APT Webinars

Atom Probe Tomography Webinars

An expanding collection of instructional on-demand webinars and videos on Atom Probe Tomography.

New Webinar Series: Atom Probe Tomography for Additive Manufacturing.

Atom Probe Tomography for Additive Manufacturing

Part 1 deals with maraging steel. Click the link below to watch this short webinar with a Q&A session:
Atom Probe Tomography of Additively Manufactured Materials, Part 1: Intro to AM Methods and Maraging Steel Case Study.





Atom probe tomography for additive manufacturing part 2

Part 2 deals with Titanium and Nickel Superalloys. Clink the link below to watch this short webinar with a Q&A session:
Atom Probe Tomography of Additively Manufacture Materials, Part 2: Titanium and Nickel Superalloys





Webinar Series on Catalyst Materials analyzed by Atom Probe Tomography!


These three short on-demand webinars explore the use of APT in analyzing zeolites.

These webinars were produced by CAMECA's Hugues Francois Saint Cyr, with additional assistance from experts listed below. 

Atom Probe Analysis of Catalyst Materials PART 1: Aluminum Tracking in Steamed ZSM-5 Zeolites

With assistance from Dr. Danny Perea et al. at PNNL; Professors Bert Weckhuysen and Dr. Joel Schmidt at Utrecht  University, and Dr. Simon Bare, Stanford.
This webinar incorporates materials from:


NATURE COMMUNICATIONS | 6:7589 | DOI: 10.1038/ncomms8589

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2016, 55, 11173 –11177

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M. K. Miller et al., Ultramicroscopy 2005, 102, 287

K. Thompson et al., Ultramicroscopy 2007, 107, 131

M. K. Miller et al. Microscopy & Microanalysis 2007,13(6), 428

D. J. Larson et al., Ultramicroscopy 1999, 79, 287

K. Thompson et al, Microscopy & Microanalysis 2006, 12(S2), 1736CD

K. Thompson et al., Ultramicroscopy 2007, 107, 131



Atom Probe Analysis of Catalyst Materials PART 2: 13-Carbon Monitoring in Coked ZSM-5 Zeolites

With assistance from Dr. Jon Poplawsky et al. at ORNL; Professors Bert Weckhuysen and Dr. Joel Schmidt at Utrecht  University, and Dr. Simon Bare, Stanford.
This webinar incorporates materials from:


Schmidt, J. E., et al. (2016). Angew. Chem., Int. Ed., 1–6. http://doi.org/10.1002/ange.201606099



Atom Probe Analysis of Catalyst Materials PART 3: Deactivation Mechanism in NOx Conversion in Cu-Exchanged Zeolites

With assistance from Dr. Jon Poplawsky et al. at ORNL; Professors Bert Weckhuysen and Dr. Joel Schmidt at Utrecht  University, and Dr. Simon Bare, Stanford.
This webinar incorporates materials from:


NATURE COMMUNICATIONS | DOI: 10.1038/s41467-017-01765-0




Best Practices for Microtip Coupon Handling
Best practices for microtip coupon handling video

This video walks the user through the steps and techniques needed to load a microtip coupon for analysis.



EIKOS Specimen Crimping and Alignment



This brief, informative video demonstrates the steps needed to prepare a sample for analysis in EIKOS.



MRS APT Webinar
An Introduction to Atom Probe Tomography and Its Applications. This short, informative video is the perfect primer on APT. Hosted by Materials Research Society, this webinar covers the basics of APT and explores its utility across a range of applications.

Note that a free membership to Material Research Society is required to access this webinar.



IVAS 101: A Simple Step-by-Step Methodology to Reconstruct 3D Atom Probe Datasets.

CAMECA's Hugues Francois Saint Cyr provides a comprehensive overview of IVAS, the powerful software used in atom probe analyses.


IVAS LT
An Introduction to IVAS LT.

If you have atom probe data, and are looking for an efficient and free method to conduct analyses, check out IVAS LT.


This free version of IVAS software allows you to conduct a number of different tests on your data. Learn more by watching this free, short webinar, and then download your copy of IVAS LT!



IVAS 3.8: An Overview of the Latest Features

CAMECA's Hugues Francois Saint Cyr discusses the new features in IVAS 3.8. This webinar provides a comprehensive overview of what's new, and how these new features can benefit your research.



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IVAS 3.8: 2D Field Evaporation Simulator

Professor Francois Vurpillot provides a comprehensive overview of this powerful enhanced feature in the new IVAS 3.8.


Make the most of your atom probe software by mastering the 2D Field Evaporation Simulator. Dr. Vurpillot is a recognized expert in this area, and will guide you to efficiently and effectively utilize the field evaporation simulator to drive your APT research.


3D Reconstruction and Analysis of Semiconductor Devices.

Semiconductor devices are some of the most complicated samples for Atom Probe Tomography.  In this webinar, Hugues Francois Saint Cyr walks you through semiconductor sample preparation and analysis ensuring that you get the APT results you need from your semiconductor development.



Approaching Perfection in Atomic Positioning: From Image Compression and K Factors to Dynamic Considerations PART 1

This brief webinar, hosted by CAMECA's Hugues Francois Saint Cy, focuses on atom probe analysis of metallic materials, with the goal to teach proper navigation of Pole Indexing and ICF Fit in IVAS.




Approaching Perfection in Atomic Positioning: From Image Compression and K Factors to Dynamic Considerations PARTS 1 and 2

This two-part webinar, hosted by CAMECA's Hugues Francois Saint Cyr and University of Sydney's Alec Day, focuses on atom probe analysis of metallic materials, with the goal to teach proper navigation of Pole Indexing and ICF Fit in IVAS, and using OIM and access to dynamic values of ICF and k factors utilizing codes from the University of Sydney.

Part 1 relies on the use of IVAS in these analyses. Part 2 takes the analyses beyond IVAS into additional research conducted at the University of Sydney.