Swiss Federal Institute for Materials Science and Technology - EMPA

FIB Status
FIB Technology available Offers STSMs
Research Interests
Engineering and Technology in Research, Material Science, Physics & Astronomy
A summary of our fit4nano work

Contact Information
Switzerland
Address
Feuerwerkerstrasse 39 , 3602 Thun, Switzerland

Action Members
Laboratory for Mechanics of Materials and Nanostructures (206)
Laboratory for Mechanics of Materials and Nanostructures (206)
agnieszka.priebe@empa.ch
Laboratory for Mechanics of Materials and Nanostructures (206)
Krzysztof Wieczerzak
Facilities Directory
What FIB technology is Available
Ga/Dual Beam
Other FIB technology

3 Tescan FIBSEMs with gas injection system (Ga-ions),
FIBSEM integrated ToFSIMS detector for FIBSIMS 3D (trace) element mapping,
FEBiMS (focused electron beam induced mass spectrometry).

Complementary Techniques
AFM/cAFM/MFM, EBSD, FIB-SIMS, gas-injection, in-situ heating, mechanical testing, Raman, SEM, TEM/STEM, transport measurements, VIS spectroscopy, WDX/EDX, XRD or other X-ray techniques
Other Complementary Techniques

FIBSEM integrated indentation and tensile strain platforms with EBSD,
TKD grain orientation mapping,
EDX mapping,
Focused electron-induced deposition,
TEM (STEM, Diffraction, EDX).

Sample Preparation/fabrication
3d printing, ALD, electron beam lithography, photolithography, PVD metals, TEM lamella preparation
Other Sample Preparation/Fabriaction

PVD metals of thin films,
TEM lamella preparation by FIB,
pillar FIBing