NorMIC Workshop on Biological Optical Microscopy


University of Oslo


NEW DATES fall 2020

Application procedures

NB: The workshop is free of charge for research school members. Please note your membership in the billing information field.

Content of the workshop

The NorMIC Oslo Imaging Platform is organizing a four-day workshop on Biological Optical Microscopy. The aim of the workshop is to teach both theoretical and practical aspects of current optical microscopy techniques for life science researchers.

The workshop consists of both theory lectures and practical sessions .

Topics to be covered
  • Widefield contrasting techniques
  • Confocal microscopy
  • Super-resolution microscopy (SIM, SMLM, Rescan, STED)
  • SPIM
  • Non-linear microscopy
  • CLEM principle
  • Fluorescence & dyes
  • Sample preparation
  • Basic image processing
  • Aberrations & artifacts.
Confirmed faculty

Rainer Heintzmann, Jena, Germany
Felix Margadant, Singapore
Ping Ching Cheng, Buffalo, USA
Kay Schink, Oslo
Frode Skjeldal, UiO,
Linda Haugen, UiO
Xian Hu (Edna), Singapore and Oslo
Oddmund Bakke, Oslo.  


Registration Fee: 3700 NOK (Lunch and Coffee Breaks included)
Digital Life Norway Research School covers course fee + travel and accommodation for our members. Please note your membership status in the billing information field in the registration form.

Apply for travel grant


Regarding the workshop: Please contact Edna:
Regarding travel grants (or related matters) from Digital Life Norway Research School: Please contact Liv:

Published Oct. 12, 2020 4:00 PM - Last modified Dec. 9, 2020 4:04 PM