Electron Microscopy Laboratory (EML)

Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho



Institution
Idaho National Laboratory
Name
Electron Microscopy Laboratory (EML)
Building
MFC-774
Post Irradiation Examination
Secondary Type
No Secondary Type Defined
Tertiary Type
No Tertiary Type Defined
Core Functions
Transmission electron microscopy with x-ray spectroscopy and electron diffraction; scanning electron microscopy with x-ray spectroscopy and electron back scatter diffraction; and optical microscopy with micro hardness measurement.
Unique Functions
Microstructure and chemical analysis, Crystallographic analysis, Failure analysis, Micro hardness and fracture toughness analysis.
Hotwork Facilities
HFEF
Support Equipment
Glovebox, fume hoods.
Radiological Limit
<1R/hr @ 30cm
Materials Allowed
beta/gamma only
Sample Encapsulation
No Sample Encapsulation Defined
Atmosphere
No Atmosphere Defined
Commissioning Date
1967
Recent Upgrade
No Recent Upgrade Defined
RAM License
Department of Energy
License End Date
2099
Docket Number
0
User Facility
Yes
GAIN Partner
No
NSUF Partner
Yes
NE Use Percentage
No NE Use Percentage Defined
Utilization Hours
2000 hr/year
Number Of Users
No Number Of Users Defined
Number Of Staff
No Number Of Staff Defined
Point Of Contact
James Madden
Website URL
https://mfc.inl.gov/SitePages/Electron%20Microscopy%20Laboratory.aspx
Proposal URL
https://nsuf.inl.gov/
Date Of Data
No Date Of Data Defined