scanning transmission electron microscope
An electron microscope that transmits a very narrow beam of electrons through a sample; it can detect individual large or heavy atoms.

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  • scanning transmission electron microscope — rastrinis elektroninis peršvietimo mikroskopas statusas T sritis radioelektronika atitikmenys: angl. scanning transmission electron microscope vok. Durchlicht Abtastelektronenmikroskop, n; Rastertransmissionselektronenmikroskop, n rus. растровый… …   Radioelektronikos terminų žodynas

  • scanning transmission electron microscope (STEM) — Смотри просвечивающий растровый электронный микроскоп (ПРЭМ) …   Энциклопедический словарь по металлургии

  • monochromated scanning transmission electron microscope — noun A scanning transmission electron microscope that is able to focus electrons to a probe of about 0.14 nm and thus distinguish individual atoms …   Wiktionary

  • Scanning transmission electron microscopy — A scanning transmission electron microscope (STEM) is a type of transmission electron microscope. With it, the electrons pass through the specimen, but, as in scanning electron microscopy, the electron optics focus the beam into a narrow spot… …   Wikipedia

  • transmission electron microscope — n a conventional electron microscope which produces an image of a cross sectional slice of a specimen all points of which are illuminated by the electron beam at the same time compare SCANNING ELECTRON MICROSCOPE transmission electron microscopy… …   Medical dictionary

  • transmission electron microscope — noun A form of electron microscope in which a beam of electrons is transmitted through a thin layer of sample See Also: electron microscope, scanning electron microscope, transmission electron microscopy …   Wiktionary

  • transmission electron microscope — noun : a conventional electron microscope which produces an image of a cross sectional slice of a specimen all points of which are illuminated by the electron beam at the same time compare scanning electron microscope herein • transmission… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Conventional transmission electron microscope — (CTEM) is a rarely used abbreviation referring to transmission electron microscope (TEM) and high resolution transmission electron microscope (HRTEM). It is used to distinguish those parallel illumination techniques from convergent beam scanning… …   Wikipedia

  • Scanning Helium Ion Microscope — A Scanning Helium Ion Microscope (SHIM) is a new imaging technology based on a scanning helium ion beam. [ [http://nanotechwire.com/news.asp?nid=2120 ntid=121 pg=1 Nanotechwire press release announcing new microscope, retrieved December 13, 2006] …   Wikipedia

  • Electron microscope — Diagram of a transmission electron microscope A 197 …   Wikipedia

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