Institut für Evolution und Ökologie

Scanning electron microscopy

Our Zeiss Evo LS10 is used for classical standard usage for investigations of critically point dried and sputter coated samples, as well as for cryo applications. 


Monika Meinert

  +49 7071 29 76961
room E2H11

Key publications using SEM

Speidel, M. W., Kleemeier, M., Hartwig, A., Rischka, K., Ellermann, A., Daniels, R. & Betz, O. (2017): Structural and tribometric characterization of biomimetically inspired synthetic "insect adhesives", Beilstein Journal of Nanotechnology, 8, 45-63.

Weide, D., Thayer, M.K., Newton, A.F. & Betz, O. (2010): Comparative studies on the head of selected sporophagous and non-sporophagous Aleocharinae (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae): musculature and hypopharynx-prementum complex, Journal of Morphology 271, 910-931.

Betz, O., Newton, A.F. & Thayer, M.K. (2003), Comparative morphology and evolutionary pathways of the mouthparts of spore-feeding Staphylinoidea (Coleoptera), Acta Zoologica 84 (3), 179-238.