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Microscopy and Imaging Center

Overview of Services

The Microscopy & Imaging Center serves a wide range of faculty and students at Texas A&M University in addition to researchers from outside of the University.  Our mission is to provide current and emerging technologies for teaching and research involving microscopy and imaging in Life and Physical Sciences on the Texas A&M campus and beyond, training and support services for microscopy, sample preparation, in situ elemental/molecular analyses, as well as digital image analysis and processing. We are promoting cutting edge research in basic and applied sciences through research and development activities, as well as quality training and education through individual training, short courses and formal courses that can be taken for credit.

Location and hours of operation

Hours Location

Monday - Friday

301 Old Main Drive
2257 TAMU
College Station, TX 77843-2257

Links and Resources

  1. Microscopy and Imaging Center


Name Role Phone Email Location
Dr. Lawrence Griffing

Dr. Stanislav Vitha
Research Scientist; Optical Microscopy (widefield, confocal, FLIM, deconvolution, superresolution), TEM and SEM Imaging, Biological Sample preparation for LM, EM
ILSB, Rm 1131
Dr. Hansoo Kim
Research Scientist; TEM imaging and analysis of materials
ILSB, Rm 1129
Rick Littleton
Senior Research Associate; TEM and SEM Imaging, ultramicrotomy for TEM
ILSB, Rm 1131
Dr. Avery McIntosh
Assistant Director
ILSB, Rm 1137A
Dr. Anindito Sen
Research Scientist; Cryo-TEM sample preparation and imaging, Ctyo-EM Image processing and analysis
ILSB, Rm 1133
Ashlyn Montgomery
Technical Laboratory Coordinator
ILSB, RM 1129
Dr. Holly Gibbs
Associate Research Scientist; Optical microscopy - Lightsheet, confocal imaging, Image processing and analysis
ILSB, RM 1133