Welcome to the Reston Electron Microbeam Laboratory!
Managed by the USGS Energy Resources Program for work with agencies, academia, and private companies to image and analyze micro-nanoscale properties
Reston Electron Microbeam Laboratory
The Reston Electron Microbeam Laboratory is a multi-user facility that maintains and operates state-of-the art electron beam instruments to image and analyze micro-nanoscale properties. Lab staff along with providing instruction in the operation of microbeam instrumentation to lab users also conduct microbeam research on a variety of geologic topics.
Laboratory Usage Details
The laboratory can be used by Federal, State, Local government agencies, universities, and private companies through interagency/fee-for-use agreements. Laboratory Staff can either train interested users on instrument applications/methods or samples:
Below are USGS research items directly associated with the usage of the REML: