Electron Microscopy Facilities - Shared Research Facilities

Overview of Services

The WVU SRF Electron Microscopy Facilities is located in the Engineering Sciences Building (ESB) on WVU's Evansdale Campus in Morgantown. These multiuser laboratories attract people from many different research areas who have imaging needs. EMF offers a wide range of capabilities for reasonable user fees with individual hands-on training provided free of charge. The EMF is fundamental for structural analyses of different materials, from bulk materials samples to biologicals. Sample preparation can be developed on site. Experienced staff assist users with all their requirements.


Instruments include:

  • JEOL JEM-2100 Transmission Electron Microscope
  • Hitachi S-4700 Scanning Electron Microscope
  • JEOL JSM-7600 Scanning Electron Microscope
  • Fischione 1050 TEM Mill
  • Denton Desk V Sputter and Carbon Coater
  • Allied High Tech Mulitprep Precision Polishing System
  • Allied High Tech Low Speed Saw Tech4
  • Baltec CO2 Critical Point Dryer CPD30
  • Leica Ultramicrotome UC7 RT
  • Zeiss Axio Lab.A1 Microscope
  • BioSample Preparation Lab
  • Other ancillary equipment

See the complete list of WVU Shared Research Facilities instruments and rates at WVUSRF Instrumentation List

 

WVU FACULTY, LET'S GO… 

FIRST TIME SRF PIs 

  • Click the Services and Supplies tab above.
  • Look for the PI AGREEMENT.
  • Follow the Initiate Request link and provide the requested info.

ASK US TO RUN YOUR EXPERIMENT (PAY PER SERVICE)

  • Click the Services and Supplies tab above.
  • Look for PAY PER SERVICE.
  • Follow the Initiate Request link and provide the requested information.
  • An SRF manager will be in touch within approximately 24 hours.

REQUEST A QUOTE

  • Click the Services and Supplies tab above.
  • Look for QUOTE REQUEST.
  • Follow the Initiate Request link and provide the requested information.
  • An SRF manager will be in touch within approximately 24 hours.  

 

WVU STUDENTS AND RESEARCH STAFF, LET'S GO... 

FIRST TIME SRF STUDENTS AND STAFF 

  • Click the Services and Supplies tab above.
  • Look for the USER AGREEMENT.
  • Follow the Initiate Request link and provide the requested info.

REQUEST TRAINING

  • Click the Services and Supplies tab above.
  • Look for the appropriate REQUEST TRAINING option. 
    • Mandatory lab and safety training, a pre-requisite for all other training
    • Special safety training for cleanrooms and labs involving biologicals or radiologicals that may be a prerequisite for certain facilities
    • Specific instrument training  
  • Follow the Initiate Request link and provide the requested information.
  • An SRF Manager will contact you to arrange for training. 

 

NON-WVU CLIENTS AND USERS, JOIN US… 

BECOME AN EXTERNAL AFFILIATE OF THE SRF

  • Click the Services and Supplies tab above.
  • Initiate a request with the Core and complete the requested information.
  • An SRF Manager will contact you to discuss your request. 

Leadership

Marcela Redigolo

Electron Microscopy Facilities Manager

Shared Research Facilities

West Virginia University

Morgantown, WV, 26506

(304) 293-9683 (office)
marcela.redigolo@mail.wvu.edu

 

Location and hours of operation

Engineering Sciences Building
1306 Evansdale Dr. 
Morgantown, WV 26506

Open 24 Hours per Day/365 Days per Year  |  Staffed Hours: 9 AM - 5 PM

 

Links and Resources

WVU Shared Research Facilities Website  |  Electron Microscopy Facilities (Shared Research Facilities) Homepage   WVU Health Sciences Center Shared Resources

Contacts

Name Role Phone Email Location
Marcela Redigolo
SRF EMF Manager
 
(304) 293-9683
 
marcela.redigolo@mail.wvu.edu
 
ESB G58
 
Trina Wafle
SRF Director
 
(304) 293-6038
 
TKWafle@mail.wvu.edu
 
NRCCE 113G
 
Harley Hart
SRF Core Associate
 
(304) 293-9973, (304) 293-5847
 
harley.hart@mail.wvu.edu
 
ESB G60, WH 409
 
Qiang Wang
SRF Core Associate
 
(304) 293-9973, (304) 293-3075, (720) 352-8571
 
qiang.wang@mail.wvu.edu
 
ESB G58, WH 427
 
Gunes Yakaboylu
SRF EMF Assistant Manager
 
(304) 685-4113
 
gayakaboylu@mail.wvu.edu
 
ESB G58
 
Callee Walsh
SRF Core Associate
 
(304) 293-0747
 
callee.walsh@mail.wvu.edu
 
CRL 381
 

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