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Hitachi S3000H Scanning Electron Microscope

MANUFACTURER Nissei Sangyo Co. Ltd. (manufacturer's website)
MODEL Hitachi S3000H
TRAINING Training is required to use this item and we can arrange this if needed.
CONTACT 1 Natalie Allcock
CONTACT 2 Ania Straatman-Iwanowska
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A high vacuum, thermionic emission (tungsten) instrument principally used for surface topographical observation and recording of biological samples. Hydrated biological material requires controlled drying procedures e.g. critical point drying (CPD) prior to observation. Applications include visualisation of surface morphology of cell cultures, plant and animal tissues, bacteria and biofilms.


Manufacturers figures; The machine has a quoted resolution of 3.5nm at 25kV and generates images at either 640 x 480 pixels or 1280 x 960 pixels - user determined. Magnification from 15x to 300,000x.

Item ID #828.

Last Updated: 30th May, 2019