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 Funded by the European Union



TESCAN ORSAY HOLDING is a multi-national company established by the merger of the Czech company TESCAN, a leading global developer and supplier of Scanning Electron Microscopes (SEMs) and Focused Ion Beam Scanning Electron Microscopes (FIB-SEMs) systems, and the French company ORSAY PHYSICS, a world leader in customised Focused Ion Beams and Electron Beam Technology. In over 27 years of existence, the TESCAN brand has built a reputation in developing and manufacturing Scanning Electron Microscopes and innovative and unique solutions for Micro and Nanotechnology and related applications.

TESCAN's portfolio includes a series of SEM and FIB-SEM systems designed to attend to the current needs and challenges in sample analysis arising from all fields of science and technology such as Materials Science, Life Sciences, Forensic Sciences, Automated Mineralogy, and the relentless Semiconductor Industry. Over 2500 SEM installations in more than 80 countries are testimonial of TESCAN’s first-class quality, proven technology, reliability, service, and excellence. TESCAN’s product offer consists of thermionic and field emission SEM microscopes, Xe plasma and Ga ion source FIB-SEM systems, TIMA-X – a unique solution for automated mineralogy, RISE – an integration of SEM and Raman confocal microscopy, and the Q-PHASE, an advanced light microscope for QPI imaging. TESCAN also focuses on developing special tools and detectors for diverse analytical purposes in a wide range of disciplines.

Key Research Facilities

A complete set of SEM and FIB/SEM instruments in application and R&D laboratories in Brno (CZ) and Fuveau (F).