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.
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The CCEM Celebrates its 10 Year Anniversary

We would like to thank all users who have joined us over the past 10 years in contributing to the CCEM and making it what it has become today. On November 12, 2018 the CCEM celebrated its 10 year anniversary through a series of electron microscopy focused keynote presentations from experts located around the world. For more information on the event please visit here.

Featured Paper: Correlative electron energy loss spectroscopy and cathodo-luminescence spectroscopy on three-dimensional plasmonic split ring resonators

Microscopy, 2018, i40-i51. doi: 10.1093/jmicro/dfy010

Isobel C. Bicket1, Edson P. Bellido1, Sophie Meuret2, Albert Polman2, and Gianluigi A. Botton1,*

1Department of Materials Science and Engineering, McMaster University, 1280 Main Street W. Hamilton, ON L8S 4L8, Canada and
2Center for Nanophotonics, AMOLF, Science Park 104, 1098 XG Amsterdam, The Netherlands

*Corresponding Author: gbotton@mcmaster.ca

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

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Upcoming Events and Workshops

ORS – Dragonfly Workshop

Two one day workshops available December 12 and 13, 2018

Location: ABB 163, McMaster University
Time: 9:00 to 17:00
Registration is free

Register here.

Canadian Centre for Electron Microscopy joins Canadian FACT Network

The Canadian Centre for Electron Microscopy (CCEM) is pleased to announce that it is joining the Fabrication, Assembly, Characterization and Test (FACT) Network, a cooperative ecosystem of service-oriented labs offering expertise and services for fabrication, assembly, characterization, and test of micro-nanotechnologies. For the full story visit here.

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