A commemorative postage stamp on the 11th International Congress of Electron Microscopy (ICEM), Kyoto :
Issued by Japan
Issued on Aug 30, 1986
Design : Structure of electron microscopy & the image of an atom
Designer : Fumito Ohtani
Type : Stamp, Postal Used
Colour : Multicolour
Denomination : 60 yen
Size : 25 x 35.5 mm vertical
Paper : White gravure paper, unwmkd.
Quantity : 25,000,000 copies
Sheet : 20 stamps (4 x 5)
Printing : Photogravure (6 colors)
- ICEM is the large-scaled international congress held every four years by the International Federation of Electron Microscopy. The 11th congress is held in Kyoto from August 31 to September 7. The researchers from many countries are gathered in a hall who go on with their studies by means of electron microscopy in the wide field, such as fundamental medical science like pathology and bacteriology, biochemistry like zoology and botany, crystallography, physics, chemistry, and electronics.