Access and prices


Apply for access

Access to the NORTEM infrastructure can be granted to users who either are trained to operate the microscopes themselves, or to users who hire an experienced operator through NORTEM. Fill out this form to request access/training, or to get in touch to hire an operator.


Price list

Please contact us if you wish to know the hourly rates for TEM use or if you are planning a project that will utilize the NORTEM infrastructure.


How to acknowledge NORTEM

By using any data from the NORTEM infrastructure you agree to the following guidelines:

  • NORTEM staff should be included as co-authors whenever they have made significant contributions to planning or realization of experiments, to specimen preparation or data interpretation and analysis. Please consult us if in doubt
  • All publications utilizing NORTEM infrastructure should be reported to the NORTEM management
  • Use of the NORTEM infrastructure should be acknowledged in publications for example as follows:
    The authors would like to acknowledge support from the Research Council of Norway through the Norwegian Center for Transmission Electron Microscopy, NORTEM (197405/F50)