Paul Stanley


Manager of Centre for Electron Microscope

Centre for Electron Microscopy
Metallurgy and Materials Building
University of Birmingham
B15 2TT


Tel/Fax: (+44) (0)121 414 5449
Mobile: 07990 612885



Paul started work at Cadbury Schweppes in Confectionery Research and Development where he obtained skills in laboratory analytical techniques before moving to the microbiology section carrying out Salmonella screening and advising on microbiological hazards in the factory environment.

In 1984 Paul started in the Department of Zoology at the University of Birmingham taking responsibility for the Electron Microscopy Unit in the department as well as the analytical instrumentation area. After a merger with Biochemistry Paul worked in the combined electron microscopy unit until 1990.

Paul then moved to the Department of Physiology to take responsibility for the electron microscopy facilities in the University of Birmingham Medical School. Paul stayed here until 1999 when the facilities were moved into the Biomedical EM Group in the Centre for Electron Microscopy.

In 2000 Paul took on the responsibility of the SEM area in Metallurgy

Paul range of experience covers TEM, SEM and STEM as well as a wide range of preparative techniques including ultrathin sectioning, cryo sectioning and gold labelling.

Paul has many years experience with micro-analytical techniques including EDS, WDS and EBSD.

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