Electron Microscopy Center Staff
Scott Payne (MS, Organometallic Synthesis), Assistant Director, has been employed at the Electron Microscopy Center since 1995. He has extensive experience with the operation and routine maintenance of the scanning electron microscopes and energy dispersive x-ray detectors, transmission electron microscopes, and confocal/light microscopes.
Jayma Moore (DVM; MS, Veterinary Anatomy and Fine Structure; MS, Parasitology), Laboratory Manager, has been with the EM Center since 2002. Her responsibilities include but are not limited to preparation of biological and physical samples for light and electron microscopy (including fixation, dehydration, critical point drying, embedding, staining, and sputter coating), and ultramicrotomy (providing ultrathin sections of materials and biological samples) for transmission electron microscopy.
LaRae Ewert (BS, Microbiology) provides technical assistance, including photographic processing (darkroom and digital), as well as accounting services.