Subject: Raith available till 10:00am
Date: Wed, 28 May 2008 09:19:02 -0700

Done earlier. It seems to work very well so far.


Quoting Byoungil Lee <>:

> It's a problem caused by a switch in the controller box.
> The switch called 'ebeam' should be up position, but sometimes it's
> mysteriously switched down...
> It was okay until 3am today.
> Byoungil
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Salman Latif" <>
> To: "Raith SNF Mailing list" <>
> Sent: Wednesday, May 28, 2008 5:15 AM
> Subject: finishing early -- beam blanking issues
>> The beam blank button seemed to be in reverse mode. I could see the  
>>   SEM image in the off mode, and vice versa. More importantly, the   
>> beam  would not stay blanked during a move from one position to   
>> another  (whether you turn the blanker on or off). I shut down both  
>>  computers,  and after starting up again, could not see the SEM   
>> image at all.

Linyou Cao
PhD candidate
Dept. of Mater. Sci.and Engin., Brongersma Group
Stanford Nanoscience&Nanotechnology Society
Stanford University