Laboratory for Electron Microscopy

Welcome to the Laboratory for Electron Microscopy

The Laboratory for Electron Microscopy is a central facility of the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT).

We carry out electron-microscopic service investigations for other institutes of the Karlsruhe

Institute of Technology (KIT) and external customers.

Our research activities are focused on

  • nanotechnology and biology
  • methodical developments in electron microscopy
  • electron optics
  • nanostructuring



Dr.-Ing. Yolita Eggeler

will be Junior Professor at LEM starting 1.10.2020. She is looking for a PhD candidate.

Felix Jung was awarded the poster price of the electron microscopy symposium at the European Materials Research Society (EMRS) spring meeting 2019 in Nizza


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Dr. Yonghe Li was awarded a postdoc scholarship by the Humboldt Foundation


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Martin Obermair won a prize for his talk at the 19. International Microscopy Congress (IMC19) in Sydney.


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New FIB-SEM system went in operation


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Doktorarbeit zu vergeben
Open PHD - master and bachelor topics

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