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Welcome to the Australian Centre for Microscopy & Microanalysis (ACMM), a cross-disciplinary research centre. Our world-class research explores physical and biological structures at the micro, nano and atomic scales.

Sydney Microscopy & Microanalysis (SMM) is a core facility of the university, one of the largest and most comprehensive of its kind in the world. Our instrumentation and technical expertise are available for all researchers. This is your portal to access the SMM people and equipment that can help you with your research.

Find us at the following Camperdown locations:


News & Events

  • Action required: SMM user data

    By 15 July, 2016 all SMM users need to have an approved Research Data Management Plan (RDMP) in place to ensure access to your data is not adversely affected by the decommissioning of SMM’s data transfer server. Please choose Research Computing Optimised Storage (RCOS) when you apply, using the RDMP registration form.

  • View SMM fee schedule

    The fee schedule for access to microscopy instrumentation reflects our operating costs, while maintaining discounts for academic users and offering competitive rates for commercial customers.

  • Find the facilities to fit your project with TechFi™ by the AMMRF

    Need a new technique?

    TechFi is a technique finder, designed from a researcher's perspective to match techniques to experimental approaches. This unique, user-friendly online tool then directs you to instrument locations where the relevant technique and expert AMMRF staff are available to facilitate your data collection and analysis.

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