Research Mission

EMAT is one of the leading electron microscopy centers in the world and has a vast expertise in both fundamental and applied electron microscopy. EMAT has several state of the art electron microscopes including two aberration corrected, high end FEI-Titan instruments, a dual beam FIB, an environmental SEM,...

Techniques:

  • Positioning atoms with picometer precision from high resolution images
  • Detailed interpretation of EELS data 
  • Advanced EDX on low concentration impurities

Materials:

  • Shape memory alloys
  • Multiferoic materials 
  • Ceramic thin films with specific properties (superconducting, ferroelectric, …). 
  • Nanostructured materials 
  • Carbon based materials
  • Zeolites and mesoporous materials
  • Soft matter and polymers

 

 

Info

EMAT is a Research Group
of the Department of Physics
of the Faculty of Science
of the University of Antwerp