Research

In Situ Ion Irradiation Microscopy

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Characterization of materials exposed to various types of particle bombardment in real time, at the nano scale

The IBL is one of only 11 facilities worldwide with this capability

  • The basic concept: Characterization of materials exposed to various types of particle bombardment in real time, at the nanoscale.
  • Current capabilities include
    • Heating
    • Straining
    • Tomography

Ion Beam Laboratory Presentation