Time-resolved Microscopy and Correlation Spectroscopy the 10th European Short Course by PicoQuant

The course offers an in-depth introduction into time-resolved microscopy techniques through lectures and practical sessions


The 10th annual short course on “Time-resolved Microscopy and Correlation Spectroscopy”, organized by PicoQuant GmbH, provides an in-depth introduction to the principles of fluorescence microscopy and its applications to Life Science. It will be held from March 6-8, 2018 in Berlin, the capital city of Germany.

The course is aimed both at professionals and beginners who are either using or intend to use fluorescence microscopy in their research. In addition to lectures, the course offers practical training on instrumentation and software. The lectures will be held by Jan Willem Borst (Wageningen University and Research, The Netherlands), Chris Dunsby (Imperial College London, United Kingdom), Jörg Enderlein (University of Göttingen, Germany), Mark Hink (University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands), Fred Wouters (University of Göttingen, Germany), and Andreas Bülter (PicoQuant GmbH, Germany). The practical sessions will include measurements as well as data analysis, performed on various instruments provided by Leica, Nikon, Olympus, Zeiss, and PicoQuant.

Topics covered:

  • Instrumentation and data analysis
  • Correlation methods: FCS, FCCS, FLCS, …
  • Imaging methods: FLIM, rapidFLIM, FRET, FLIM-FRET, …
  • STED super-resolution microscopy
  • Single molecule microscopy

Course            10th European Short Course on “Time-resolved Microscopy and                                          Correlation         Spectroscopy”

Date                March 6-8, 2018

Location          WISTA Campus, Berlin, Germany

Contact           PicoQuant GmbH, Kerstin Wicht