Equipment Training

The ISN is developing equipment training methods in compliance with current social distancing policies. Please stay tuned for further updates to this page, including additional pieces of equipment on which we are offering training.


At this time, the ISN is providing new trainings on the following equipment:

Atomic Force Microscope — Veeco Nanoscope IV with Multimode and Picoforce MMAFMLM-AM Controllers

BET — Micromeritics ASAP 2020

Dynamic Mechanical Analyzer (DMA) — TA Instruments DMA Q850

Field Emission Scanning Electron Microscope (FE-SEM) — Zeiss Sigma 300 VP

Fluorescent/Optical Microscopes — Zeiss Axioscope 2 MAT

FTIR Spectrometer — Thermo Nicolet Nexus 870

Hot Press — Carver 4120

Laser Scanning Confocal Microscope — Keyence VK-X250

Lyophilizer — Labconco Model 7934000

Plasma Cleaner – Harrick Model PDC-32G

Raman Spectrometer – Horiba Jobin Yvon Model HR800

Rheometer —TA Instruments AR2000

Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM) — JEOL 6010LA

Slide Stainers/Layer-by-Layer Deposition — Microm DS-50

Spectroscopic Ellipsometer — J.A. Woollam XLS-100

Spin Coater – Cookson Electronic Equipment, Model G3P-8

Sputter Coater [Au] – Quorum Technologies  Model SC7640

Thermogravimetric Analyzer (TGA)TA Instruments Discovery

UV-Vis Spectrometer — Agilent-Cary Cary 7000 Universal Measurement Spectrophotometer

UV-Vis Spectrometer — Agilent-Cary Cary 60 Spectrophotometer

X-Ray CT/µCT — Zeiss Xradia Versa High-Resolution 3D X-ray Imaging System

Zeta Potential – Brookhaven Instruments Corporation ZetaPALS Zeta Potential Analyzer

Zwick Mechanical Tester — Roell BTC-EXMACRO


To request training on any of the equipment listed above equipment, please login to the ISN Intranet and navigate to Laboratory > Equipment > Training Request.

If you do not yet have an ISN Intranet login, or for any questions about ISN access or equipment usage, please contact the ISN Laboratory and Facilities Manager, Amy Tatem-Bannister.