Facilities at SMM

SMM boasts the country's most comprehensive array of specimen preparation and imaging and analysis equipment. While we pride ourself on our state-of-the-art instruments, we support a full range of conventional instruments for optical, electron and X-ray imaging.

Because ACMM is the principal node of the AMMRF, users at SMM have access to an even greater range of facilities around the country.

Duty Microscopist: 02 9351 7567
Emergencies & Security: 02 9351 3333

Facilities List & Contact Numbers

Facility Phone Room
General Office 02 9351 2351 234
Lecture Room 1 02 9351 7562 236
Lecture Room 2 02 9351 7563 238
Teaching Laboratory 2, Zeiss LSM 700 Confocal Microscope 02 9351 7556 213
Tea Room & Kitchen 02 9351 7543 235
Small Meeting Room (Level 1) n/a 116
Small Meeting Room (Level 3) 02 9114 0913 317
Server Room 02 9351 7538 228
Materials Specimen Preparation Laboratory 02 9351 7544 110
Biological & SEM Specimen Preparation Laboratory 02 9351 7530 127B
Molecular Specimen Preparation Laboratory 02 9351 7554 130
Cell Culture Laboratory 02 9351 7536 132C
Biomolecular Laboratory (near Tea Room) 02 9351 4800 264
Surface Science Laboratory, Siemens D5000 XRD 02 9351 7537 109
Image Simulation & Analysis Laboratory 02 9351 7450 231
Research Laboratory 02 9351 4900 227
Computed Tomography & Reconstruction Laboratory 02 9351 7539 112
Light & Optical Laboratory incl. Nikon C1 Confocal (LIMO) 02 9351 7550 114
IMAGO Local Electron Atom Probe Suite 02 9351 7588 128B
JEOL 3000F TEM 02 9351 7786 128D
VGSTEM HB601 02 9351 7528 124A
Philips CM120 Biofilter TEM 02 9351 7409 120
Philips CM12 TEM n/a 107
JEOL 2100 TEM n/a 122
FEI Quanta 200 3D FIB 02 9036 5124 126
Zeiss ULTRA Plus SEM 02 9036 9172 125
Philips XL 30 SEM (located at Redfern Technology Park)  n/a  n/a
Zeiss EVO/Qemscan 02 9351 7410 119
PicoSPM 02 9036 5312 111
Leica TCS SPII Multi-photon n/a 134
Olympus FluoView FV1000 Confocal Microscope, TIRF, Nikon SensiCam, Leica SPE Confocal 02 9351 8535 131
Hitachi S4500 FEG-SEM 02 9351 7410 119
Zeiss Auriga 02 9036 5124 126
Epson Desktop Scanner n/a 116

Section Managers

  Name Position Phone Room Email
Ms Kable, Ellie Lab Manager 02 9351 7566 128A eleanor.kable@sydney.edu.au
Dr Foley, Matthew Microscopist, Image Analysis & Tomography Specialist 02 9351 7565 124 matthew.foley@sydney.edu.au
Dr Trimby, Patrick SEM Specialist & Deputy Lab Manager 02 9351 7561 116A patrick.trimby@sydney.edu.au
Dr Sato, Takanori Research Associate, Atom Probe Scientist 02 9036 6414 326 takanori.sato@sydney.edu.au  
Dr Liu, Hongwei Microscopist, Advanced TEM Specialist 02 9351 4069 124 hongwei.liu@sydney.edu.au
Mr Sikorski, Adam Microscopist, Materials Specimen Preparation Specialist 02 9351 7546 110A adam.sikorski@sydney.edu.au
Ms Kable, Ellie Microscopist, Light & Optical Imaging Specialist 02 9351 7566 128A eleanor.kable@sydney.edu.au
Ms Gokoolparsadh, Naveena  Biological Specimen Preparation Specialist 02 9351 7642 142 naveena.gokoolparsadh@sydney.edu.au
Ms Chikhani, Sherin Cell Culture 02 9351 7525 111A  sherin.chikhani@sydney.edu.au