DiATOME Ultra Diamond Knives

  • Ultrastructure of the roundworm
    Caenorhabditis elegans. Scale bar = 1µm., Thomas Müller-Reichert, EM TechnologyDevelopment, MPI Dresden, and Kent McDonald, Electron Microscopy Laboratory, University of California, Berkley.
  • Al with Al2 O3 layer (amorphous)
    117000x magnification. From E. Ingolic, Technical University of Graz.
  • Unmyelinated nerve fibres in rat iris
    Labelled with link protein-gold, Lowicryl K4M. 50000x magnification. From W. Graber, University of Bern, Inst. of Anatomy.
  • Myelinated nerve fibre of human conjunctiva
    Labelled with HABP-gold complexes. 49000x magnification. From W. Graber, University of Bern, Inst. of Anatomy.
  • HRTEM of glassy carbon with turbostratic structure
    Sectioned with a diamond knife. Section thickness 20nm. From S.R. Glanvill, CSIRO Division of Materials Science and Technology, Clayton, Victoria.
  • HRTEM of a 100-period HgTe/CdTe superlattice
    HRTEM of a 100-period HgTe/CdTe superlattice near the top surface (grown by MBE on ZnCdTe substrate). From S.R.Glanvill, CSIRO Division of Materials Science and Technology, Clayton, Victoria.
  • Outer muscle zone of a Nematode (C. elegans)
    High-pressure frozen in the living state in cellulose capillary tubes, freeze-substituted in Acetone (-90°C), fixed in 1% Osmium/Acetone (-60°C) and Epon-embedded. X80000 magnification. From H. Hohenberg, Heinrich-Pette-Institut, Hamburg, Germany.
  • ZnS/SiO2 multilayer optical coating.
    P. Swab, Advanced Refractory Technologies Inc., Buffalo, NY.
  • Anodic alumina film
    EM micrograph of an ultramicrotomed section of the anodic alumina film formed on Al-2 wt%Cu alloy. Scale bar = 100nm. Xiarong Zhou, School of Materials, University of Manchester.
  • Ultrastructure of the roundworm Caenorhabditis
    Scale bar = 1µm. Thomas Müller-Reichert, EM Technology Development, MPI Dresden, and Kent McDonald, Electron Microscopy Laboratory, University of California, Berkley.
  • Cross-section of a Si/SiGe multilayer system.
    Scale bar = 10nm. Joanne Etheridge and Selvyn Glanvill, Electron Microscope and Microanalysis Facility, Monash University, Melbourne.
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