2011

2011 Schedule of Events

Listed below within separate sections:

I) Symposium
II) Equipment, Software and Technical Demonstrations
III) Hands-on Practicals

I) Symposium Schedule

Super Resolution Microscopy - Part I

June 7, Tuesday

2:00 – 2:30 PM

“Advances in 3D-FPALM, STED and 3D particle tracking microscopy”

Joerg Bewersdorf, Dr. rer. nat. 
Department of Cell Biology 
Yale University 

2:30 – 3:30 PM

3D PALM with Photoactivatable Fluorescent Proteins”

Hari Shroff , Ph.D.
Section of High Resolution Optical Imaging 
NIH/NIBIB

Coffee break
4:00 – 5:00 PM 

“Coupling nanoscopy and electron microscopy”

Erik Jorgensen, Ph.D.
Department of Biology 
University of Utah

Happy Hour to follow

Super Resolution Microscopy - Part II 

June 8

2:00 – 2:30 PM

“Nuclear compartmentalization and transcription factor selectivity”

Jie Yao, Ph.D.
Department of Cell Biology 
Yale University 

2:30 – 3:00 PM

Super resolution at Leica Microsystems - Technology and Applications

Joachen Sieber , Ph.D.
Lecia Microsystems, Mannheim 

Coffee break
3:30 – 4:30 PM    Advances in fluorescent protein technology ”    

Michael Davidson , Ph.D.
Florida State University 
National High Magnetic Field Laboratory   

4:30 – 5:30 PM“High resolution fluorescence microscopy by structured illumination and image inversion interferometry”   

Rainer Heintzmann, Ph.D.
Friedrich Schiller University of Jena 
Institute of Physical Chemistry and Photonic Technology 
Happy Hour to follow 

II) Equipment, Software and Technical Demonstrations

June 7, Tuesday

11:00 – 12:00 

Spinning Disk Demonstration

Perkin Elmer UltraView Vox demonstration TAC N239

9:00 - 5:00PM 
Software Walk-in Clinics for post acquisition image analysis 
Imaris (TAC N209) 9 am - 5 pm  
MetaMorph (TAC N207) 1 pm - 5 pm 
Volocity (TAC N239) Note: only available from 1-3 pm
9:00 – 5:00 PM

Continued access to most instrumentation throughout the day

TAC N221 - N239

June 8, Wednesday
11:00 – 12:00 

Demo of Laser Scanning Cytometry for High Content Screening
CompuCyte iCys demonstration TAC N239

Demo of Vutara Super Resolution microscope

11:00 – 12:00  Demo of Vutara Super Resolution microscope

Vutara demonstration TAC N239
2:00 – 5:00 PMSoftware Walk-in Clinics for post acquisition image analysis
Imaris (TAC N209) 9 AM - 5 PM 
MetaMorph (TAC N207) 9 AM - 5 PM
Volocity (TAC N239) Note: only available from 1-3 PM
9:00 –5:00 PMContinued access to most instrumentation throughout the day
TAC N2221 - N239
June 9, Thursday
1:00–2:30 PM Lecture and Demo of Nikon STORM microscope (not yet confirmed) 
Nikon demonstration in TAC N221
1:30–2:30 PM

Demo of DeltaVision OMX Structured Illumination microscope 

AP demonstration in SHM IE wing

2:30–3:30 PMDemo of Leica Ground State Depletion Super Resolution microscope 

Lecia demonstration in TAC N223
3:30–5:30 PMDemo of Leica Ti:Sapphire and CW Super Resolution microscopes 

Lecia demonstration in SHM IE wing
2:00 – 5:00 PM   Software Walk-in Clinics for post acquisition image analysis

MetaMorph (TAC N209) 9 AM - 5 PM

Volocity (TAC N239) Note: only available from 1-3 PM
9:00 –5:00 PM  Continued access to most instrumentation throughout the day

TAC N2221 - N239    

III) Practical 'Mini-Courses'

June 8, Wednesday

10:30–12:00 AM

Small group class at confocals: use of photoconvertable fluorophores with 
confocal laser scanning microscopes (for group #1)

TAC N221 - N229

2:00 – 5:00 PMOpportunity for individual practice - please reseve an instrument for personal use 
June 9, Thursday
10:30–12:00 AM   

Small group class at confocals: use of photoconvertable fluorophores with  confocal laser scanning microscopes (for group #2)

TAC N221 - N229

2:00 – 5:00 PMOpportunity for individual practice - please reseve an instrument for personal use
June 10, Friday
10:30–12:00 AM Small group class at confocals: use of photoconvertable fluorophores with confocal laser scanning microscopes (for group #3)

TAC N221 - N229
2:00 – 5:00 PMOpportunity for individual practice - please reseve an instrument for personal use   

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Nikon

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Olympus

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Zeiss

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  • Zeiss is unable to participate this year. 
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