Cross Section of Oil Shale

This Application Note describes the preparation method

"Cross Sectioning of Oil Shale"

Ion beam slope cutting is a method that can achieve very flat regions of material combinations consisting of hard and soft areas. Oil shale is a fine grained material with organic and inorganic compounds. The material is very brittle.

By Wolfgang Grünewald, Leica Microsystems, Chemnitz, Germany

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