University of illinois Urbana-Champaign


Microscopy Suite Contacts

If you have any questions regarding the Microscopy Suite facility or services, please feel free to contact one of the following members of our staff, or if you are not sure who to contact, simply send a message to the Microscopy Suite Staff email list.

Cate Wallace

Scanning Transmission Electron Microscope (STEM)

High Pressure Freezing
Dual Source Metal Evaporator
Carbon Evaporator
Diamond Knife (use with UCT if available)
Glow Discharge System (Denton DPG-1)
Ultramicrotome (Leica UltraCut UCT)
Ultramicrotome (RMC UltraCut UCT)
Low Speed Saw (Buehler IsoMet)

Particle Sizers - Nicomp 380 ZLS
Particle Sizers - Accusizer FX

Deben 5N/200N Tensile/Compression Stage


Dianwen Zhang

Deep UV Raman Imaging
Fluorescence Correlation Spectroscopy (FCS) System
Fluorescence Microscope (Zeiss Axiovert ApoTome System)
Fluorescence Resonance Energy Transfer (FRET) Microscope
Inspection Scope
Leica Confocal SP8

Linkam hot and cold stages

Micro-Spectroscopy Workstation Zeiss Axio Observer.D1
Horiba Confocal Raman Imaging System
Stereology Workstation
Remote Stereology System
Zeiss SteREO Discovery.V20 Zoom Microscope w/Highspeed Camera

Tanya Josek


Sputter Coaters Desk II
Sputter Coaters Desk V

Critical Point Dryers

Josh Gibson

Xradia BioCT
CT Lab GX130
Nano 3DX

Atomic Force Microscope (AFM)

Profilometer (P-6 Stylus Profilometer)

Fiber/Micropipette Puller

Particle Sizers - Nicomp 380 ZLS
Accusizer FX

Anton Paar Litesizer Particle-Sizing System
NanoSight NS300 Particle Sizer


Microscopy Suite Staff

Other Microscopy Suite matters not listed above