Scanning Electron Microscopy.

  1. SEM image of a transistor (global view).
  2. SEM image of a drawn composite copper (bright)—graphite (black).
  3. SEM image of Al_2 CuMg precipitates broken (S phase) in an aluminium alloy AlCuMg (or 2024).

    Genèse des microstructures lors du soudage par friction malaxage d’alliage d’aluminium de la série 2000 & 5000 et comportement mécanique résultants.
    Thèse Cécile Genevois, Institut National Polytechnique de Grenoble, 2004

  4. SEM image of the cross section of the machined surface of a pearlitic steel. The machined surface is on the top of the image.

    Phase transformations in surface layers of machined steels investigated by X-ray diffraction and Mössbauer spectrometry.
    X. Sauvage, J.M. Lebreton, A. Guillet, A. Meyer, J. Teillet, Mat. Sci. Eng. A362, pp. 181—186, 2003

  5. SEM image of a tempered martensitic steel.

    Nanostructure of a cold drawn tempered martensitic steel.
    X. Sauvage, X. Quelennec, J.J. Malandain, P. Pareige, Scripta Mater, 54 (2006) 1099—1103