College of Staten Island
 The City University of New York

Advanced Imaging Facility
 Fei Tecnai Spirit Transmission Electron Microscope

Reserve the Fei Tecnai Spirit Transmission Electron Microscope
Read the User Manual

Electron Optics:

  • Line resolution: 0.2 nm
  • Information limit: < 0.2 nm
  • High tension (min step): 20-120 kV (continuous 10V)
  • Number of spot size: 11
  • Magnification: 18-650 kx
  • Focal length: 2.8 mm

Specimen Manipulation:

  • Alpha tilt angle: +-70 degree
  • X, Y direction: 2.0/2.0 mm
  • Z direction: 0.75 mm
  • Recalling accuracy: <0.1µm
  • Number of stored positions: Infinite, including optics settings i.e. intensity, magnification, spotsize
  • Sample exchange time: < 30 sec (without switching off)
  • Intelligent recall: Comment mediated stage position recall
  • Specimen drift:<1.0 nm/min<0.1µm


  • AutoGun module: Enables automated gun conditioning, saturation, alignments.
  • AutoTune module: Enables automatic focus and astigmatism correction.
  • Tomography: Automated calibration and series acquisition. Reconstruction and rendering through Xplore3D.

Equipped with EDAX