Basic Principles of Analytical Electron Microscopy

  • Daisuke Shindo
  • Tetsuo Oikawa


Before going into a detailed explanation of the hardware of transmission electron microscopes and analytical methods, it is necessary to understand some fundamental aspects. These areas include the interactions between incident electrons and materials, the basic principles of analytical electron microscopy, and the processing of analytical data.


Inelastic Scattering Analytical Electron Microscopy Incident Electron Plasmon Excitation Elastic Scattering Cross Section 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Daisuke Shindo
    • 1
  • Tetsuo Oikawa
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of Multidisciplinary Research for Advanced MaterialsTohoku UniversitySendai, MiyagiJapan
  2. 2.Application and Research CenterJEOL Ltd.Akishima, TokyoJapan

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