Micropaleontology Lab

The facilities of the Micropaleontology Lab are the main support for the research activity of Micropaleontology Group. These facilities include equipments and tools for sample preparation, microscopes and storage facilities.

Sample preparation facilities


Micropaleontology teaching and research lab.


Olympus SZ-61 Stereomicroscope, CB-ZN module, QuickPhoto Micro plus DeepFocus software…


Playing with foraminifera under stereomicroscope…

The EMCrafts Cube II Scanning Electron Microscope – a very useful equipment for high-resolution investigations in Micropaleontology – placed over the Seismion vibrations isolator.

Sample coating with G20 Ion Sputter prior to using with Cube II