Interdisciplinary Resource Center for Nanotechnology

...going for nano

Sample Preparation

Sample preparation complex installed at IRC lab includes systems for precise ion etching and spattering (Gatan PECS, Gatan PIPS, Fischione NanoMill) as well as machines to care out the whole cycle of TEM sample preparation.

Laurell WS-650


Laurell WS-650 spin coater

Vacuum substrate holder (10-200 mm substrate diameter)

Rotation speed up to 12 000 rpm

Acceleration up to 30 000 rpm/s


Struers TegraPol


Grinding and polishing station

TegraDoser for auto dosing of lubricants and suspensions

Disc diameter: 200 mm

Disc rotation speed: 50-300 rpm

Specimen holder rotation speed: 50-150 rpm

Treatment forse: 10-50 N


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