Scanning Electron Microscopy theory & practice with a portable Hitachi TM3000, SEM
CSI: Sittingbourne, The Forum, Sittingbourne, Kent ME10 2DL
Practical sessions with SEM examination of archeological and historic samples; and a visit
to CSI: Sittingbourne public access conservation lab and The Forum Heritage Hub.
Participants will receive general theory and practice with a Hitachi TM3000 low
vacuum SEM, and illustrations of how it has been employed for public engagement and
archeological conservation at CSI: Sittingbourne (IIC Keck Award winner 2012).
Opportunity for examination of selected participants’ samples and discounted future
bookings for the ‘CSI: Sittingbourne/RLAHA shared use SEM’ included. The shared use
SEM was purchased through funds donated by the Clothworkers Foundation.