Schedule: Intro to SEM and EDS for the New SEM Operator

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Introduction to SEM and EDS for the New Operator 2019
Sunday, June 2
Time Event Room Instructor
Morning
8:15-8:30 Registration (Lobby of Whitaker Lab)    
8:30-8:45 Welcome 303 Kiely (Carol)
8:45-9:30 SEM Basics 303 Kiely (Chris)
9:30-10:00 Sample Preparation 303 Kiely (Carol)
10:00- 10:15 Break    
10:15-11:15 Lab: Basic Operation (Groups 1-2) See Below  
  Lab: Sample Preparation (Groups 3-4) See Below  
11:15-12:15 Lab: Sample Preparation (Groups 1-2) See Below  
  Lab: Basic Operation (Groups 3-4) See Below  
12:15-1:30 Lunch Whitaker Lobby  
       
Afternoon
1:30-2:30 Imaging and X-ray Analysis in the SEM 303 Kiely (Chris)
2:30-3:15 Element Identification and Compositional Analysis 303 Chan
3:15-3:25 Break    
3:25-4:25 Demo Lab: Using EDS Software (Groups 1-2) 303 Lyman
  Lab: Optimizing the Image (Groups 3-4) See Below  
4:30-5:30 Lab: Optimizing the Image (Groups 1-2) See Below  
  Demo Lab: Using EDS Software (Groups 3-4) 303 Lyman
5:10-8:00 Dinner Whitaker Lobby  
7:00-9:00 SEM and X-ray Microanalysis Course Begins (See other schedule)    
       
Lab Assignments
Microscope Room Staff/Operator  
Hitachi 3900 159 Helen Chan/Billy Podrazky  
Hitachi 4300 172E Animesh Kundu/Sean McAnany  
Sample Preparation      
Polishing/Metallography 251 Jonah Duch  
Sample Handling/Mounting 247 Carol Kiely  
Sample Coating 153 Josh Smeltzer  
       
Time Group Room  
10:15-11:15 Group 1 159  
  Group 2 172E  
  Group 3 247-251-153  
  Group 4 153-247-251  
       
11:15-12:15 Group 1 247-251-153  
  Group 2 153-247-251  
  Group 3 159  
  Group 4 172E  
       
3:25-4:25 Group 1 303  
  Group 2 303  
  Group 3 172E  
  Group 4 159  
       
4:30-5:30 Group 1 172E  
  Group 2 159  
  Group 3 303  
  Group 4 303