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Microscopic and Spectroscopic Characterization of Materials


The scanning and transmission electron microscopes; electron optics, electron specimen interactions, image formation. EDX and WDX spectroscopies; qualitative and quantitative x-ray analysis. Diffraction principles; SAD and Kikuchi patterns. Introduction to contrast types. Introduction to photon and electron based spectroscopies: photoemission (XPS) and Auger Electron spectroscopies.

Teaching Staff

Paola Riani
Luca Vattuone