Microscopy New Zealand

Kirikiriroa (Hamilton) Microscopy

Contact any of the people listed below if you have any questions regarding their facilities.

The University of Waikato (Te Whare Wānanga o Waikato) has a scanning electron microscopy facility housed within the Faculty of Engineering. Their emphasis is on materials science, but they also deal with biological samples.

Light Microscopy

Confocal Microscopes

Olympus FV1000-slide imaging. Mounted on an Olympus IX8 inverted microcope.

Electron Microscopy

Scanning EM

Hitachi S-4700 Field Emission SEM with Quorum Technologies Cryo-system It is equipped with an energy dispersive x-ray system which allows both qualitative and quantitative elemental analysis.


University of Waikato

Helen Turner


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SEM, 'forget me not' stigma with pollen. Helen Turner, University of Waikato