Image, Microstructure and Microanalysis Unit - IMICROS



The laboratories facilities and services are generally available to:

    • researchers from the University of Porto

    • researchers from other Universities and Institutes, public and private

    • research and quality control Laboratories

    • industrial and service companies

under different interface modes:
    • a sporadic action

    • a contract or agreement that may include

      • collaboration in a research and development project for a definite period of time

      • laboratory access for a specified period

      • personnel training for equipment operation

IMICROS - Access,  Services and Training

[Documents and Forms]

Laboratory Access and Service Rules

Service Rules

Electron Microscopy and X-Ray Microanalysis

Surface Analysis by Electron Spectroscopy

Scanning Probe Microscopy

Quantitative Metallography


Client Registration Form [for researchers]

Analysis Request Form  [for enterprises]

Analysis Experiment Form [for researchers]


Seminar Registration

Rules for Credentialing for the Autonomous use of a Laboratory/equipment and Access Conditions

Training Request Form for Credentialing for Autonomous Use of a Laboratory