About us

CEOS, founded in 1996 by Maximilian Haider and Joachim Zach, is concentrating on research, development and production of advanced optical components for electron microscopes. These include correctors for spherical, chromatic and coma-type aberrations and monochromators.

The company meanwhile has become the world's leading manufacturer of correctors for electron microscopes.

Explore the world of picometer scale microscopy by visiting our web pages.

If you want further information concerning the principles of electron microscopy don't hesitate to consult the basics!

About us


Electron Microscopy:

Seventy-five years after its invention, transmission electron microscopy has taken a great step forward with the introduction of aberration-corrected electron optics.

Prof. Knut Urban


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Jobs 22.12.2020

CEOS offers a position as Python Developer. More

In sight: A paradigm shift in materials characterization * 04.03.2021

Researchers from Lehigh University (USA) have joint for ... More

CEOS technology helps to improve resolution in Cryo-Electron Microscopy *04.06.2020

Nature reports about two projects which have demonstrated improved resolution for single particles analysis. More

Major Honour for Max Haider *27.05.2020

Max Haider has been awarded with the Kavli Prize 2020 More

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