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Lab: Electron Imaging Center for NanoMachines (EICN)
Equipment: Titan Krios High-Res CryoEM and CryoET, Room B140

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Titan Krios High-Res CryoEM and CryoET, Room B140     Electron Imaging Center for NanoMachines (EICN)
Quantity: 1     Usage Type: Essential    
Training Required: Yes     Training Level: 1     Training Service Type: aid/trainer required     Approval Required: Yes     Service Type: self-service
Description: The Titan Krios is a cryoEM instrument for biological specimens from FEI. This instrument is dedicated to high-resolution cryo-electron microscopy of single particles and cryo-electron tomography of thick specimens. This electron microscope is equipped with a C-TWIN lens.

Key features:

  • 80 to 300kV
  • Field Emission Gun (FEG)
  • Parallel Beam
  • 1.4 Å resolution (information limit)
  • Computer-controlled compustage
  • +/- 70o double-tilt specimen stage
  • Cs=2.7 mm
  • Automated specimen handling system (the FEI Autoloader)
  • Automated liquid nitrogen cooling system
  • Gatan image filter (GIF) 2002 with 2kx2K CCD camera
  • FEI Xplorer3D data acquisition and processing system
  • SerialEM automatic data acquisition system (Version 3.8)

Rates: Internal Academic rate: $70/hour; External Academic rate: $95/hour; Industry rate: $140/hour

Note: Additional consumable charges may apply (e.g. $30/autogrid)

The Titan Krios transmission electron microscope is open for usage for all internal and external users. Instructions to become a user can be found here: EICN Become a User. Training can be requested by emailing If you do not receive a reply within 48 hours, you can email Matthew Mecklenburg ( to follow up.

Reservation Details  -  Today's Date/Time: Aug 15 2022, 12:00 pm
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