Fiches de cours 2017-2018

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Advanced Microscopy for Life Science

BIO-659

Lecturer(s) :

Seitz Arne

Language:

English

Frequency

Every year

Remarque

Every year in September. To register, contact EDMS Administration 

Summary

For further information, please get in contact with the instructor or have a look on the following web-site: http://biop.epfl.ch/

Content

 

' Basic optical principles
' Light microscopy, fluorescence microscopy
' Confocal microscopy
' Fluorescence Resonance Energy Transfer (FRET)
' Photobleaching, photoactivation techniques, Fluorescence Recovery after Photobleaching (FRAP)
' Structured Illumination microscopy
' Localization techniques (PALM, STORM)
' Stimulated emission depletion microscopy (STED)

 

Note

Places are limited (16 students) due to hand-on sessions. The selection (if necessary) will be made based on the scientific needs, expressed in a letter of intent (maximally 2000 characters) by the PhD student. It should contain a brief description of the project emphasizing the need of advanced light-microscopy methods.
For further information please get in contact with the instructor or have a look on the following web-site: http://biop.epfl.ch/

Keywords

Light-microscopy, live-cell imaging, high/super resolution light microscopy.

Assessment methods

Presentation

Resources

Websites

In the programs

    • Semester
    • Exam form
       Oral presentation
    • Credits
      3
    • Subject examined
      Advanced Microscopy for Life Science
    • Lecture
      15 Hour(s)
    • Exercises
      5 Hour(s)
    • Practical work
      25 Hour(s)
    • Semester
    • Exam form
       Oral presentation
    • Credits
      3
    • Subject examined
      Advanced Microscopy for Life Science
    • Lecture
      15 Hour(s)
    • Exercises
      5 Hour(s)
    • Practical work
      25 Hour(s)

Reference week

 
      Lecture
      Exercise, TP
      Project, other

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  • Autumn semester
  • Winter sessions
  • Spring semester
  • Summer sessions
  • Lecture in French
  • Lecture in English
  • Lecture in German