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Intermediate Level

Background in math and physics (especially in quantum mechanics and solid state physics) corresponding to the bachelor level is required.

Approx. 18 hours to complete
English

What you will learn

  • Giving a basic knowledge on electron and ion beam fornmation and particle-matter intetaction.

  • Giving an information on main working principles of scannig and transmission electron microscopes as well as focused ion beam systems.

  • Giving a knowledge on image formation and iterpretation in electron and ion microscopy.

  • Giving a knowledge on additional methods, which are used in electron microscopy for material analysis.

Skills you will gain

  • Layout of the transmission electron microscope and its main working modes.
  • Main components of electron and ion microscopes
  • Energy dispersive and wavelength dispersive X-ray spectrometers
  • Scanning electron microscope layout and electron optics.
  • Sputtering with focused ion beam and its applications.
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Intermediate Level

Background in math and physics (especially in quantum mechanics and solid state physics) corresponding to the bachelor level is required.

Approx. 18 hours to complete
English

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Saint Petersburg State University

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

6 hours to complete

General Topics in Electron and Ion Microscopy

6 hours to complete
20 videos (Total 134 min), 3 readings, 6 quizzes
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

Scanning Electron Microscopy

3 hours to complete
9 videos (Total 66 min), 1 reading, 3 quizzes
Week
3

Week 3

4 hours to complete

Transmission Electron Microscopy

4 hours to complete
16 videos (Total 110 min), 2 readings, 4 quizzes
Week
4

Week 4

3 hours to complete

Scanning Ion Microscopy and Focused Ion Beams

3 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 57 min), 1 reading, 3 quizzes

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