Microscope Laboratory

The microscope room is set up to undertake microstructural analysis, hand-picking of grains for Ar/Ar analysis and sample preparation for irradiation.

This is a list of available equipments in the microscope laboratory

  • Leitz Leica M420 with high quality digital camera for microstructural analysis
  • Leitz Leica DM-RX with high quality digital camera microstructural analysis
  • Leitz Laborlux 12Pol S
  • Leitz Laborlux 5071
  • Olympus SZ61 for hand-picking of grains
  • Olympus SZ11 for hand-picking of grains
  • Olympus BH-2
  • Accurate scale (120g ± 0.05 mg)

Microscope Laboratory

Updated:  29 July 2013/ Responsible Officer:  Argon Geochronology Leader/ Page Contact:  WebAdmin