The Advanced Microscopy Facility in the news

The following are news items featuring the Advanced Microscopy Facility.


May 30th, 2014

James Tyrwhitt-Drake and images taken in our lab is featured in an article on Petapixel!

May 1st, 2014

An older article, UVic student James Tyrwhitt-Drake's SEM images and animations featured on a Smithsonian article:

May 1st, 2014

UVic student James Tyrwhitt-Drake's SEM images featured in a William and Mary College story:

April 28th, 2014

Milton Wang's article in Journal of Physical Chemistry C was published!

March 25th, 2014

Metro News wrote a feature on James Tyrwhitt-Drake, one of our users!

March 18th, 2014

Adam's article "A method to correct FIB lens focus on flat plane samples" is the cover of latest Microscopy Today!

March 18th, 2014

Julia Bobak's article about James Tyrwhitt-Drake and our laboratory made the front page of !

March 10th, 2014

@uvicring published Julia Bobak's profile of AMF user James Tyrwhitt-Drake:

February 24th, 2014

James Tyrwhitt-Drake's SEM image of a diatom made the cover of the MSC Bulletin!

February 18th, 2014

Gilles G. Patry (CEO of CFI) mentions our lab in a Globe and Mail piece.


October 24th, 2013

The Honourable Judith Guichon, Lieutenant Governor of BC, mentioned our lab in a speech!

October 8th, 2013

UVic's "The Ring" has published an article "Day in the life: Elaine Humphrey", about our laboratory manager:

October 2nd, 2013

The Canadian Foundation for Innovation has published an article on our facility.

July 24th, 2013

Industry Canada has posted an article: "University of Victoria is now home to the world’s most powerful microscope"

July 4th, 2013

UVic Communications created a media release titled "World's most powerful microscope ready for research".

June 1st, 2013

Researchers @ the Royal BC Museum found a new species of spider, used our instruments, and published!

June 1st, 2013

The STEHM has been featured in the Victoria News!

March 14th, 2013

The Scanning Transmission Holography Microscope was featured in the March 2013 issue of Popular Mechanics!

January 2nd, 2013

Pico Meter, a film by Erik Zaremba & Neal Melançon about the STEHM, semifinalist @ FOCUS FORWARD Filmmaker Competition!


December 4th, 2012

AMF user Terrence Loychuk made a video titled "Why are Doritos so much fun to eat", using our Hitachi S-4800 SEM!

June 12th, 2012

"World's most advanced microscope is here", an article in The Ring.

June 8th, 2012

"A window into the world of the subatomic", an article in the Victoria News.

June 1st, 2012

"A room with a view to the subatomic", Saanich News.

March 29th, 2012

Dr. Rodney Herring, the Advanced Microscopy Facility's primary investigator is interviewed on CFAX 1070 regarding the installation of the STEHM.

March 26th, 2012

The STEHM arrives on campus, and the Victoria Times Colonist published an article.

March 25th, 2012

The STEHM arrives on campus, and the Vancouver Sun published an article.

March 7th, 2012

As construction of the STEHM concludes at CEOS in Germany, The Victoria Times Colonist published an article.

May 28th, 2012

Read about the Advanced Microscopy Facility in the National Post article by Tristin Hopper.

December 1st, 2012

"Views from the subatomic universe", featured article in EngineerRING, University of Victoria's Engineering Alumni newsletter.


July 16th, 2009

"World's Most Precise Microscope Headed for UVic'.