Prices and Core Toolset



The DCN is listed in the RIsources portal (RI = Research Infrastructure) operated by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG, German Research Foundation) because it

  • offers recognised, established scientific and technological facilities and services
  • permit free access / regulate access through a transparent selection process based on scientific quality and project feasibility
  • is managed according to sustainable principles and has a long-term perspective

To reserve laboratories and equipment, partners of companies and scientific institutions receive information on technical equipment and expertise of the technological center and if possible a binding cost estimate, which consideres  funding and subsidy possibilities.

For more information please get in contact with us.



Core Toolset

(status: December 2017)

If you want to use one of the listed tools please get in contact with us.
Please see as well the Nutzungsordnung (Terms & Conditions) of the DCN. You can download it here.

# Tool Manufacturer Specific name / Type Location
A scanning electron microscope (SEM) / focused ion beam (FIB) FEI Helios NanoLab 660 DCN/TU Dresden
B high-resolution scanning electron microscope (SEM) Zeiss Gemini 500 DCN/TU Dresden
C X-ray microscope (XRM) Zeiss/Xradia Versa 520 DCN/TU Dresden
D Indenter Hysitron PI 87 DCN/TU Dresden
E transmission electron microscope JEOL F-200CF DCN/TU Dresden
F Schleif- und Poliergerät ATM Saphir 530 Pro DCN/TU Dresden
G Feinst-Poliergerät ATM Saphir Vibro DCN/TU Dresden
H Ionenmühle Gatan PIPS II DCN/TU Dresden
I Auflichmikroskop Zeiss Axio-Imager DCN/TU Dresden
J invertiertes Auflichtmikroskop Zeiss Invert K.mat DCN/TU Dresden
K (Stereo-)Mikroskope div.   DCN/TU Dresden
L Vakuum Kalt-Einbettsystem     DCN/TU Dresden
01 high-resolution scanning electron microscope (SEM) HITACHI S4700 Inst. f. Halbleiter u. Mikrosystemtechnik/TU Dresden
02 high-resolution scanning electron microscope (SEM)  HITACHI SU8020 Anorganische Chemie/TU Dresden
03 atomic force acoustic microscope (AFAM) Digital Instrument Dimension 3000 Fraunhofer IKTS-MD
04 atomic force acoustic microscope (AFAM) Agilent 5600 LS Fraunhofer IKTS-MD
05 Nanoindenter Hysitron TI 950 Fraunhofer IKTS-MD
06 scanning electron microscope (SEM) / focused ion beam (FIB) Zeiss NVision 40 Fraunhofer IKTS-MD
07 transmission electron microscope (TEM) Zeiss Libra 200 HR MC Cs STEM Fraunhofer IKTS-MD
08 X-ray microscope (XRM) Xradia NanoXCT-100 Fraunhofer IKTS-MD
26 Infrared Spectrometer (ATR-FTIR) Thermo Nicolet 6700 ITM/TU Dresden