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Problem Solving w/ SEM & X-Ray Microanalysis Course Schedule
Monday, June 5, 2017
Time Event Rm Instr
MORNING
8:30-8:45 Welcome 303 Kiely
8:50-10:00 X-ray Microanalysis Critical Concepts, EDS Measurements, Qualitative Analysis STEPS 101 Newbury
10:00- 10:30 Break WH Lobby  
10:30-12:00 Quantitative Analysis and Simulation STEPS 101 Ritchie
       
AFTERNOON
1:15-2:45 Introduction to Using DTSA-II, Part 1 STEPS 101 Ritchie
2:45-3:15 Break WH Lobby  
3:15-4:45 Computer Lab: Student Problem Solving with DTSA-II, Part 1 (prerecorded data sets) STEPS 101 Ritchie
5:15 Dinner    
       
EVENING
7:00-8:30 Introduction to Using DTSA-II, Part 2 STEPS 101 Richtie
8:30-9:30 Individual help with computer issues STEPS 101 Richtie
       
Tuesday, June 6, 2017
Time Event Rm Instr
MORNING
8:30-10:00 Introduction to FIJI (IMAGE-J): Basic Image Processing STEPS 101 K. Scott
10:00-10:30 Break WH Lobby  
10:30-12:00 Introduction to FIJI: Microanalysis STEPS 101 J.H. Scott
       
AFTERNOON
1:15-2:25 SEM Imaging: Critical Issues STEPS 101 Newbury
2:30-3:30 Scanning Ion Imaging (He, Ga) STEPS 101 Michael
3:30-4:00 Break WH Lobby  
4:15-5:15 High Resolution SEM 303 Michael
5:15 Dinner    
       
EVENING
7:00-8:30 IMAGE-J, Part 2/ Computer Lab: Student Problem Solving with IMAGE-J (pre-recorded data sets) STEPS 101 K. Scott
8:30-9:30 Individual help with computer issues STEPS 101 K. Scott
       
Wednesday, June 7, 2017
Time Event Rm Instr
MORNING
8:30-10:00 Lab: SEM Imaging (Collecting New Image Data)    
  Group A: Tescan/Oxford EDS 161 J.H. Scott
  Group B: Hitachi SU3500/Oxford SDD 159 Michael
10:00-10:20 Break WH Lobby  
10:20-12:00 Lab: EDS Measurements    
  Group B: Hitachi 4300/EDAX SDD 172E Ritchie
  Group A: Hitachi SU3500/Oxford SDD 159 Michael
       
AFTERNOON
1:15-2:45 Computer Lab: Students Analyze New Data Collected in the Morning Lab Sessions STEPS 101 J.H .Scott, Michael
2:45-3:15 Break WH Lobby  
3:15-5:00 Using EBSD in the SEM STEPS 101 Michael
       
EVENING
6:30 Cocktail Hour Faculty Lounge, University Center  
7:30 Course Banquet Asa Packer Room, University Center  
       
Thursday, June 8, 2017
Time Event Rm Instr
MORNING
8:30-10:00 Lab: EDS X-ray Spectrum Imaging    
  Group B: Tescan/Oxford EDS 161 Richtie
  Group A: Hitachi 4300/ EDAX SDD 172E J.H. Scott
10:00-10:30 Break WH Lobby  
10:30-12:00 Lab: EBSD    
  Group A: Hitachi SU 3500/Oxford EBSD 159 Michael
  Group B: FEI XL-30/EDAX EBSD 172A J.H. Scott
       
AFTERNOON
1:15-2:45 Computer Lab: Simulation with DTSA-II: Particles, Interfaces, etc. STEPS 101 Ritchie
2:45-3:15 Break WH Lobby  
3:15-4:45 X-ray Spectrum Imaging STEPS 101 Newbury
5:15 Dinner    
       
EVENING
7:00-8:15 X-ray Analysis in Special Situations: Thin Films, Rough Specimens, and in the Rain 303 Newbury
       
Friday, June 9, 2017
Time Event Rm Instr
MORNING
8:30-9:30 The EDS Microanalysis Process Preparing the Analytical Report 207 Newbury
9:30-9:45 Break WH Lobby  
9:45-10:45 New Techniques for Problem Solving (Dual Beam, Scanning Ion Microscopy) 451 Michael
11:00-12:00 Course Summary: Strategies for Practical Microscopy and Microanalysis 303 J.H. Scott
12:00 Lunch (Box Lunches) WH Lobby