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Electronic Microscopy: General and Specific Notions

  • Martin Schmal
  • Sonia M. R. Vasconcelos
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Abstract

Electronic microscopy (EM) plays a key role in the characterization of catalysts. The understanding of some aspects of these techniques becomes a “sine qua non” condition in catalysis. Although the literature is relatively wide in fundamentals and applications.

Keywords

EDS SEM TEM 

Notes

Acknowledgments

Thanks to Carlos André Perez, Ruth Leibson Martins, Deborah Vargas, Lídia O. O. Costa, and Luiz Franchini Bravo. Special thanks to André Luiz Pinto.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Martin Schmal
    • 1
    • 2
  • Sonia M. R. Vasconcelos
    • 1
  1. 1.Chem.Eng. Dept.Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ)Rio de JaneiroBrazil
  2. 2.University of São Paulo (USP)São PauloBrazil

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