Register for EMX equipment training or make a booking to use the equipment.

Booking and Training

Registration for Training

Follow the steps below to register with the EMX unit for training.

  1. Complete the online registration form located at EMX Booking page. Click on the 'To Register' link to enter your details. You will receive a confirmation notice when your registration has been processed.
  2. Download the EMX Unit Access and Subscription form (PDF 98 KB).
  3. Fill it in and return to Dave Phelan via email. Students will need to have their supervisor sign and date the form.  When the form is received you will be notified of a training session for an OH&S induction and to discuss your project.
  4. Study the appropriate online courses listed below for the instruments you intend to use. Complete the test at the end of each course and email the certificate to emxray@newcastle.edu.au or bring it with you on your first visit.
    1. Biological SEM
    2. Biological TEM
    3. Materials TEM
    4. Materials SEM
    5. EDS
    6. XRD

Equipment Bookings

Trained users can make bookings through the EMX booking system.

Users in training should email a request for a booking to emxray@newcastle.edu.au. Staff will then organise a training booking and a confirmation email will be sent.