2011 FEI's electronic microscope image contest galleryS

First place: Crack after failed bending test.

2011 FEI's electronic microscope image contest galleryS

Third place: Forepart of a mite.

2011 FEI's electronic microscope image contest galleryS

A slope cutter Ar+ milled semiconductor sample.

2011 FEI's electronic microscope image contest galleryS

PAN Microfibers and Microspheres.

2011 FEI's electronic microscope image contest galleryS

Copper fibers.

2011 FEI's electronic microscope image contest galleryS

FIB cut on PES filtration membrane.

2011 FEI's electronic microscope image contest galleryS

Head of a moth.

2011 FEI's electronic microscope image contest galleryS

Cross section of leaf.

2011 FEI's electronic microscope image contest galleryS

Iron nodule as egg shell filled with calcium carbonate.

2011 FEI's electronic microscope image contest galleryS

Nano Forsterite is a synthetic mineral consisting of Mg and Si, O.Minerals was subjected to 35oC, 90 ATM, 95-100% water saturation super critical CO2.

2011 FEI's electronic microscope image contest galleryS

Nanowires.

2011 FEI's electronic microscope image contest galleryS

Partially dried red blood cells clotted on the cotton fibres of a gauze wound dressing. Imaged at low vacuum to avoid charging of cotton fibres.

2011 FEI's electronic microscope image contest galleryS

Silver nanorods and particles growth on copper crystals

2011 FEI's electronic microscope image contest galleryS

These structures are defective capacitors of a Silicon chip.

2011 FEI's electronic microscope image contest galleryS

Zno nanoparticles obtained by hydrothermal synthesis using microwave heating.