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FEI Manual User Interface / Microscope control panel

FEI Manual User Interface
FEI Manual User Interface

Discipline: Product

Discipline: Product

The FEI Manual User Interface (MUI) is the desktop device used by researchers during material science innovation to control dual-beam electron-microscopes used in research to understand structural and compositional details of materials or to create fully functional prototypes at nanoscale level. Designed in consultation with users the MUI brings together input requirements in the form of a keyboard with dials and buttons that combine to control the microscope. The ergonomic design and control layout enhance user workflow and productivity in an esthetic that is a worthy touch point between user and the scientific world of FEI microscopes.

  • ASSESMENT CRITERIA Aesthetics / Design Quality, Usability / Ergonomics, Brand Identity

  • TARGET GROUPS Other target groups:: Material Science Researchers

  • TARGET REGIONS Europe, North America

  • DEVELOPMENT TIME 13 - 24 months


Client / Manufacturer

Thermo Fisher Scientific

Thermo Fisher Scientific
Hillsboro, OR, United States


Design Partners

Design Partners
Bray, Co Wicklow, Ireland

Eugene Canavan, David Fleming, Peter Murphy, Terence Kealy, John Williams, Chris Grujon

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