High vacuum coating system for electron microscopy Leica Microsystems EM ACE 600 (LEICACOAT-NANO)

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Guarantor: Vojtěch Švarc
Instrument status: Some Issues Some Issues, 21.2.2019 18:36, Service Gauge is known issue, maintenance will be ordered
Equipment placement: CEITEC Nano - C1.23
Research group: CF: CEITEC Nano
Upcoming trainings: 3.6. 15:00 - 16:00: ACE600_basic - ACE600_basic: training for new users. Max. 5 attendees. Meeting piont: at the entrance to CLR in building A (StAn)


Detailed description:

High vacuum coater for deposition of conductive coatings on SEM and TEM samples. Processes are driven by bulit-in microprocessor control unit and are fully automatized. Process steps and parameters are set through a touch screen.
Equipped with Au sputter target and carbon thread evaporation source as standard.
Other targets for sputtering available only on request.


Publications:

  • Manakhov, A; Kedronova, E; Medalova, J; Cernochova, P; Obrusnik, A; Michlicek, M; Shtansky, DV; Zajickova, L, 2017: Carboxyl-anhydride and amine plasma coating of PCL nanofibers to improve their bioactivity. MATERIALS & DESIGN 132, p. 257 - 265, doi: 10.1016/j.matdes.2017.06.057
    (LYRA, KRATOS-XPS, LEICACOAT-NANO)