Biological Electron Microscope Facility

Pacific Biosciences Research Center University of Hawaii at Manoa


Scanning Electron Microscope

Confocal Laser Scanning Microscopes

Transmission Electron Microscope

Fluorescence and Brightfield Light Microscopy

Specimen Preparation

User Fees


Computational Clearing Workshop with Leica

Listening to the Microbes’ Song; The New Field of Microbiome Science

Richard Allen’s Image Gallery

Dr. Richard D. Allen’s Internet Image Database
Richard Allen has created an extensive collection of microscopic images over the 42 years that he has been studying single-celled organisms (protozoans). Now nearly 600 of these images, complete with identifying labels and detailed captions, are available online at