MSE-704 / 1 credit

Teacher(s): Cantoni Marco, Navratilova Lucie

Language: English


Every year


The principles of 3D surface (SEM) reconstruction and its limitations will be explained. 3D volume reconstruction and tomography methods by electron microscopy (SEM/FIB and TEM) will be explained and compared with x-ray tomography.



3D reconstruction, serial sectioning, electron tomography, FIB Nano-tomography, scanning electron microscopy, transmission electron microscopy

Learning Prerequisites

Recommended courses

background in electron microscopy: electron microscopy lecture 5 sem. Bachelor level or doctoral school SEM&TEM or equivalent

Assessment methods

Project Report


Moodle Link

In the programs

  • Exam form: Project report (session free)
  • Subject examined: 3D Electron Microscopy and FIB-Nanotomography
  • Lecture: 8 Hour(s)
  • Exercises: 4 Hour(s)
  • Practical work: 2 Hour(s)

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