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Entosiphon section
tail spines
Mitochondria and ER
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Georgia Electron Microscopy is home to electron microscopy instrumentation and equipment for multi-disciplinary research. A highly knowledgeable technical staff with diverse backgrounds work with a wide variety of clients to maximize results. GEM provides a broad range of assistance for research, training, and service functions.  The Core service provides workshops, outreach and assists with courses for the University System of Georgia.

GEM is a member of the Georgia Research Alliance Core Exchange. 

Featured Researchers

Dr. Hitesh Handa

Assistant Professor, Engineering

Dr. Jin Xie

Assistant Professor, Chemistry

Dr. Jaroslava Halper

Professor and Medical Pathologist
Department of Pathology
College of Veterinary Medicine
Dr. Aaron Thompson

Assistant Professor, Crop and Soil Sciences
Dr. Tim Hoover

Professor and Head of Microbiology
Dr. Sergiy Minko

Georgia Power Professor of Fiber and Polymer Science
Dr. Suraj Sharma

Assistant Professor, Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors
Dr. Yiping Zhao

Associate Professor, Physics

News and Events

Cryo-SEM fully installed

We have recently completed the installation of our newest set of equipment which includes a variable pressure SEM, a cryo...

Coming Soon! Hitachi Cryo-SEM

Our newest Scanning Electron Microscope has arrived and we are awaiting the Quorum Cryostage attachment. Once everything is installed, we...

GEM has moved to I-STEM Bldg!

Georgia Electron Microscopy has moved. New address is 302 E. Campus Rd, Athens GA 30602 , Rooms 1001-1017. For directions,...