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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.

The ACMM and SMM are located in Madsen building, with additional facilities at the Charles Perkins Centre and in the Australian Institute for Nanoscale Science & Technology.

News & Events

  • Updated SMM fee schedule now in effect

    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.